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Release Engineer - 18579 at HII-Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Inc.

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description:

HII – Mission Driven Innovative Solutions Inc. (HII-MDIS) provides mission-critical engineering and technical service to Information Technology, Federal Civilian, and National Security, Aerospace & Defense and International government and commercial customers at over 100 locations worldwide.

HII – MDIS is currently seeking a Release Engineer to work out of their Fairfax, Virginia office.

Duties and Responsibilities (to include but not be limited to the following):

  • Provide day-to-day administration, scheduling and support for assigned program/portfolio

  • Develop new and maintain policies, procedures, and guidelines for program/portfolio administration

  • Maintenance of existing and creation of new documents for all sections of the team

  • Coordinating

    • Application team

    • Project Managers

    • Developers

    • Testing teams

    • Build teams

    • Business

    • Management

  • Logging/tracking/managing issues and resolutions

  • Maintain build and release calendars/schedules for the portfolio

  • Maintain VersionOne and ALM for the portfolio

  • Create and maintain Change Requests from ServiceNow

  • Facilitate releases during business hours and off hours

  • Environment Management

  • Maintain metrics and content reports for the client

  • Facilitate meetings

  • Maintain version control of the code repository ensuring the branches are merged into the trunk properly

  • Escalations as needed

Qualifications and Experience:

Required –

  • B.​S.​ in Computer Science, Business or related major

  • 5+​ years of DevOps or a Combination of Change, Release, Configuration, Build and Knowledge Management.

  • Experience with AWS Applications

  • Experience in Agile and Waterfall Environments and Methodologies

  • Experience with Change Management Tools such as ServiceNow

  • Experience with Version Control Systems such as SVN or GIT

  • Experience with Jenkins

  • Experience with Agile tools such as VersionOne

  • Effective time management skills.​

  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment

  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Understanding of SDLC, especially the interaction of Release, Change, Configuration, Environment, Knowledge and Build Management

  • Demonstrated skills in the areas of critical thinking and problem solving

  • Works well in a distributed group environment

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills including listening, oral and written presentation of idea

  • Comfortable working in a dynamic, highly-communicative team environment

  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Visio, Project, Outlook etc.)

Preferred –

  • ITIL v3 Foundation Certified

  • AWS Certified

  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

  • Experience with Microsoft SharePoint


  • Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

  • Must be able to obtain and keep a USPS Sensitive Clearance

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, have a Green Card or EAD and have been living in the U.S. for at least the last five years

  • All candidates will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and drug screening per HII requirements.

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