Configuration Controller

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Rail Jobs and Transportation

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  • Salary:

    Up to £420 per day

  • Contact:

    Rail Technical Team

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Morson International are looking to recruit a Configuration Controller to join a large Rail Signalling Client based in Manchester.

You would be responsible for capturing, controlling and releasing configuration information for Systems, Hardware, Software and Firmware at all stages of the lifecycle. Ensures Configuration data and documents relating to various stages of the lifecycle is related, valid and fit for purpose at all times.

The Configuration Controller will create and distribute a variety of configuration management information describing the configuration status. The Configuration Controller will use and administer various CM tools in order to perform the processes.

The Configuration Controller shall ensure the consistent application of the principles of configuration Management, as defined by Chorus 2.0, across the project and/or product, from bid through to the in-service support and disposal phase. In particular the Configuration Controller shall:

  • Records configuration baselines and provides status on identified gaps or omissions.
  • Translates the decisions of the Configuration Manager into the tool as needed.
  • Be the Configuration management tool (PLM) expert and provide support to the project/product team.
  • Ensures the integrity of technical data, attributes and validity throughout the life cycle based on specific businesses.
  • Responsible for verification of the completeness of technical data internally and externally.