189483 - Configuration Analyst 3
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Redondo Beach
$84.59 to $105.74 DOE
18 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Configuration Analyst 3 for an opportunity in Redondo Beach, CA.

Serves as liaison between project CDM, Program Office, Customers, Engineering IPTs, Line Management, Integration / Test and Flight on-orbit operations
Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

Roles & Responsibilities:
Perform Systems Engineering Configuration Data Management (CDM) activities as part of a program team. General CDM industry principles for program execution including but not limited to:
1. Configuration Management Planning / Sustainment
a. Support the development/maintenance of a program CM Plan and associated CM operating procedures.
b. Interface with our customer, suppliers & various internal spacecraft Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to develop/maintain core CM principals/processes
c. Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals.
2. Configuration Identification
a. Implement & enforce spacecraft/ground support hardware identification as well as traceability requirements from design to production through integration & test
3. Change Control Management
a. Participate in Technical Review & Configuration Control Boards by supporting cost/schedule assessments of Engineering Change Requests (ECRs) with program stakeholders
b. Perform CM Program Release by reviewing & approving program data for adherence to CM policies & contractual mandates
4. Configuration Status Accounting
a. Track & maintain ECRs and Variances through their lifecycle from initiation, IPT assessments, Board disposition & design / hardware incorporation
b. Develop metrics to assess the health of CM processes & report results/actions to various levels of leadership.
5. Configuration Verification
a. Verify approved changes are successfully adopted into technical baseline requirements as well as hardware products for in-house as well domestic/international suppliers
6. Data Mgmt.
a. Facilitate CDRL/SDRL process by coordinating with program stakeholder’s deliverable schedules, 'look-ahead' reports & enforce customer on-time submission milestones.
b. Develop & maintain CDRL/SDRL schedules, track CDRL/SDRL action / disposition & provide Disapproval Functional cause code metrics.
c. Coordinate customer deliveries with Contracts
d. Track CDRL/SDRL status using Enovia deliverable tool process

• Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university and 6 years of CDM experience OR
• Master’s degree and 4 years of CDM experience

Bachelor's Degree.
School must be accredited.

5/40 work week

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Max Cameron
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x242 or (800) 927-9318 x242

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.