Senior Cyber Configuration Engineer


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On behalf of our client, we are seeking a Senior Cyber Configuration Engineer to join on an initial 12-month contract. As the Senior Cyber Configuration Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the Configuration Management service to the business. Ensuring all tasks are completed in a timely manner to agreed timelines and quality across multiple projects.

Role: Senior Cyber Configuration Engineer
Pay: £50 per hour via Umbrella
Hours: Monday to Friday
Contract: 12-month contract
Location: Newport
IR35 Status: Inside
SC Clearance: Current SC, UK passport holder only

Task and Accountabilities

  • You will deputise for the Configuration Manager in times of absence and peak loading
  • You will provide cover for the Configuration Administration tasks in times of absence and peak loading
  • You will provide configuration support and guidance to the Cyber Security business
  • You will take ownership of configuration management deliverables for specific projects:
  • Supporting the setup of project baseline structures, master records index (MRI), concessions, change notes
  • Contribute to the project change management plan
  • Support projects with application of specific configuration management procedures necessary to the project delivery
  • Generate configuration status reports and communicate findings to the project
  • Conduct Functional Configuration Audits (FCAs)
  • Conduct Physical Configuration Audits (PCAs)
  • Contribute to change management boards
  • You will work within the guidelines of ISO 9001 / 10007, DEF STAN 05-57, Client’s top-down Configuration Management Guidelines and project specific Configuration Management Plans
  • You will maintain all relevant part number, drawing, document, concession, change, master records index (MRI), serial number and MAC Address registers


  • CM2 Accreditation is desirable but not essential as training can be provided
  • Must have a very methodical approach with good attention to detail
  • Experience in a similar role within the defence sector is advantageous
  • An understanding of the product development lifecycle within electronic manufacturing would be an advantage
  • Computer literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience of documentation management / Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) / Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems is desirable
  • HND / Good standard of education in a related discipline is advantageous

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please send your updated CV to: Ellie Laflain at Line Up Aviation
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