Configuration Manager/Senior Configuration Engineer

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05 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Senior Configuration Engineer Req ID: 102724BR Location: Harlow Summary of Role: Raytheon UK are seeking a Senior Configuration Engineer to join a key programme within the business. In this role you will be the dedicated CMDM Lead for the programme and will be responsible for planning, developing, establishing and maintaining the configuration of both hardware and software for a multitude of new and legacy systems spread across multiple sites. Main Duties: - To establish and maintain Configuration Management (CM) baselines for both hardware and software across multiple providers - Administer Configuration and Data Management (DM) to ensure compliance in support of allocated company contracts and as required by relevant program security requirements - Create and maintain program Configuration and Data Management plans - Contribute to functional strategy - Interface with all levels of customer and multiple user groups - Administer Configuration Change Control - Issue and control program artefacts - Create, maintain and support program specific spreadsheets, databases, reports and metrics archive, retain and maintain both customer and Raytheon hardware and software artefacts in a suitable DM repository - Create, maintain and store appropriate program historical build data - Execute configuration audits - Customer liaison as required - Maintain program alignment through communication with appropriate program personnel - Establish and maintain an agreed regime for management and customer reviews and reporting on a weekly and monthly basis - Provide functional reviews from a CM and DM perspective as required - Interface with Supply Chain Management and directly with sub-contractor staff Candidate Requirements: Essential: - Ability to manage a complex task involving multiple sites, multiple systems, multiple user and customer interfaces at all levels - Able to integrate and work within a team - Appropriate degree qualification or equivalent - Conversant with Military (DEF STANS), Commercial CM Standards and ISO9001 - Knowledge of CM applied to software development programmes - Working knowledge of CM and DM requirements within the Engineering Development Life Cycle - SC clearance or ability to obtain it Desirable: - Project management skills - Able to work autonomously or as part of a team - Experience working to ITAR regulations - Experience of Process Improvement Initiatives and techniques About Raytheon: Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton. Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Raytheon Career Development: Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role. Standard Benefits: - 25 days holiday + statutory holidays - Contributory Pension Scheme - Life Assurance - Flexible Benefits - Enhanced sick pay scheme Diversity: Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Please also view the Raytheon video: **********************************************
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