Posted: 61 days ago

Configuration Manager

Salary: £0

Location: Marlow

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management


Configuration Manager – Aerospace Industry Our client is a highly successful global aerospace engineering company. They are looking for a Configuration Manager. Note this is a stand-alone role with no direct reports. The role is to be able to set up, configure and roll out configuration management process and tools across the company’s Avionics Communications Business Unit. The individual will ensure that there is robust change management process which may be tailored for a variety of governance levels. The individual will also be apprised of industry best practise in terms of process and tools and be able to steer the Business appropriately in tool selection, process definition, and adoption, as well as interfacing to ERP systems. The individual will also support the creation of data repositories and change workflows for projects, including managing the baselines and generating project metric performance. As a Configuration Manager your skills and qualifications will ideally include: * Ideally worked on several projects in an aerospace product design environment. * Desired education and experience include a Bachelor’s Degree in an applicable science or engineering discipline, or an equivalent level of experience. The key aspects are: * Deep understanding of industry best practise of change management * Experience of adoption of PLM and CM tools * Experience of interfacing to ERP systems * Experience of data control in both design and manufacturing environments for hardware and software items * CI selection process * An understanding of project lifecycles and lifecycle models * Excellent communication skills and ability to work across functions and businesses As a Configuration Manager your main responsibilities will involve: To Provide: * Establishment of new tools and process across a multi-site business * Continuous improvement of change management process * Set up of project databases and support to the generation of metrics * Supervise the establishment of baseline declarations * Support to Functional and Physical Configuration Audits * Document reviews and approvals * Management of document repositories and libraries * Creation of Configuration Plans and conducting Configuration Reviews Keywords – Configuration Manager, Configuration Management, Aerospace, Avionics, Change Management, PLM, CM tools, ERP Systems, CI Selection, Aerospace Product Design, Engineering, Electronics, Defence, Communication Systems GPS, Antenna, DSP, VHF Radar, Electronic Control Systems Configuration Manager – Aerospace Industry Salary – Competitive plus bonus and large company benefits, Flexi Time, 25 days holiday 12% Pension Location – Marlow, Buckinghamshire