Configuration Engineer

Configuration Engineer

Job Title: Configuration Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 17161_1624895315
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2021 16:48

Job Description

Our client are at the forefront of providing supportability services with an unrivalled track record spanning 60 plus years. They a leading supplier of Technical Authoring, Training, Data Intelligence and Integrated Logistics Support services to government and industry clients worldwide.

They are currently looking to recruit a full time Configuration Engineer to join their team working within the Master Records Data Centre (MRDC) team in Lakeside - Portsmouth.

The purpose of the role is to maintain the data within the MOD nominated MRDB (currently SSDD) application against approved source material. The role will include engagement with the Maritime Surface Ship stakeholder community to resolve data conflicts and gaps in provision of the required source material to meet the Configuration Status Accounting Service provision. The role includes ensuring self-management of undertaking tasks against priorities in processing the source data material to meet customer key performance indicators

Responsibilities will include:

*Carry out screening (extract of relevant data) across a range of source material, including drawings, parts lists, specifications, design solutions, etc. and enter/update the data as required to maintain the Ship Fit Definitions on SSDD
*Ensure all tasks both core and new tasks undertaken are conducted in accordance with the project procedures and quality plan, and look to identify efficiency improvements, issues and resolutions.
*Provide assistance to and carry out when necessary (within level of competence) activities undertaken by other Configuration Engineers
*Undertake ship visits to support configuration audits as required
*Ensure when updating SSDD that cognisance is taken of potential impact on all SSDD data interfaces identified in Outputs and interfaces schedule
*Prepare and update process documentation and stakeholder engagement reports where required within your area of responsibility.
*Attend internal meetings when required to discuss and report on progress and issues in your area of responsibility

Essential requirements:

*Knowledge of electrical, electronic and electro-mechanical components and familiarity with manufacturer part numbers
*Ability to make parametric comparisons between parts
*Experience of configuration/Change Management would be desirable

Overview : Configuration Engineer
Location: Portsmouth
Salary: £30-33K plus Benefits

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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 role is a permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.