General Electric Configuration Management Specialist/Engineer in Remote, Ohio
Job Description Summary
A Configuration Management Specialist (aka Configuration Manager) is responsible for actively managing engineering design data throughout a product’s lifecycle in accordance with program requirements. This position will support GE Aviation Engineering Power groups located in Pompano Beach, FL and Bohemia, NY.
In this role, you will assist with providing consistency between the product and its configuration information. Product categories include documents, hardware, software, tools, materials, processes, and systems. Primarily functioning as a change administrator in accordance with the 5 Pillars of CM, this role ensures any changes to product information are identified, approved, verified, and recorded in sufficient detail to produce and support the product throughout its life cycle.
Roles & Responsibilities
Chairperson for Configuration Control Board (CCB)
Process and monitor engineering changes
Evaluate/implement Design & Bill of Material changes & coordinate the introduction of the change within engineering and manufacturing environment
Technical point of contact for day-to-day activities related to processing both hardware and software assets
Provide back-up support for PM / Data Managers for Contract Data Requirement Lists (CDRL) & other CM/DM duties
Monitor and update data in company PDM/MRP environment
Support Physical/Functional Configuration Audits
Support CM Supervisor as required
Travel as required
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or high school diploma with at least 6 years’ experience in a Configuration Management role)
Experience with Windchill Product Data Management (PDM) or other Enterprise data management tool
Prior experience managing commercial and military programs
Able to read engineering design blueprints and schematics
Experience in a Military/Aviation Engineering environment
Clear, concise oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal/ customer service skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to learn quickly and deal with a changing environment
Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance that begins on the first day of employment
Permissive time off policy for newly hired employees
Generous 401(k) plan
Life insurance and disability coverage
This position may be eligible for the following flexible work arrangements (FWA):
- Onsite Preferred. Hybrid work schedule (3 days onsite/2 day remote) or Remote available for the right candidate.
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/2022-10/22-088_EEOC_KnowYourRights_10_20.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes
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