Configuration Manager

Rand McNally   •  

Skokie, IL

Industry: Education


Less than 5 years

Posted 63 days ago

This job is no longer available.


We've moved!!!! We are now located in the Chicago/Rosemont area. Rand McNally is seeking a Configuration Manager to join the Connected Vehicle Software Development team and manage a growing catalog of software and consumer-electronics products. The ideal candidate should have diverse technology background, excellent communication skills, and recent hands-on experience providing software, hardware, and documentation configuration-management support for R&D.



  • Validate and maintain operational control of production systems configuration.

  • Own and participate in planning, identification, control, status reporting, auditing and release, and delivery of products and systems.

  • Perform change control and configuration audits.

  • Manage product releases and ensure they are documented and distributed to meet company-wide needs.

  • Perform software builds and releases using relevant tools (Maven, Gradle, Jenkins, Docker, etc.)

  • Utilize configuration management tracking and version control tools (Git, JIRA, BitBucket) to store, track, and manage software configuration items.

  • Assist in the design and implementation of build procedures to aid in product creation and use.

  • Assist in the administration of source control, build tools, and repositories.

  • Develop or modify CM plans, policies, and procedures.

Capable of using scripting and basic programming skills to solve problems.

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or a related field or equivalent experience in a technical discipline.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Software Configuration Management.

  • Experience working with the following platforms: Android, Web (PHP & Java), and iOS.

    • OS-level experience is a strong advantage!

  • Experience managing multiple concurrent projects.

  • Experience deploying and using configuration management and continuous-integration tools e.g. Git, Jenkins, JIRA, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt, etc.

  • Strong understanding of architecture for continuous integration and deployment, and continuous monitoring.