Configuration Management Analyst IV (Software)

Job Locations US-MD-Landover
Requisition ID
Position Category
Software Engineering / Development / Architecture
Top Secret
Space & Intelligence


Peraton is seeking a technically-minded, detail-oriented Configuration Management Analyst to join our robust Configuration Management (CM) team in Landover, MD. This position is an excellent opportunity for a systems administrator or software engineer looking for an exciting and diverse opportunity. 


Our program provides full life cycle support for a large Information Technology (IT) system for the Department of Defense (DoD). This program delivers full life-cycle engineering support for all system elements including Development (hardware, software and networks), Systems and Security Engineering (Integration, testing and Deployment), Sustainment (Logistics, and field support), Network Operations Center (NOC)/Help Desk, and Government user training support for user community.


In this role you will join an experienced software CM team using Agile/Scrum methodologies to maintain software baselines, create software releases, and perform software installations on workstations, servers, and virtual machines.  


The Configuration Management Analyst will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Use written procedures to perform software builds and create releases for test and deployment.
  • Work with engineers to troubleshoot and resolve build issues.
  • Create and update software build and installation procedures.
  • Assist in automating software builds and installations.
  • Install Linux, Windows, and MacOS operating systems and application software.
  • Assist in software testing activities.
  • Conduct configuration audits.
  • Produce CM reports.
  • Document and update CM processes and procedures.
  • Perform other CM duties as needed.

**This role is required to provide support, onsite, Mon-Fri**


**This program does allow for a flexible work schedule and is walking distance from a Metro station**


Required Qualifications:

  • An active Top Secret security clearance
  • Bachelor's Degree with eight (8)-10 years of experience, Masters Degree with six (6) - eight (8) years of experience, PhD with three (3) - five (5) years of experience; or High-school Diploma/GED with 12  years of experience
  • An active/valid Security+ certification, or equivalent, or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of hire
  • Working knowledge of Linux/Unix command line or some system administration experience
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel) or LibreOffice
  • Proficient in Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desired Qualifications:

  • An active Top Secret security clearance with SCI eligibility
  • Bachelor's Degree with four (4) years of experience, Masters Degree with two (2) years of experience, or High-school Diploma/GED with 10 years of experience
  • At least 2 years of experience as a System Administrator or Software Engineer
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix and scripting such as bash, Perl, etc
  • Working knowledge of Git, Bitbucket, Jira, Ansible, jFrog Artifactory, Subversion
  • Eagerness to learn 
  • Ability to work collaboratively

Salary Range Estimates:


The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.




At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way. 

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$86,000 - $138,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.


An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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