Orbital ATK Careers

Software Configuration Management Lead

Dulles, VA
Information Technology


Job Description

Job ID: SJS20182402-44081

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Perform and/or manage all SCM tasks, including:

  • Developing and maintaining SCM plans, procedures and estimates
  • Developing and documenting the software development and control processes to be contained in the Software Development Plan (SDP)
  • Reviewing and approving the SDP
  • Providing SCM guidance and assistance to project teams
  • Supporting software design reviews - PDR, CDR, TRR
  • Participating in software team status meetings
  • Implementing SCM practices on all flight, ground, and simulation software
  • Administering and improving the automated configuration management tools (Subversion/Razor)
  • Administering and improving the automated problem tracking tools (Trac/Razor/Jira)
  • Reproducing and verifying SW build processes
  • Generating the Software Media Description and coordinating the release with CDM
  • Conducting software and documentation configuration audits
  • Developing monthly metrics
  • Participating in internal/external SCM audits
  • Supporting all SEPG and CMMI related activities
  • Coordinating SCM team tasking
  • Playing a key role in the organizational migration to Atlassian SCM/ALM tools (Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, etc)

Education and Experience

Generally requires BS & 9 years or equivalent combination of education & experience.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Information Technology
Group: Space