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Configuration Manager in Erie, PA at VisionPRO

Date Posted: 8/1/2018

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    Erie, PA
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Job Description

Configuration Manager

We are looking for an experienced Configuration Manager for our client's Advanced Solutions Development Team to support one of their key customers located in Erie, PA. The role of the Configuration Manager is to:

  • Ensure that changes to configuration items are approved and processed so that the integrity of the product baseline is maintained throughout the development life cycle.
  • Manage preparation, justification, evaluation, coordination, disposition, and implementation of proposed engineering changes to affected Configuration Items (CIs) and baselined configuration documentation.
  • Establish and maintain a systematic change management process that regulates life-cycle costs.
  • Allows optimum design and development latitude with the appropriate degree and depth of configuration change control procedures during the life cycle of a system/CONFIGURATION ITEM.
  • Provides efficient processing and implementation of configuration changes that maintain or enhance operational readiness, supportability, interchangeability and interoperability
  • Ensures complete, accurate and timely changes to configuration documentation maintained under appropriate configuration control authority, eliminates unnecessary change proliferation.

Role Description:

  • Work with the Configuration Lead through the configuration, change, release, program management, work flows and process management with minimal direction and supervision.
  • Work with the Configuration Lead to develop and subsequently formalize standard CM methods and tools across all projects.
  • Manage configuration programs to ensure that all proposed and actual changes to program technology and documentation are properly staffed, approved, and tracked.
  • Facilitate development, documentation, and implementation of detailed plans for ensuring configuration control for IT programs, projects, and tasks.
  • Responsible for the successful planning, scheduling, coordination, communication and execution of operational configuration and product definition control item design and changes.
  • Define and enforce compliance with change management policy, process and controls.
  • Facilitate training, coaching and guidance to internal teams, growing change governance best practices throughout the organization.
  • Responsible for maintaining accuracy and control over configuration items within the configuration management framework.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, or a “STEM” field.
  • Must have 7 to 10 years of experience in hardware and software configuration management tools, concepts, and principles including planning and control.
  • Knowledge of implementing CM discipline for the entire lifecycle of systems from initial requirements and capabilities baselines to system end-of-life
  • Must be able to apply configuration management techniques to a wide range of configuration controlled items.
  • Must have strong analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills.
  • Must have knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Must have strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work well with others.

VisionPRO relentlessly delivers top talent to help our clients excel. We have been trusted for 20 years to align the right talent to the right opportunity, expertly solving unique business challenges. From small businesses to the Fortune 500, our clients appreciate our consultative approach, resourcefulness, and fast response to their individual needs.


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