Senior Configuration Engineer

Ref No. EMP454746
Location Edinburgh, Scotland
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Our leading client involved in engineering for the aerospace and defence sectors have an opportunity for a Senior Configuration Engineer to join their Edinburgh facility.


Technical background with experience of Configuration Engineering.

The Job

Key Responsibility Areas:

  • Configuration Management serves to ensure that products and services conform to their requirements.
  • Requirements management serves to ensure that documented requirements are clear, concise and valid.
  • Change management is a closed-loop process for changing released documents and data. These disciplines are a critical part of the Leonardo Integrated Project Teams, meaning you work with a wide range of roles and data to support development, procurement, manufacturing, delivery and upgrade of our products.
  • Your information and configuration management skills will be used across the full product lifecycle: from requirements analysis; through design, procurement and manufacturing; to delivery to the customer and onwards into in-service support.
  • As a Senior Configuration Engineer you will operate in both Change Specialist 1 and 2 domains:
  • Managing the processing of Problem Reports from initiation to final disposition - minimise time to disposition.
  • Managing Trials Modifications to support Problem Report investigations - ensuring results of trials are captured.
  • Managing the processing of Change Requests from initiation to final disposition - minimise time to CRB disposition.
  • Collating the Change Impact assessments from TRB (Technical Review).
  • Supporting the Change initiator and TRB through consultation.
  • Determining if fast track criteria are met and route Change as Fast-Track.
  • Preparing agenda, calling and chairing the CRB (Business Review of change).
  • Setting POE (Point Of Embodiment) & Priority.
  • Determining Change Classification.
  • Implementation Planning and coordination into both the design and physical product.
  • Continuous Improvement activities.

Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications Required:

  • HND qualified or equivalent experience - Forces background is an advantage.
  • Interest in Engineering or Science - you will work with technical data from many areas.
  • Strong Administration Skills with an attention to detail - you are required to a logical mind-set
  • Familiarity with Databases, especially PDM/PLM Toolsets or Information Systems and Data Communication - Confident use of the Microsoft Office suite of applications.
  • MRP Supply and Demand Planning awareness a distinct advantage.
  • CMII Methodology.
  • Due to the nature of our products you must be able to achieve UK Security Clearance (SC) and be authorised to access UK-Eyes-Only and ITAR material.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

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