Senior Configuration Analyst - 28564 in Warren, MI at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 7/6/2019

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    Warren, MI
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Job Description



Position Summary:

Responsible for configuration management and data management of documents, hardware and software baselines, and data. Analyzes proposed product design changes to determine the effect on the overall system.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for configuration management and data management of documents, hardware and software baselines, and data. Analyzes proposed product design changes to determine the effect on the overall system.

  • Responsible for configuration control during product development phase.

  • Ensure configuration identification by reviewing design release documents for completeness, proper authorizations and system updates.

  • Develop complex configuration analysis plans to encompass contractual requirements.

  • Develop and maintains configuration management database.

  • Coordinate with customers and manufacturers to determine a process for change reporting.

  • Prepare deviations and waivers for government approval when specifications cannot be met.

  • Compile audit information. May audit subcontractors inspection or technical document preparation procedure to verify compliance with contract requirements.

  • Prepare written or electronic records of part design change documents.

  • Provide project-level technical support to other staff.

  • Prepare or provides input to engineering analyses, status reports, letters, technical memoranda, briefings, and contract reports.

  • Authorize the release of drawings and changes specified by Program Management and other functional groups.

  • Provide advice and guidance on methods, procedures and requirements to individuals responsible for the creation of documentation.

  • Participate in special studies.

  • Provide guidance to less experienced Configuration Analysts.

  • Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


  • Active Secret Security Clearance

  • Comptia A+ Certification

  • Microsoft Windows 10 Certification

  • General knowledge of multiple CAD software's (CREO preferred)

  • General knowledge of WGM and understanding the interface between WGM/CREO/WindChill

  • General knowledge of WindChill

  • Experience writing SCMM packages for new CAD software installs

  • Experience setting up new networks and setting up computers for new users

  • Experience/ability to train associates on CAD/PDM interface issues and develop SOP's

  • General knowledge of WindChill relationships between parts/drawings and CAD

  • Team player/leader with ability to act as the interface between the CAD team/CM team and WES

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

Education and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in related discipline plus 5 to 7 years of directly related experience or a Master’s degree and 3 years of experience.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 10 years applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.



Diversity Statement


Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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