Configuration Management Specialist

    • Job Tracking ID: KSTC-22-036
    • Job Location: Wichita, KS
    • Job Level: Mid Career
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 05/05/2022
    • Years of Experience: 5+
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Job Description

Manage and control KC-46 Maintenance Training Systems (MTS) delivered configurations and perform Configuration Status Accounting (CSA) to support the timely update of KC-46 MTS produced baselines resulting from new development, modifications, and improvement activities. 

This will include revision or maintenance of the current validated configurations, including changes originating through the Training System Configuration Working Group (TSCWG) and approved Training System Change Orders (TSCO).

Report and track status of any requested changes to the KC-46 Maintenance Training Systems (MTS), providing data to TSCWG, as a member of that working group.

Report, track and include records of any changes made by the Level of Effort (LOE) staff or separately developed contracts to provide traceability from current MTS baselines back to the MTS’s original baseline configuration.

Use/operate the KC-46 MTS TSSC CM System (Autodesk Vault and Apache Subversion) during sustainment to capture configuration changes and maintain the delivered KC-46 MTS product baseline configurations housed within the TSSC data library as well as administer the file structure and workflows.

Aid Lead Instructional Systems Designer with managing Instructional Change Requests (ICR), delivery of changes to the TSSC and development of TSSC processes and workflows.

Represent the company with customers as the subject matter expert for configuration management of the Training Support Service Center (TSSC).

A bachelor’s degree or direct military configuration management experience:

  • candidate will possess at least seven (7) years of military related experience
  • candidate will possess at least five (5) years of configuration management experience

Experience researching technical material and working flexibly with subject matter experts.

Excellent writing, communication, and analytical skills.

Experience working in a focused, dynamic, fast-paced team environment with accountable deadlines.

Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Strong oral and written communication skills

No clearance is required.

Experience and Skills

Required education

  • BA/BS degree required OR direct military configuration management experience

Required experience

  • Our ideal candidate will possess at least 5 years of military related experience
  • Our ideal candidate will possess at least 5 years of configuration management experience

Required skills

  • Experience researching technical material and working flexibly with subject matter experts

  • Excellent writing, communication, and analytical and instructional 

  • Experience working in a focused, dynamic, fast-paced team environment with accountable deadlines

  • Demonstrated ability in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Experience in hardware and software Configuration Management

Preferred skills

  • Air Force experience - Five (5) years of weapons system related experience providing Configuration Management services

 

 

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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