Project Configuration Manager

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Not Specified
Sep 21, 2018
Oct 02, 2018
Job Type
Full Time
Minimum Experience Required
3 years
Manages Others?
Project Configuration Manager-TGQU-USPI01731320




About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology and offers the broadest portfolio in the industry. It covers the full spectrum of rail solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling. The company also provides complete transport systems, e-mobility technology and maintenance services. As an innovation driver, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility. It provides integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.


Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania you will plan, integrate, develop, drive and monitor the application of the BT CM (Bombardier Transportation Configuration Management) process and verify that the change implementation is properly applied and BT CM Principles are rigorously respected according to GRP-016007.

You also will implement the integrity of the BT Configuration and Change Management process and its governance and oversee all functions involved in the Configuration and Change Management process.

In your role you will:
  • Establish the CM network including all involved functions in the Configuration and Change Management process;
  • Identify Configuration and Change Management responsible personnel in all required levels of the organization, within the project team, and ensure that they are adequately trained and empowered;
  • Manage interfaces between Configuration and Change Management process, e.g. by implementing the Change Management process on the projects from day 1, ensuring documentation control (numbering and version control, storage, numbering and naming conventions), and release management;
  • Ensure that related processes, tools, policies and procedures are in place to cover the whole Configuration and Change Management process chain – with agreed transfer mechanisms of data between tools, if necessary;
  • Establish, define and manage Configuration and Change Management deliverables (all functions) including harmonization and reviews;
  • Comply operation of Configuration and Change Management process throughout the project/product lifecycle by the use of KPIs (Key Performance Indicator).
  • Hand-over and coordinate Configuration and Change Management processes, responsibilities and data at the end of key phases (realization, field support);
  • Provide a defined and transparent interface between Configuration and Change Management teams;
  • Ensure proper application of the standard IS tools used.

As our ideal candidate:
  • You hold a University/Polytechnic Degree in any of Mechanical Engineering/Project Management/Business Management or equivalent (e.g. training/education in BT);
  • You are qualified in Configuration Management (CM Expert);
  • You possess the CMIIB certification;
  • You have three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a relevant role;
  • You own profound understanding of Configuration and Change Management (GRP-016007), and how its related processes such as Requirements Mgt, Data Management and Document Control inter-related with the Business processes;
  • You are assertive to ensure all team members do not bypass Configuration and Change Management policies and procedures;
  • You possess expert knowledge in the practices of Configuration and Change Management and in principles of Business Process Management;
  • Experience using all the Configuration and Change Management tools and being trained to a recognized Configuration and Change Management standard will be considered as an asset;
  • You have operating experience in international environment (Europe or overseas);
  • You are fluent in English (both spoken and written).
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

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Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

Job: Project/Program Management
Primary Location: US-PA-Pittsburgh
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting: 21.09.2018, 9:10:28 AM

Unposting Date
21.10.2018, 10:59:00 PM

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