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Job #: R-00073111
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Configuration Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $1000
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

The Leidos Civil Group is seeking a senior level Configuration Management Specialist to join the National Airspace System (NAS) Implementation Support Contract (NISC IV) team.  The position will provide support to the mission and requirements of Enterprise Configuration Management (ECM), AJW-161 as part of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), in their effort to help the Air Traffic Organization (ATO) evolve to a more risk analysis-based, efficient, and responsive service.   The position will be policy focused and located in the Washington DC office.

Anticipated business travel is less than 10%.

Primary Responsibilities

The position will assist the ECM Program Office by updating policies and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to include recommendations for instituting appropriate policy statements for existing FAA management processes.

Duties to include, but not limited to:

  • Evaluating existing CM Policy and providing recommendations for improvement for all CM tenants.
  • Evaluating applicable FAA management systems (e.g., Master Configuration Index Alignment, System Engineering Manual, FAA IT Asset Management, Joint Resources Council, Acquisition Boards, etc.) policies and procedures to identify opportunities for including clear and effective CM guidance to intended audiences.
  • Identifying and recommending metrics to measure the effectiveness of proposed changes against the CM Strategic Plan.
  • Providing data administration support to ensure accurate NCP processing; support Service Area CM coordinators to reconfigure WebCM based organizations
  • Providing problem analysis and requirements recommendations for all WebCM Change Requests
  • Evaluating all requirements in regard to FAA CM Policy and Procedures impact
  • Ensuring requirements affecting FAA CM Policy and Procedures are communicated to the CM Enterprise leadership

Overall CM guidance/consultation for:

  • CM Planning & Management
  • Configuration  Identification
  • Configuration Control
  • Configuration Status Accounting
  • Configuration Audits
  • Information/Data Management

Basic Qualifications:

  • Requires a BA degree and 12 to 15 years of prior relevant experience or a Masters with 10 – 13 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Must have excellent organizational and communication skills and the ability to coordinate with multiple FAA organizations.
  • Knowledge of the AMS Life Cycle Management Process

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous FAA experience with knowledge of current CM policy and FAA Directives Process is highly desired
  • Familiarity with WebCM is recommended

Pay Range:

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 47,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022.   For more information, visit

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