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Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: CONFIGMGR-22_1651221388
Contact Name: Balla J
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description


Leading Managed Services Provider in the Defence Sector require an Configuration Manager

Who will facilitate the client engineering teams to build robust and stable systems by creating and embedding a configuration management plan and a clear set of configuration management processes (including version control) underpinned by a configuration management tool that will automatically manage and monitor updates to configuration data.

The Configuration Manager will have the ability and authority to ensure daily end-to-end delivery of Configuration Management services in accordance with the Configuration Management Plan across all engineering platforms - Development, Test, Performance, Staging and Production (inclusive of hardware, operating system, security and applications).

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Create/update a configuration management plan in timelines aligned to major programmes
  • Establish a clear set configuration management policies/processes, track compliance and resolve / escalate any compliance issues
  • Encode the agreed processes within the configuration management tool
  • Establish the stable configuration baseline and version control processes so that the baseline can be re-established automatically in the event of a configuration error
  • Adopt CI/CD techniques to automate deployment of code changes
  • Manage the day-to-day activities of the process, including establishing priorities and work assignments
  • Facilitate Configuration Management audits
  • Review critical incident outage resolution results and responses and dispositions of failed changes due to Configuration Management System (CMS) related issues
  • Educate and mentor Engineering teams to encourage configuration management efforts
  • Review and approve all changes to the CMS infrastructure/software where applicable
  • Provide and approve all requirements, use cases, user stories, etc. in support of new or improving functionality of the CMS
  • Review and approve all requests for administrator log on credentials / access rights to the CMS infrastructure
  • Review and publishes configuration management information as required.

Please apply via this ad in the first instance or send a CV with covering note or contact me on 07587743762 or

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