The Boeing Company Quality & Configuration Management Practitioner in Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Boeing Defence UK is seeking to employ a Quality Management Systems and Configuration Management Practitioner to work within the BDUK Information Systems (BIS) Assurance team predominantly in support of the Staffordshire Blue Light Services (SBLS) Programme

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Lead the development, tailoring and implementation of the BIS CM and Quality Management plans and policies to ensure compliance with all relevant standards.

  • Develop a CM approach consistent with the standards applicable to the programme and ensure reflected in plans and procedures. Develop a compliance matrix to ensure compliance state can be monitored.

  • Plan population and management of the CMS and ensure regular housekeeping.

  • Ensure that changes to the configuration management methods and processes are properly approved and communicated

  • Proposes/agree interfaces with change management, problem management, network management, release management, computer operations, logistics, finance and administration functions

  • Design Implement and Maintain ISO9001-2008 / 2015 and BS11000-2010 Certification. Support these standards as necessary in other BDUK Information Systems Programmes such as the Support Chain Information Systems (SCIS) Programme and support future successful bids in the BIS space. The implemented systems must interface with the BDUK Quality Managers ISO9001 Certificate

  • Facilitate external Surveillance and Re-Certification Visits with the chosen BDUK Certifying Body (currently Lloyds Register for Quality Assurance)

  • Proactively engaging with both internal and external stakeholders using collaborative working good practice under a Partnering Charter

  • Capturing, recording and disseminating associated Management Information using BIS approved processes and toolsets such as IGRAFX and BURN Sharepoint

  • Liaising with the PMO, Risk and Continual Improvement Team to collaboratively support key processes such as After Action reviews and Contract Plan Reviews.

  • Managing ISO Standards transition as and when required for SBLS in collaboration with the Customer and BDUK Quality Manager

  • Providing key Management System Information to the BDUK Quality Manager as required

  • Quality Assure Adaptive changes against the Project Delivery Method for SBLS Project Managers

  • Support to the BIS SEIT Manager as required / directed

The successful candidate will work collaboratively within the SBLS and other IS Programme environments, working closely with a wide range of functional staff, including engineering, product support, supplier management, commercial and finance

Education and Experience:

  • Preferably educated to Degree Level or similar in a technical subject

Working knowledge of, and experience at implementing:

  • ISO9001 Quality Management systems

  • ISO 10007 Quality Management Systems – Guidelines for configuration management

  • Alignment of Quality Management Systems against schedule, cost and technical/performance targets

  • Collaborative Working under a BS11000 Framework

  • Must have experience of working in a multi-disciplined team, preferably within a central government sector

  • Requires expertise and experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project and Visio

  • Qualified to ISO9001 Internal Audit and preferably Lead auditor with a recognized training body

  • Auditor Training in BS11000 with a recognized training body

  • ITIL V3 Foundation Trained and Passed

All information provided will be checked and may be verified.

Please apply asap for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.

Important information regarding this requisition: This requisition is for a locally hired position in the UK. CANDIDATES MUST HAVE CURRENT LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK IMMEDIATELY IN THE UNITED KINGDOM. BOEING WILL NOT ATTEMPT TO OBTAIN IMMIGRATION AND LABOR SPONSORSHIP FOR ANY APPLICANTS. Benefits and pay are determined at the local level and are not part of Boeing U.S. based payroll.

PLEASE NOTE: The successful candidate will be expected to undergo a SECURITY CHECK/CLEARANCE

Job: *Quality Systems Specialist

Organization: *Boeing Defence United Kingdom

Title: Quality & Configuration Management Practitioner

Location: GBR-Staffordshire-Stafford

Requisition ID: 1700003566