Criterion Systems


Senior Software Configuration Management

Computer Science

Full Time

San Diego, US

Posted 10 weeks ago

About the Job

Salary - $100000 - $150000/Year


At Criterion Systems, we developed a different kind of business—a company whose real value is a reputation for excellence built upon the collective skills, talents, perspectives, and backgrounds of its people. By accepting a position with Criterion Systems, you will join a group of professionals with a collaborative mindset where we share ideas and foster professional development to accomplish our goals. In addition to our great culture, we also offer competitive compensation and benefit packages, company-sponsored team building events, and advancement opportunities.


Criterion Systems is seeking a mission-focused Senior Software Configuration Manager to support and contribute to our government customer’s success in San Diego, CA. The individual in this position must be a motivated team player that strives for professional and technical excellence in Software Configuration Management.

Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Development of builds, scripts, procedures, and control systems, including source code control and issue tracking.
  • Execute software release and change control functions using the designated SCM Tools in order to ensure software product integrity and meet program schedules.
  • Perform and document all required builds to ensure reproducible and consistent software configuration baselines.
  • Manage Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery/Deployment environment and tool set.
  • Practice agile methodologies in a fast paced DevOps environment.
  • Provide technical guidance and educate team members on development and operations.
  • Facilitate Configuration Control Board activities, including agendas and minutes.
  • Actively participate in CCB meetings with customer and company personnel, as required, to explain configuration status.
  • Develop and generate metrics as related to SCM (e.g., issue tracking counts, lines of code).
  • Establish and enforce SCM Policy on assigned program(s) as set forth in company procedures or project Configuration Management Plans.
  • Contribute to the creation and maintenance of company SCM policies.
  • Prepare and update project SCM Plans and internal work instructions.
  • Participate in company internal and external audits.
  • Experience with software compilation, assembly, and delivery of source code into finished products or other software components.
  • Establishing and administering tool specific source code libraries (Git/Bitbucket), to include software builds, change control (Jira), and release management.
  • Experience in facilitating a software Configuration Control Board (CCB).
  • Knowledge of Software Configuration Management fundamentals.
  • Familiarity with SAE ANSI/EIA-649B Configuration Management Standards.
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration tools (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab).
  • Evaluate SCM systems with the ability to pro-actively identify problems with the process and/or data integrity.
  • Technical writing skills, capable of creating required engineering documentation such as Software Version Description (SVD) documents.


Minimum Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering/technical discipline.
  • 4+ years of related experience or equivalent.
  • Active Secret security clearance.
  • Requires US citizenship status.
  • Salary Range: $110,000 - $157,500 - Depending on qualifications and experience.

 Preferred but not Required:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or similar.
  • Advanced experience and administration of CM Tools (Jira, Git/Bitbucket).
  • Advanced experience and administration of Continuous Integration Tools (Jenkins, GitLab).
  • Experience migrating projects from ClearCase/ClearQuest to Git/Bitbucket/Jira.
  • Experience with Agile Scrum/SAFe practices or Agile Scrum Master Certification.
  • Knowledge of various scripting languages (e.g., perl, shell, python).
  • NDIA Configuration/Data Management Certification.
  • Active Top Secret/SCI Clearance. 

Criterion Systems, Inc. and its subsidiaries are committed to equal employment opportunity and non-discrimination at all levels of our organization. We believe in treating all applicants and employees fairly and make employment decisions without regard to any individual’s protected status: race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, creed, sex/gender, gender identity/gender expression, sexual orientation, physical and mental disability, marital/parental status, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), age, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Posted 10 weeks ago

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