Configuration Engineer (M/F)

  • Localisation : Somerset, Yeovil - UK - South West England
  • Position : Configuration Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Fixed-term contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-10-05
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Job Description

Morson are currently recruiting for a Configuration Engineer to work with one of their Aerospace clients in Yeovil, Somerset. This is a contract role until the end of December 2017 followed by a 6 month extension.


Responsible for the preparation, collation, assessment, recording and maintenance of accurate configuration data associated with the production/In Service platforms. You will provide support to the platform configuration managers. As a Configuration Engineer you will ensure the client\'s internal departments and its suppliers adhere to the company\'s policy and procedures for Configuration Management.

  • Initiate & monitor Change Requests using the company change tool.
  • Preparation of Change Requests and proposals for consideration at Change Evaluation Change Committee, Configuration Change Control and Implementation Boards.
  • Chair or support Internal or customer review boards.
  • Responsible for producing or reviewing the Configuration meeting agenda and minutes.
  • Maintain Change control board action logs/trackers.
  • Produce and maintain weekly/monthly KPI\'s.
  • Prepare and co-ordinate timely submissions of Change Proposal Forms required for Customer approval in accordance with internal or customer contracted process.
  • Provide CM technical support to the client\'s functional areas, to control the modification state of the product and its support equipment.
  • Initiation and co-ordination the submission of Vendor Change Proposals, both to / from Suppliers and Customer.
  • The updating and maintenance of Configuration Status Accounting Records and CM Metrics data.
  • Monitoring of the aircraft production baselines, including the preparation of as built, Configured Items Lists & Baseline Establishment Lists.
  • The preparation of programme deliverables, liaising with Engineering, Operations, Training and ILS departments etc.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships with all other the client\'s configuration management teams.
  • Support company wide CM initiative for CM Processes, tools and procedures.
  • The preparation of Configuration Management Plans
  • Experience in the interpretation of engineering drawings and manufacturing planning methods.
  • Engineering qualification or equivalent related experience.
  • General knowledge of aircraft systems.
  • Knowledge of configuration management processes and principles (i.e. Def Stand 05-57, EAI 649 & ISO 9001)
  • Knowledge of project management practices.
  • Good IT and communication Skills.
  • Capable of working on own initiative

Required profile

  • Start date :
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • References : 134282DLO_1507194734
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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