Change & Configuation Manager

Job Ref: 56106
Sector: Aviation
Date Added: 09 March 2018
  • München, Bayern, Germany
  • Competitive
  • Jenna Johnson
  • 01329 227000

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Requirements, Configuration & Change Manager - South East Germany

Job Type: Full time, Permanent

Salary: €Competitive (Paid through German PAYE tax system)

Our client is a start-up Aviation company based in Germany and due to continued success, they now seek a Requirements, Configurations and Changer Manager to join their team based in Germany.

You will lead the implementation of a new requirements management system and the rollout of changes to the PLM system, ensuring compliance with DOA requirements where needed.


  • Manage the writing and checking of requirements by working closely with the systems engineers and other stakeholders, working to ensure completeness and verifiability.
  • Specify, design and implement new processes and/or systems e.g. PLM systems.
  • Ensure that our configuration management processes and systems meet EASA DoA requirements.
  • Engineering change management end to end: collect change requests, lead evaluation and accept/reject, ensure and confirm execution.
  • Ensure that data in the PLM system is accurate and complete.
  • Monitor and ensure process compliance with respect to configuration control, requirements and change management.
  • Manage modifications by efficient bundling of changes.
  • Provide guidance to system owners and the supply chain on configuration control, requirements and change management.
  • Work on ad hoc projects as and when necessary.

Experience and Skills:

  • An Engineering-related degree.
  • Min 5 years experience in configuration, requirements or change management of physical products in aerospace required.
  • Understanding across all 3 fields (configuration, requirements, change management) with a particular depth in one area.
  • Experience of building and/or leading a team.
  • Ability to lead configuration management to achieve creative solutions.
  • Thorough knowledge of Siemens Teamcenter and/or Polarion desired.
  • Understanding of Lean principles as applied to business processes.
  • Knowledge of EASA Design Organisation Approval requirements.
  • Target-oriented, driven workstyle with analytic problem solving skills required.
  • Fluent English language skills are essential, fluent German would be beneficial.

For more information, please contact Jenna Johnson at Carbon60 Global in Exeter on 01392 420613 or

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