Configuration Manager - CADM

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  • Location:

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £60 - £65 per hour

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    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months +

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Configuration Manager - Configuration & Data Management

+ 12 month contract

+ Stevenage based but some remote work available

+ £65 per hour - Inside IR35

Key Skills

Config Management


Job Summary

The Principal Configuration Manager will be responsible for Major Project CADM (Configuration and Data Management) activities and staff and the role will include the following main tasks -

Lead and develop a Configuration Management and Documentation Team across business units and sites for the project.

Ensure all Project Configuration Processes CCB, ABCL, CIDL (etc.]. as required) are maintained, in collaboration with the Project PMO Team and the local CADM Team Leader.

A Principal Configuration Manager may also be assigned to several projects and is expected to act as a team player in a shared workload environment within the CADM functional requirements and associated processes.

Act as a focal point for Configuration Management for projects/sites.

Support transnational Process and Tool Improvement activities as required.

Occasional overseas travel may be required.

Documentation may cover ITAR data (eligibility to handle ITAR is mandatory for this role) some projects may require classified data handling higher security clearance may be required and will be managed by local Team Leads.

Key Responsibilities

Day to day management of the configuration status of the Project.

Managing the Project(s) workload and highlighting any perceived adjustments that might be required to the Local Team Lead or Department Head.

Leading and managing Configuration and Documentation team members assigned to the project.

Working closely with the Customer and Project ensuring the requirements are maintained without additional cost or impact to Project or Customer.

Internal and external document/data management.

Process and Control Project RFD/RFW, including reporting.

Manage CCB activities and PDM tool administration as required.

Creation and control of metadata.

Creation and management of relevant structures in PDM tool, across all domains affected.

Support & train project end users for all Configuration and Document issues.

Develop processes & tool improvements to deliver efficient business solutions within and without Projects


Full Configuration Management knowledge in -

Configuration Identification

Configuration Structures (Assembly / Product etc.)

Baseline Management

Change Management

Status Accounting


Previous experience of file/data management tools (Adobe, FTP, Nero…….)

Previous experience of Product Data Management tools (Windchill, Teamcenter….)

Fluency with MS Office Tools/GSuite tools

Aerospace/Space Engineering background preferred

Minimum 7-10 years Configuration Management experience in a technical or data management environment

Experience of working with Customers in a CM Liaison role

Desirable -

Experience in a sensitive data environment advantageous