BAE Systems Senior Configuration Manager in El Segundo, California

Job Description

BAE Systems Inc. is seeking a Configuration Analyst to join our team of diverse GPS Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) experts. The GPS SE&I Team provides specialized engineering, analysis, operations support and subject matter expertise to the GPS Directorate in El Segundo CA. The team also provides systems engineering and analysis services to include system development, enterprise and system architecture, acquisition, testing, operations and sustainment support for existing and new capabilities. Finally, team members provide an enterprise perspective for identification and review of risks and risk mitigation plans and work to institutionalize systems engineering best practices across the GPS Directorate. Major duties of this position include:

  • Support Air Force Global Positioning System (GPS) Program Office s Systems Engineering (SE) Configuration Management (CM) in support of creating/managing the GPS specification and interface control documents.

  • Reviews specifications, and interfaces to determine documentation and material requirements, ensure compliance with engineering specifications, and to ensure engineering changes reflect latest requirements.

  • Analyzes proposed changes in product design to determine effect on documents such as specifications, Interface Control Documents (ICDs) and ensures all documents have required approvals.

  • Compiles release packages ensuring all documentation is present.

  • Notifies appropriate departments of any new or updated data. Maintains audit trails. Researches and resolves inconsistencies with change request records.

  • Plans and coordinates preparation of project documentation, such as Request-For-Change (RFC), production specifications and schedules, and contract modifications, to ensure customer contract requirements are met

  • Reviews contract to determine documentation required for each phase of project, applying knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes

  • Analyzes proposed changes to the Technical Baseline to determine effect on overall product and system

  • Establishes change request and prepares for change authorization and documentation

  • Reviews and analyzes released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering

  • Manages discrepancy reports resulting from test activities

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor s degree

  • Current Secret Security Clearance

  • Minimum of 10 years relevant experience

  • Strong collaboration and teaming skills

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Demonstrated ability to lead a diverse group of stakeholders

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Information or similar degree

  • Aerospace industry experience

  • Familiarity and experience working with DoD acquisition organizations

  • Familiarity with Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS) for requirements development & maintenance

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we dofrom intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That s BAE Systems. That s Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit and follow us on Facebook:

Senior Configuration Manager


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