Engineering Change & Configuration Engineer

Orion Electrotech
40000.00 - 46000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP46000/annum
21 Jan 2019
18 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Engineering Change & Configuration Engineer
Benefits: Private Healthcare, 25 day holiday (+ 8 days bank hols) Pension (with life assurance) + ongoing personal development
Dynamic, rapidly expanding design, development and manufacturer of hi-tech products incorporating ground-breaking new technology have an unrivalled opportunity for an Engineer with experience of Bill of Material (BOM) control and engineering change management to play a pivotal role supporting the shape and direction of the function moving forward within their smart new manufacturing facility.
As Engineering Change (BOM) & Configuration Engineer, you will be responsible for ensuring changes in the bills of materials (BOMs) are accurately reflected and sustained whilst supporting the parts release and engineering change process for some of their latest products.
Your role will be varied and require you to interface not only across Design & Development but also Manufacturing Engineering and supply chain, sitting in on design reviews to ensure that configuration management activities are included and any agree changes are reflected in SAP and BOM correctly assigned.
This is a key role utilising your Engineering change expertise and will allow you to input in to the function and grow the role as the function and company continue to rapidly expand.
Key accountabilities as Engineering Change & Configuration Engineer will include:
Working closely with design and engineering change planning teams, project, CAD Engineering and supply chain teams to ensure that any agreed design and configuration is mirrored within the BOM
Seek to identify changes required to the MRP / SAP systems for production builds
Participate in technical design reviews to ensure configuration management issues are addressed
Manage the configuration management process and monitor engineering changes
Administer system changes on SolidWorks
Utilise your high level of PC literacy to export BOM's into MS Excel to analyse the data utilising tools such as pivot table, VLOOKUP and other analytical tools.
Maintenance of master data in SAP
And other work to support Engineering Projects teams and MRP team with quality and accuracy of data within SAP
To succeed in this role you will be a tenacious engineer, ideally HNC/D+ or degree qualified in an Engineering / or related discipline with experience of Bill of Material (BOM) control and competence in database management and data analysis, as you will be comparing data and performing comparisons across different database systems.
High level of MS Excel essential, working knowledge of SAP or similar ERP / MRP systems and BOM control / engineering change management within a manufacturing / engineering environment.
In return, you will be rewarded with a varied, highly autonomous role as part of a professional, team focussed environment with real career progression and on-going development opportunities.
Please contact Alison Kemp for further details or apply via the link
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