Job Description

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  • Herndon, Virginia, USA
Configuration Manager

Key Role:

Leverage expertise in the configuration management (CM) processes within planning, design, implementation, testing, and release phases of a developmental and operational systems life cycle for both hardware and software. Identify configuration items (CI) and implement change control, configuration status accounting, and configuration audits. Participate in review boards and process change proposals and enforce change management requirements. Work on a team to create and maintain software, hardware, and documentation configuration baselines, including development, testing, and production. Modify CM plans and procedures tailored to the complexity and scope of the developmental or operational system. Implement CM disciplines for the entire life cycle of systems from initial requirements and capabilities baselines to system end-of-life. Interact with engineering, development, testing, cybersecurity, support, and help desk teams daily to capture change requests and maintain authorized baseline configurations for lifecycle support. Track all problems and changes in product documents and software and report changes, and control standard operating procedures and configurations. Interface with vendors and other contractors to forecast changes to hardware and software configurations and facilitate distribution to development, engineering, and cybersecurity teams, as necessary. Use or recommend automated CM tools to support the implementation of CM policies and procedures. Conduct quality assurance on all CM developed and deliverable products, manage and input information within CM and logistics tools, and generate consolidated reports reflecting hardware, software, and logistics information. Work individually on CM tasks or projects to ensure project completion, implement or enhance and maintain a CM database to provide streamlined operations and maintenance, and implement declarative state CM via commonly used CM tools to manage and maintain artifact repositories, cloud infrastructure, containers, networking components, servers, and other physical devices as necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience using CM tools
  • Experience chairing or contributing to a change control board (CCB)
  • Experience streamlining CM processes to maintain a robust process with continuous improvement to speed up the process
  • Knowledge of CM standards
  • Top Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet, Terraform, Chef, and AWS Config
  • Experience with Agile software development
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows Operating Systems, VMWare, or Linux Servers
  • Experience with Commercial Cloud Enterprise or Cloud services, including AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Possession of excellent organizational skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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Grow With Us 
Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms. 

A Place Where You Belong 
Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 
Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home. 

Your Candidate Journey 
At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $67,700.00 to $154,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees. This posting will close within 90 days from the Posting Date.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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