Configuration Manager

Job Title: Configuration Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra CBD, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH44233_1585177607
Contact Name: Rhys Lewis
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2020 10:06

Job Description

Based in the ACT, our client is seeking a highly experienced Configuration Manager to join growing organisation that prides itself on its products and technology. The systems they create are highly technical in nature incorporating a variety of designed, tested and manufactured inhouse systems. These systems are designed to carry the attributes required for the end user. These systems are exported worldwide and are created to be adapted to a customer's requirements including their environment.

Due to the complex nature of the technology, the Configuration Manager is critical for successful delivery to a vast variety of customers both locally and internationally. The successful applicant will be responsible to liaise with numerous internal and external stakeholders to ensure that the product performs as per requirements and is functional in all aspects including sub-systems.

Apply now if you have the following:

  • Highly experienced in Defence Configuration Management systems
  • Experienced in Engineering Review boards
  • Must hold CERT IV or Higher in Certified International CM
  • Previous experience working CM roles across military hardware projects.
  • Understand the correlation of product lifecycle, reliability and cost
  • A track record in developing and setting CM baselines and the capture of information relating
  • Maintaining stringent CM systems and tools
  • A technical background in engineering / systems engineering or related discipline
  • Strong communication and relationship management skills (critical)
  • Applicant MUST be an Australian Citizen to apply and meet ITAR compliance

Applicants with Configuration Management experience across the full project lifecycle in complex Defence related projects are strongly encouraged to apply. Extensive experience in Defence hardware mechanical/Electronics/Systems Engineering projects is highly regarded.

I can't understate the importance of this role to our client, these are kinetic systems designed to protect the warfighter. Candidates must have a high degree of experience in hardware within Defence; aerospace, maritime and or land to apply.

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To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Rhys Lewis on 02 9492 7538 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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