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Senior Configuration Management Engineer

Senior Configuration Management Engineer

Job Title: Senior Configuration Management Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newport, Wales
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12980_1513856162
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email: james@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: December 21, 2017 11:36

Job Description

Our client are looking for an Configuration Management Engineer on a permanent basis.

Our client are a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems.

Purpose of Position

Working within an Agile environment your role will be to deliver the Configuration Management processes behind the CM plan and ensure implementation across or clients diverse programmes of work.

Working with the CM Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the Configuration management process and procedures are deployed. You will act as a focal point for CM knowledge and ensuring the associated configuration and product data management application is used.

The successful candidate will gain hands-on experience working with other engineers on the team to progressively develop technical, interpersonal and team working skills that are fundamental to the business and provide guidance and leadership for more junior engineers. The candidate's capabilities will increase through both on the job experience and or clients commitment to continuous professional development.


Main responsibilities will consist of but not limited to:

*Ensure baselines are configured, managed and released in line with programme and customer expectations
*Manage the Configuration Change Management Process
*Management on change on a daily basis
*Attending change Management Boards
*Progressing Change Workflows
*Promote consistent use of the CM toolsets and provide support to users
*Ensuring releases and build processes are accurately documented and reported through the approved toolsets
*Compilation of Configuration Status Accounting
*Supporting Release Control Points
*Managing Bills of Materials
*Support Product and Programme Audits as required

Essential Skills & Abilities:

*You will have Experience of working within Configuration Management or Engineering Change
*You will have a strong Technical awareness of engineering applications and understanding of systems/product engineering lifecycles and phases
*Flexibility to adapt to a changing environment
*Ability to read/understand technical documentation and analyse to a degree sufficient to support CM activities

Configuration Management Engineer
Newport, South Wales
Salary: D.O.E

Keywords: Configuration Engineer, Design Engineer, Quality Engineer, Configuration Control

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.