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Configuration Management (CM) / Data Management (DM) Lead

**Job Description**

The Opportunity

Join BAE Systems' Air & Space Force Solutions and be part of a diverse and enthusiastic team that solves some of the world's most complex technical challenges. For the fourth consecutive year, BAE Systems was named among the Salt Lake Tribune's "Top Workplaces" by our employees, earning special distinction for providing a healthy work-life balance for our valued employees. We work very hard to ensure this is a great place to work!

There is never a dull moment on this strategic effort, a cornerstone for the Nation s security! The Sentinel (formerly Ground Based Strategic Deterrent [GBSD]) program will replace the aging Minuteman III (MMIII) Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM), the first of its kind in over 50 years. The MMIII missile fleet was fielded in the 1970s and some of components date back to the 1960s. The Sentinel program is considered a mega-project and one of the most complex in the history of the Department of Defense. The new Sentinel weapon system acquisition effort brings the newest digital engineering tools and Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) practices to meet existing warfighter requirements, while having the adaptability and flexibility to affordably address changing technology and threat environments through 2075.

The Role

BAE Systems is looking for an experienced Program Manager to lead the Configuration Management/Data Management (CM/DM) efforts in support of the Sentinel Integration Support Contract (ISC). The CM/DM Lead will be responsible for the following:

+ Serve to establish and implement an integrated configuration and data management for the program in a complex digital engineering environment, engaging in many ad hoc activities required to ensure streamlined CM/DM processes for the program

+ Collaborate across all functions within the program to incorporate CM/DM concepts, techniques, and requirements

+ Communicate frequently and build positive rapport with the Government customer and senior leadership

+ Facilitate internal and external meetings to support the program and represent CM/DM in working groups or control boards

+ Identify and mitigate CM/DM risks

+ Provide solutions to complex problems that are consistent with the program's digital engineering objectives

+ Identify opportunities for change and champion needed changes within the program

+ Develop mechanisms for monitoring metrics and for intervention and problem solving within the team, management, and government customers

+ Knowledge of, and skill in, the use of principles of negotiation as required to reconcile diverse opinions that can arise from conflicts

+ Participate in process improvements initiatives and implement more effective procedures

+ Provide leadership and mentorship to a diverse integrated team

Who You Are

You are an experienced and skilled leader, willing to meet challenges fearlessly and balance mission priorities across your team while successfully maintaining personnel and customer relationships:

You thrive in a fast-paced environment

You are a collaborator and love working with a greater team to further the organization's higher-level goals and objectives

You are a visionary, you are able to think outside the box and implement new and creative ideas

You are customer-oriented and always try to anticipate the customer s needs and work hard to exceed their expectations


Why Utah? You ve got to see it to believe it! Utah is an amazing state with diverse geography, a unique culture and an exceptional quality of life. We are located north of Salt Lake City at the foot of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. The area offers an incredible range of outdoors pursuits across the seasons including hiking, climbing, hunting, fishing, camping, boating, mountain biking, and world-class skiing at resorts that hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics. The state is home to five amazing National Parks and an easy drive from two more; Grand Teton and Yellowstone. The Salt Lake City area offers a vast array of cultural activities and businesses including professional sports teams. It is a western states hub for world-class, cutting-edge medical and health care. The Salt Lake International Airport is modernizing and offers easy, direct access to just about anywhere in the world.

Additional Information

Pursuant to Government contract, this position requires US Citizenship status.

This position is only located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah, due to the special-access classified working environment and is not conducive to regular telework or remote schedules.

Recognized as a Top Workplace in Utah for four years in a row. Join an extraordinary company culture and the winning team to success this year and for years to come.


**Required Education, Experience, & Skills**

+ Bachelor of Science (B.S.), or Master of Science (M.S.), degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related engineering or STEM field from an ABET accredited program

+ 10 years of experience with configuration management (CM) or data management (DM), or 8 years of experience with Master s degree

+ Demonstrated ability to build positive rapport with a Government Customer

+ Experience in understanding, creating, and managing sound processes

+ Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance with Special Access Program (SAP)NOTE: The criteria for granting clearance is set by the US Government.

**Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills**

+ Current Secret Clearance or higher, with Special Access Program (SAP)

+ Knowledge or previous experience with Air Force Operations and acquisition programs

+ Previous experience with AF Configuration Management/Data Management processes

+ Previous experience with Minuteman, Peacekeeper or Submarine based ICBMs

**Configuration Management (CM) / Data Management (DM) Lead**


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Configuration Management (CM) / Data Management (DM) Lead

Full time
Hill AFB, UT

Published on 10/15/2022

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