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  • Location

    Southampton

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Security Cleared

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £41.97 - £48.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Simon Page

  • Contact email:

    Simon.Page@morson.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 707 1516

  • Job ref:

    184091SPP_1611593409

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-02-24

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Client:

    ClientDrop

Configuration Engineer

Southampton - 12 month contract - Pay rate £48.50 p/h Ltd or Umbrella or £41.97 PAYE including holiday pay

This role is for a Configuration Engineer based in Southampton.

The role includes reviewing customer CM & PDM requirements; identifying applicable Technical, Physical and Procedural controls and defining associated requirements; authoring Configuration Management plans; conducting, documenting and managing configuration control boards where required and helping to develop and manage robust product design and build standard control.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • Managing CM related activates required by the company PDM system (Team Centre)
  • Definition of Configuration requirements derived from Customer requirements, Company requirements and emergent properties of the design.
  • Liaising with all areas of the business on project CM related issues.
  • Producing CM related metrics at project level to feed into CM at a functional level.

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

  • Highly skilled in the knowledge of CM Management & Planning activities.
  • Fully versed with the requirements of international CM & experienced in the development of such through interaction with customers, partners & suppliers
  • Configuration Identification: Highly knowledgeable in configuration identification arena. Able to establish & apply configuration identification activities. Capable of generating & communicating the project requirements in line with the project need
  • Configuration Change Management: Highly knowledgeable in configuration change management.
  • Able to represent CM and run a CCB to confirm the business impact of proposed changes, & at international CCB to present company decisions.
  • Capable of managing conflicts in business change decisions
  • Configuration Status Accounting: Knowledgeable in managing the CSA activities & understanding the importance and need for verifying requests for CSA reports.
  • Capable of defining & managing partner & subcontractor CSA information, analysing the information & supporting the production of metrics & KPI requirements
  • Configuration Verification & Audit
  • Reporting Skills
  • Demonstrate Honesty & Integrity
  • Not afraid to challenge IPTs& Senior Management on CM& PDM related issues
  • Able to acquire new technical knowledge on the job with strong multitasking skills
  • Excellent Communication & Presentation skills
  • Strong & pragmatic problem solving approach

Additional information:
Please note all candidates must be capable of gaining a UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level).