Configuration Engineer

Configuration Engineer

Job Title: Configuration Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Up to £30000 per annum
Reference: 895306_1541004174
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2018 16:42

Job Description

Do you have knowledge of aircraft configuration control requirements? Do you have a general knowledge of an aircraft design & build process? If so, we are looking for a Configuration Engineer to join a leading Aerospace organisation.

Your main duties will include the Configuration Management of one Work Package within the Wing structure and/or wing systems perimeter for various air related programmes. Change management and associated integration with trans-national teams, RSPs and Suppliers and control configuration management data definition vs. Change specification

About the Role

*Drive a product change through initialization, evaluation, investigation and implementation (Mod closure) to meet identified milestones/deadlines
*Consolidate change documentation in order to meet decision gates and milestones
*Establish Configuration baselines which are clear, valid and in control
*Establish and maintain Target and Industrial configurations.
*Ensure proper decision making by involving relevant actors in the validation of Mod dossiers.
*Ensure that change control information is readily available, documented in official tools and presented in an appropriate form to allow project steering and decision-making.
*Support to resolve delta 0 and delta 1 gaps in the CCMD process
*Provide Configuration Status Accounting services (Status Reports, Mod Standards).

You will have the following experience:

*Have a general overall knowledge of an aircraft design and build process.
*Have a general knowledge of aircraft configuration control requirements and procedures.
*Have the capacity to work autonomously and to deliver results to demanding timescales.
*Be fluent in English and have good communication skills
*The ideal candidate will have served a recognised engineering apprenticeship, preferably in the aerospace industry; will be educated to HNC or equivalent standard

Ideally you will also have the following

*Generic Configuration Management principles
*Airbus drawing / part number and modification procedures
*Product Data Management system (PRIMES 3)

Configuration Engineer/ Change Coordinator
Competitive salary

You must have right to work in the UK for this position

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Role

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