Configuration Management Specialist - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   contract

United States



Bowhead is looking for a Configuration Management Specialist to support the Small Arms Weapons Systems Division throughout all life cycles for all projects and sponsors within the division. The Configuration Management Specialist will serve as a JXNL Branch Configuration/Data Management specialist with overall CM responsibility for hardware, software and documentation.

Responsibilities will include:

• Ensuring the four disciplines of CM (Identification, Change Control, Status Accounting and Audits) are followed throughout the life cycle of Configuration Items (CI).
• Execution of workload utilizing internal division/branch policy, methods and tools to provide effective and efficient control of data shall be commensurate with NSWC Crane data management principles, our sponsor tasking and resultant data deliverables including the capability to manage contractor data in support of our sponsors and projects.
• Being a supporting member of various Improvement Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).
• Responsible for the control and management of data prepared or reviewed by division personnel and contractor data used in support of division technical projects.
• Supporting all project personnel and be fundamental to division/branch level tasking for all sponsors and projects and their resultant hardware, software and data deliverables.
• Reviewing technical manuals for errors and inconsistencies, will be called upon to recommend and make corrections as well as track all updates and revisions.


In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date.

• Bachelor's Degree and at least three (3+) years of relevant experience is required, however an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered for the highly qualified candidate
• Prior experience supporting NSWC Crane is highly desired
• Provisioning and technical writing experience preferred
• Advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
• Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts
• Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to obtain a security clearance at the Secret level, however candidates who currently hold a Secret level clearance are encouraged to apply. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.

Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (

UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting. Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.

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