Software Configuration Analyst [2021-16]

Combined Orbital Operations, Logistics and Resiliency (COOLR)

Infinity, an exceptional and growing small business, is looking for an experienced cleared full-time software person in the California Bay-Area for MILSATCOM mission software support in Sunnyvale.

The software development team needs your experience and skills in managing the processes and configuration management of their products. You will support all phases of software development, providing configuration management services and helping improve software processes and capabilities.

The most important aspect of our mission is keeping protected band satellite communications 100% available for US military users worldwide, from soldiers and marines on the ground, to worldwide command centers, to strategic USAF airborne platforms, to US Navy ships across the seven seas. The warfighters’ mission success is the measure of our success.

Infinity people are dedicated to mission success, doing it right the first time, not afraid of taking initiative to go above and beyond to get the job done, and love working for a company that puts taking care of you above all else. This contract is in year two of ten option years, offering long-term position security potential.

Your typical day

• Provide support at all phases of software development from early development to final production and delivery of software product

• Implement/maintain configuration management services including configuration automation

• Review existing configuration management practices and recommend refinements, improvements and enhancements

• Perform or support basic system administration, system backups, troubleshooting & configuration management

• Prepare software releases, tracking defects and reporting directly to management

• Monitor and report adherence to software processes

• You will find personal satisfaction in the satisfaction of the customer and success of the warfighter

You’re Good At

• Analyzing software process management data, identifying problems, devising solutions, and clearly communicating recommended improvements

• Software configuration management processes, practices, and tools

• Understanding software and database development tools, processes, and practices, legacy and modern

• Working and communicating as part of an integrated team of military, civilians, and contractors from various companies

• Digging deep to find the right answers

• Constantly learning and growing

• Working with only a virtual direct supervisor presence (at least at first)

• Holding and keeping a Secret security clearance (mandatory requirement)

• Being part of a close-knit small business family

Also Great to Have

• Possess basic skills and familiarity of system administration, data management, and system backups, and knowledge how these support the software development process

• Experience in complex satellite system software and database baseline releases

• Experience with configuration management tools IBM ClearCase/ClearQuest, or comparable tools

• Experience in data management, scheduling, tracking and working with data repositories.

• Evangelizing Infinity’s reputation and capabilities to help grow our presence in the SF Bay area

• Understanding the military’s satellite communications missions and operations

• Experience, military or contractor, working with military satellite communications missions, especially in a cleared operational environment; commercial satcom experience also valued.

• A degree in a STEM field, or relevant equivalent experience

• Desire to grow your skills and career with our growing company

If you pique my interest, we will call to schedule a virtual interview. If you are a great candidate, we then submit your resume to our customer for consideration. They will select a few candidates for an interview with the technical lead and hiring manager, then make their final selection(s). At that point I will make you an excellent offer to join the team.

All experience levels are considered. Even if you do not check all the boxes, if you possess a great combination of transferrable experience and a strong drive to learn whatever else is needed to succeed, do not hesitate to apply. Just make sure your resume clearly shows how your other experience can apply to this position to make it easier for me.

If this position is not for you but you know someone who might be great for it, please let them know!

Relocation assistance available

A degree in a STEM field, or relevant equivalent experience


Sunnyvale, CA

Current DoD (or transferrable to DoD) Secret or higher

Approx 1 Apr 2021

U.S. Citizenship is required. An Equal Opportunity Employer. Please visit the Equal Employment Opportunity link below for further information.
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