Configuration Manager

Job Locations US-MA-Bedford / Hanscom AFB
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(7/3/2024 10:07 AM)
Requisition Number
# of Openings
Configuration/Data Management


Configuration Manager


Be the Difference


Astrion offers comprehensive services that boost preparedness, optimize performance, and ensure success across various domains, from Cyber to Digital, Mission and Systems, servicing our nation's Civilian, Defense and Space communities. We support customers with Centers of Excellence in Washington DC, Huntsville, AL and Burlington, MA with an additional 36 locations across the U.S.


Astrion has an exciting opportunity for a Configuration Manager  for the EPASS Contract supporting the Air Force.  Contractor shall provide Configuration Management personnel that will provide
Configuration Management (CM), Quality Assurance (QA), requirements analysis, risk management, and software engineering support services IAW the program’s configuration management plan, AF SEAM configuration management processes, program development/sustainment contracts, and PMO practices. Activities will vary depending upon the current activities of the program/system, scope of the current development/sustainment cycle, and other corporate and program initiatives. Contractor personnel must have progressive experience in managing configuration of software, engineering documents, design drawings, engineering changes and notices, and planning/conducting design audits to enable government ownership of the program technical baseline.



LOCATION:     Hanscom AFB

JOB STATUS:  Full Time




  • CM experience within the DoD environment
  • Experience performing hardware and software configuration audits
  • Experience performing the technical administrative activities necessary to manage CM tools for inventory control, version control, data duplication, and media labeling.
  • Experience producing release notes and CM reports
  • Understanding of the configuration change control process, the role of the CCB, and change control documentation
  • Experience performing baseline administrative activities for multiple environments
  • Experience developing briefings for management
  • Understanding of all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Ability to enter and manipulate data in a database (i.e Lifecycle Management Process, Microsoft Access, Sharepoint)
  • Secret Clearance and U.S. Citizenship required for all applicants
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and up to three years of experience in the respective technical/professional discipline being performed OR, five years of directly related experience with proper certifications as described in the PWS labor category performance requirements.


  • Provide CM of all relevant program artifacts
  • Archive acquisition documentation
    Review and analyze the weapon system development/sustainment contractor’s CM program and data deliveries for accuracy, completeness, and compliance
  • Maintain CM files including configuration identification, change control, and status accounting records
    Implement CM plans
  • Record Configuration Control Board (CCB) approved changes
  • Participate in cross-functional change control boards to evaluate proposed changes
  • Review and analyze proposed changes to ensure operational and sustainment capabilities are not adversely affected by the changes
    Review the CCB membership list for currency and completeness
  • Support engineering assessments
  • Prepare for, conduct, and/or support major audits such as PCA/FCA
  • Record and maintain assessment and audit findings, minutes, and action items.
  • Report the weapon system development/sustainment contractor’s data delivery status
  • Support pre- and post-contract award data reviews
  • Review and analyze of the weapon system development/sustainment contractor’s conformance to CDRL requirements
  • Process Government and weapon system development/sustainment contractor correspondence
  • Support the establishment of work flows
  • Track data item deliverables and responses
  • Support development/sustainment of paper and automated archival systems of all covered documentation
  • Work closely with program management, systems engineers, quality managers, draftsmen and design/manufacturing engineers in an integrated product team environment
  • Develop and administer configuration management plans
  • Maintain design traceability and integrity
  • Convene and manage change boards
  • Assist the Government with configuration control for Electronic Records Management (ERP) and IT systems. This shall include configuration planning, data analysis, maintenance of configuration documentation and data, and maintaining inventory/configuration status
  • Manage configurations of software, engineering documents, design drawings, engineering changes and notices, and plan/conduct design audits. The Contractor must have skills and experience necessary to work closely with program management, systems engineers, quality managers, and design engineers in an integrated product team environment.
  • Support the review boards via meeting attendance and capturing meeting minutes including the CCB
  • Track Change Requests and Discrepancy Reports /Problem Reports
  • Ensure integrity of the baseline including major releases, minor releases, patches, and software maintenance
  • Provide QA checks on system baselines
  • Support licensing tasks and packaging and delivering of software to users
  • Maintain the CM library and software repository.
  • Manage and control product baselines
  • Recommend and document comprehensive configuration management plans for software, hardware, firmware, and peripherals for IT systems
  • Analyze data and prepare plans and briefings in support of software-driven systems
  • Perform studies and monitor effectiveness of CM plans to identify potential and existing problems and make recommendations for resolution
  • Audit and review IT system configurations
  • Control the configuration of IT systems
  • Assist the Government in developing and administering CM plans; maintaining design traceability and integrity; convening and managing change boards; and preparing for and attending major events including, but not limited to, Technical Interchange Meetings, Preliminary Design Reviews, Critical Design Reviews, PCAs, FCAs, and CCBs

What We Offer

  • Competitive salaries
  • Continuing education assistance
  • Professional development allotment
  • Multiple healthcare benefits packages
  • 401K with employer matching
  • Paid time off (PTO) along with a federally recognized holiday schedule

Who We Are


At Astrion, we innovate, elevate, and shape the world of tomorrow. At our core is our purpose to “Be the Difference”. This means we encourage our employees to take action and be the driving force for positive change. We foster an environment where innovative solutions flourish and our company continuously evolves.


We have a culture of care, empathy, and making a tangible difference within our organization and communities. We embrace continuous learning, growth, and innovation, and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We promote collaboration and empowering our teams is at the core of our success.


Join Astrion and Be the Difference in your career and the world!


Astrion is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.




"Oasis Systems EPASS HB Division"


Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed