Configuration Analyst

£45k pa + Fantastic Company Benefits
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

TitleManufacturing Configuration Analyst
Business AreaMissiles and Fire Control
Vacancy TypePermanent
Hours Per Week37.5
CountryUnited Kingdom (UK)

Business Environment: Our client is a rapidly changing, dynamic part of a larger organisation with both domestic and international customers. It consists of three business areas focusing on Vehicles, Special Projects and Mission Support, which provide a variety of products and services to the MoD and other customers including the Warrior CSP, Scout and support to the Land Environment Air Picture Provision capability. With a significant percentage of their revenue being subcontracted to key partners and suppliers, the Sub-contracts function is fundamental to business success. We are looking for talented individuals with demonstrable experience in delivering complex, high value, critical components and services from suppliers. In return, we can offer an exciting and challenging career path.

Programme: SCOUT
Specific Job Description: Reporting into the Manufacturing Configuration & Standards Manager, shall be responsible for maintaining configuration control of hardware manufactured on site for one or more Programmes within the Ampthill organisation.
Tasks shall include but is not limited to the following;

*Tracks the configuration of the as built standard of a manufactured assembly produced in accordance with command media and contractual requirements.
*Ensures the timely creation of an As-Built Record for an Assembly
*Supports in the undertaking of Product Configuration Audits (PCA)
*Supports the generation of End Item Data Packs.
*Ensures robust controls are in place within the Manufacturing Business System (SAP) to ensure configuration control of manufactured parts is appropriate.
*Supports the control of Manufacturing Process Change
*Maintains and reports Key Performance Indicators with respect to Manufacturing

In addition the Manufacturing Configuration Analyst shall also have responsibility for ensuring all configuration controlled documents produced within the Manufacturing organisation are suitably controlled and are in accordance with defined standards.
Tasks may include but is not limited to the following;

*Creation of Standard Templates / Gold Standards of Documents
*Technical Author activities / tasks in support of the Operations Engineering team
Creation of Standard Operating Procedures from existing Manufacturing Data Packs

Functional AreaAmpthill - Manufacturing

Required skills, qualifications and experience*Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of a broad range of Configuration Management processes and acts as an advocate of these principles within assigned Programme.
*Tenacious individual who can govern configuration control principles in challenging Programme environments.
*Has the ability to appropriately interact with all levels of the organisation
*Is familiar with document types utilised to define and document a Manufacturing process

Has experience in defining and governing document standards
Desired skills, qualifications and experienceA high level of SAP experience / knowledge is highly desirable

Equal Opportunity Statement: our client recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Salary / Rate / Package£35-50k

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