Configuration Control and Data Management Support

Required Start Date

within 3 months



Technical Requirements

Our Customer requires support in the area of Configuation Control and Data Management

  • Configuration Management: Concept Evaluation, Development and Design
  • Configuration Verification and Validation
  • Technical and Organizational Activities
  • Implementation, maintenance and operation of processes and methods to ensure completeness and coherency of the various baselines and change records required.
  • Verification of completeness and correctness of each proposed Change Record.
  • Configuration Status Accounting
  • Configuration Monitoring
  • Configuration Auditing
  • Providing overall software configuration policy for daily activities for development, integration, testing and fielding systems
  • Ensuring appropriate standards of documentation and management control for promotion of software releases from one environment to another
  • Ensuring key stakeholders are kept informed of the progress and the state of software deployment activities, either to internal environments or to the field
  • Administering and maintaining source code control environment
  • Administering and maintaining defect and enhancement tracking environment
  • Maintaining documentation describing system requirements for all build systems
  • Designing and implementing repeatable processes for software deployment, internally and externally
  • Overseeing and certifying documentation of all release and installation procedures
  • Serving as a champion and subject matter expert for SCM best practices
  • Promoting and maintaining a high level of professional discipline in the SCM process
  • Preparation and Participation in CCB/CRB and MRB
  • RFD and RFW Tracking
  • Action Item Tracking and Report Preparation/Completion

Academic Requirements

Applicants for this post should have a university degree or equivalent qualification in physics or engineering and professional experience in spacecraft operations. Relevant experience in the application of ESA Standard ECSS-M-40A and ISO10007:1995 is highly desirable.

Specific Requirements

Candidates are expected to demonstrate excellent organizational and communication skills, good practical sense and be able to work effectively in a team environment. Customer oriented workstyle is a must.