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Release Engineer

Req #: 243931
Location: Herndon, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Clearance Required: TS/SCI with Polygraph

Job Description

What You’ll Get to Do:

CACI is seeking fully cleared, dynamic technical professionals to join our TETRA program in the Northern, Virginia area.  TETRA is an Enterprise IT Program that supports and protects the IC mission.  The program is a portfolio of hundreds of projects funded by numerous customers providing Engineering and Sustainment services for a Global Information Technology Enterprise.  As a team, we architect, develop, engineer, maintain, and provide continuous sustainment of enterprise-level communications in support of the customer’s mission worldwide.  We also provide secure, reliable, and cost-effective enterprise-class data center hosting services, in which we develop, integrate, and maintain.  Be a part of something greater than yourself and make a lasting impact at CACI.

More About the Role:

CACI’s Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sector is seeking a Release Engineer who will manage the build and release process for software developed on an enterprise network.  This includes tracking software efforts targeted for a build and ensuring the software is included in the release, as well as working closely with developers and engineers to ensure build processes are followed.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to learn and perform other engineering-related tasks through close coordination with our talented engineering team.

Your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Deploying software, including mobile

  • Managing version control

  • Resolving software and SCCM issues

  • Generating and maintaining documentation

  • Contributing to continuous delivery cycle

  • Implementing DevOps Release Management best practices

  • Staging, piloting, and deploying new software releases to the production environment and adhering to the established change control process

  • Identifying and fixing discrepancies during the staging and piloting process prior to roll-out

  • Ensuring software being changed is traceable and secure, and only authorized and tested software versions are deployed

  • Coordinating with internal and external team members to ensure software is configured and implemented correctly

  • Designing and implementing efficient procedures for the distribution and installation of changes to a production baseline

  • Ensuring master copies of software are secured in the configuration management database

  • Recommending process improvements to include standard operating procedures

  • Conducting preliminary checkout of software builds, troubleshooting issues, and working with team members, as needed to achieve issue resolution

  • Generating and maintaining software build procedure and release documentation

  • Providing technical guidance in systems build engineering techniques and automated support tools

  • Performing monthly patches from Microsoft for workstations, servers, and applications

  • Troubleshooting and fixing SCCM client issues

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Experience with the following:

    • Configuration management for desktops, including Microsoft System Center Configuration (SCCM) 1909 or higher

    • Microsoft Windows Server 2016 or higher

    • Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policy Object (GPO)

  • Strong working knowledge and extensive implementation experience with Microsoft Windows OS builds, diagnostic troubleshooting, scripting, and software management

  • Experience with PowerShell

  • Understanding of computer languages

  • Analytical thinker

Candidate must have one of the following:

  • 10 Years of job related experience and High School/GED diploma

  • 8 Years of job related experience and Associates degree

  • 4-7 Years of job related experience and Bachelor’s degree

  • 3 Years of job related experience and Master’s degree

  • 2 Years of job related experience and Doctorate

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Familiarity with DevOps-Centric Release Management

  • Understanding of configuration management best practices and tools

  • Experience with build and release automation

  • Detail-oriented skills

  • Strong communications skills

  • Time management skills

  • Good customer service skills

  • ITIL Certifications

Work Hours:

  • Core hours: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Work Location:

  • Herndon, VA

What We Can Offer You:

- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.



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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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