Configuration Controller

  • Location

    Crawley, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Security Cleared

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  • Salary:

    £35.00 - £37.00 per hour + Ltd

  • Contact:

    Simon Page

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

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Configuration Controller

Crawley - 4 month contract - Pay rate £35 to £37 p/h Ltd

We are looking to recruit a Configuration Controller to work for our client, a market leader in the aerospace and defence industry. You will be working on a UAS project from the Crawley head office and should have a proven background of working in a complex and controlled engineering environment.


  • To Identify, capture and release design & technical information.
  • Ensures Configuration data and documents relating to various stages of the lifecycle is related, valid and fit for purpose at all times.
  • Create and distribute configuration management information, describing configuration status.
  • Creates and maintains build intent records.
  • Captures and stores build actual records.
  • Performs gap analysis on build intent and build actual information.
  • Supports the design change control process (internal & external).
  • Creates and maintains Configuration Status Accounting and Configuration Items Lists records.
  • Supports PCA & FCA.
  • Supports the Project/Bid Configuration Manager with Planning, Mgt, Audit and Assessment activities when requested.
  • Retains or archives technical information when required and ensures the security and future availability of the information for the organisation.
  • To support a pro-active, 'can-do' attitude within the Function and encourage innovative thinking.
  • To Administer and provide user support to the project/product team with respect to the PLM tool (Teamcentre) and CM processes.
  • To support the maintenance of configuration management metrics.


  • Proven ability working in a configuration control / configuration management function.
  • Background of working in a complex engineering environment (defence / aerospace desirable).
  • Familiarity with PLM tools, use of Teamcentre would be desirable.