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Date: Apr 13, 2018

Location: Silver Spring, MD, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 17120 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Lead Configuration Specialist to join our team in Silver Spring, Maryland (US-MD), United States (US).



We are looking for a for a Configuration Management lead to support the program's System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) group performing Operations & Maintenance for the National Weather Service.

The role requires familiarity with build processes, especially within a Linux environment using tools such as GIT, Jenkins and Redmine.

General Duties:

  • Lead solutions and activities in continuous integration and build.
  • Chair the Change Control Board and track actions based on established procedures.
  • Manage Release branches
  • Build release rpms and binaries.
  • Backup of release related assets.
  • Responsible for making minor to moderate improvements of processes, systems or products to enhance performance
  • Communicates with parties within and outside of own job function, including but not limited to other areas of SDLC  as well as the  customer


Desired Skills :

  • Experience working within a Linux environment, specifically Red Hat Enterprise Linux
  • Experience with Jenkins, GIT and Redmine tools
  • Experience with Agile process and methodologies.
  • Experience maintaining and updating technical documentation.
  • Experience creating and modifying custom RPMs
  • Building C/++ and Java software via command line or Eclipse (ANT) as well as automated build processes via Jenkins.

Basic Qualifications:

-6 Years experience within Linux environment

-3 Years experience with Jenkins, GIT or Redmine

- Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 100,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 85 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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