Tech Data Configuration Management

DCS Corp
Sterling Heights, Michigan
Dec 06, 2023
Dec 10, 2023
Position Type
Scientist, Data, Technician
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Military Ground Vehicle Configuration Management:

This position is an entry level to mid-level position in support of DCS's Ground Vehicle System Center (GVSC) Technical Data Management (TDM) team customer.

Candidate serves as a Configuration Management (CM) Technical Analyst responsible for maintaining the configuration for military ground vehicles, vehicle systems and associated technical documentation. As a member of the TDM team, duties include CM planning, configuration identification, configuration change control, configuration status accounting, configuration auditing, and configuration release management and managing/updating the Bill of Materials (BOM).

Essential Job Functions:

Supports organizational activities in the Configuration Management (CM) effort and performs CM activities associated with configuration identification; change control; release management, status accounting, physical and functional configuration reviews and audits. Participates in CM planning, policy implementation and CM Plan development at the Program level.

Enters and records data supporting parts, drawings, CAD, and other configuration management artifacts into the PDM system and releases the information to the program engineers for their review and concurrence for release.

Reports on CM activities and maintains status accounting records; conducts process audits; works with management to identify and resolve issues; supports the established Change Control process, participates in process improvement initiatives, organizes and supports Configuration Control Boards (CCB).

Adheres to CM plans, processes and procedures to ensure artifacts are identifiable and maintainable. Maintain configuration control of acquisition products and data, as well as tracking configuration changes. Coordinating and supporting development and processing of Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs), Engineering Release Records (ERRs), and Requests for Variances (RFVs).

Oversees and manages Engineering Change workflows, ensure released package integrity, maintains/ensures integrity of CM databases and assists with preparing and conducting Physical Configuration Audits and work package artifacts.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. citizenship is required.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.

An Associate's Degree with 4 years of experience or a High School Diploma and 10 years of experience.

Must have strong skills with Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and databases).

Must have good analytical and problem-solving skills.