Configuration Engineer

  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Marine and Shipbuilding

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  • Salary:

    £0.00 - £26.25 per annum

  • Contact:

    Daniel Aspinall

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Role Overview

Role requires a depth of support engineering and propulsion system knowledge to the Hunt Re-Propulsion Project (HRPP) in order to meet the required support programme. The successful applicant will be involved in and be knowledgeable in conduct system analysis, planning maintenance activities, producing repair plans, resolving complex design problems and investigating technical issues. They will Co-ordinate with engineering, commercial and supply chain teams to ensure all aspects of the transitional support arrangements are delivered against contract and business requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the delivery of the transitional support arrangements of the system installed under the Hunt Re-Propulsion Project (HRPP)
  • Responsible for maintenance planning of HRPP systems and equipment
  • Conduct systematic reliability analysis to identify required design changes (to address safety, availability and maintainability issues etc.)
  • Assist with the development of all required defence lines of development (e.g. Training, Technical Publications, Maintenance Schedules etc.)
  • Support to HRPP Electrical & Mechanical Engineers as required ·Establish and maintain effective relationships with stakeholders including Ships Staff, Navy Command and MoD Desk Officers
  • Support the HRPP Lead Engineer to conduct Lifecycle Management Reviews and comply with Operating Framework (i.e. policy & process)


  • Project & Engineering Management tools & techniques
  • Awareness of interfacing processes in Engineering, Supply Chain and Commercial
  • Knowledge and experience of various support solution models, experience of managing and/or delivering equipment support ·Experience of MoD/Customer management