• Location: Dulles, Colorado
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #1899

Title: Satellite System Configuration Analyst Level 3/4

Location: Dulles,VA

Clearance: TS/SCI

 

Company Overview:

Cornerstone Defense, in partnership with our military, intelligence, and civil government customers, supports U.S. operations worldwide through the use of many different types of satellite, launch, and cyber technologies. We develop space-based solutions that protect our nation, enhance the lives of our citizens, and directly support the warfighter. Cornerstone supports a full range of missions from navigation and communication to remote sensing. We are a leader in spacecraft development, deployment, and mission support. In an environment of limited resources, Cornerstone provides our customers with agile and innovative solutions that achieve the highest level mission performance.

 

Responsibilities:

The Configuration Analyst supports Configuration Management activities of the Satellite System Division’s Civil/Commercial Satellite, and National Security System business units.  The Configuration Analyst performs several essential functions of the CM department. 
 

In this role you will:

  • Analyze and enter hardware part information into the material management system Costpoint
  • Control and release drawings an documentation using the Product Data Management (PDM) system Windchill
  • Be responsible for analyzing draw change requests and understanding the baseline configurations and next higher assemblies
  • Work closely with the CM staff, engineering, flight assurance, and program office personnel to ensure that all CM processes are adhered to when carrying out the above job duties
  • Other CM activities as directed by configuration management staff

Required Skills:

  • Broad knowledge of hardware Configuration Management Systems in an aerospace and defense environment
  • Broad knowledge of drawing types and engineering drawing practices
  • Strong skills in database use and data entry
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture
  • TS/SCI Security Clearance

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applying Configuration Management requirements and concepts related to change effective a plus
  • Experience in using Windchime PDM a plus
  • CM experience in a manufacturing environment

 

Level 3 v 4 Breakdown

Level 3

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 6 years of hardware Configuration Management experience in an aerospace and defense environment, or 4 years of experience with a Master’s degree
  • Practical experience with the following concepts
    • Configuration Identification
    • Configuration Change Management
    • Configuration Status Accounting
  • Experience with PDM systems
  • Experience with material management systems, Costpoint a plus
  • Literacy in Microsoft Office Suite
  • US Citizenship with an active TS/SCI Security Clearance

Level 4

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 10 years of hardware Configuration Management experience in an aerospace and defense environment, or 8 years of experience with a Master’s degree
  • Practical experience with the following concepts
    • Configuration Identification
    • Configuration Change Management
    • Configuration Status Accounting
  • Experience with PDM systems
  • Experience with material management systems, Costpoint a plus
  • Literacy in Microsoft Office Suite
  • US Citizenship with an active TS/SCI Security Clearance

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employment
Cornerstone Defense is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive working environment for all employees and to upholding diversity in our recruiting and hiring processes. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, age, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

 

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