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Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BJ-ConfigMgr_1641899516
Contact Name: Balla Jaigopal
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description


Leading Managed Services Provider in the Defence Sector is looking to hire a Subject Matter Expert on Configuration Management to support the Project. Experience Person who is currently in a Configuration Management Role or has been in the recent Past

Rate: Inside IR35

Duration: 6 Months contract.

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).

The manager will:

  • Develop/Own the configuration management strategy
  • Build a configuration management plan based upon the strategy and in timelines aligned to major programmes
  • Establish a clear set configuration management policies/processes, track compliance and resolve / escalating 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
  • Reviews critical incident outage resolution results and responses and dispositions of failed changes due to CMS related issues
  • Educate and mentor Engineering teams to encourage configuration management efforts
  • Review and approves all changes to the CMS infrastructure/software where applicable
  • Chair the Configuration Control Board (CCB) and enacts changes as directed
  • Provides and approves all requirements, use cases, user stories, etc. in support of new or improving functionality of the CMS
  • Reviews and approves all requests for administrator log on credentials / access rights to the CMS infrastructure
  • Reviews and publishes configuration management reporting.

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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