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Configuration Manager - Technical Assurance


Balfour Beatty
Location: Birmingham
Job type: Permanent
Category: Management Jobs
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Configuration Manager - Technical Assurance


Job number: BBV00817

Company/Division: HS2

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, West Midlands, Birmingham


Contract type:

Permanent

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About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Configuration Manager to join our team to work in Birmingham.

Role Purpose:

Responsible for leading the BBV technical assurance from a configuration management perspective of maintaining the configuration management plans, associated management processes and production of the configuration status reports.

What you'll be doing

* Implement an integrated technical assurance management system in line with all other information requirements.
* Ensure BBVs team manage and fulfil technical and contractual requirements, including environmental minimum requirements in the aspects of configuration management.
* Work in accordance with the BBV Design Management Plan, BBV Technical Assurance Management Plan and BBV Information Management Plan.
* Training of BBV Team to the processes related to configuration management
* Monitor, support and audit and improve the application of the configuration management processes.
* Oversee the performance of the BBV Design and Engineering team configuration management progress and output quality.
* Work as a team with BBVs technical assurance and certification and information management teams
* Coordinate on an active basis with other BBV departments including construction as well as BBVs supply chain.
* Work collaboratively with HS2 and HS2 stakeholders

Who we're looking for

* Highly organised with good communication and coordination skills
* Autonomy, Initiative, Productive and Efficient
* BBV behaviours, respecting equality and diversity
* Excellent in spoken and written English (technical writing, etc.)
* Leading teams, people management skills, effective delegation, mentoring and coaching and developing others.
* Ability to anticipate potential quality risks and implement or process preventive measures to limit these risks
* Ability to strike a balance between high quality standards and practicality of site implementation
* Good information management and analytical skills, able to quickly and efficiently seek out the relevant and pertinent points from large volumes of project information;
* Experienced in the use of project information tools and management systems including MS Office and web-based collaboration technologies for project information and process management, such as IBM Doors
* Safety Committed (CSCS card, SMSTS or similar)

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2's Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all - living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people's personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

About us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.

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Configuration Manager - Technical Assurance


Job number: BBV00817

Company/Division: HS2

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, West Midlands, Birmingham


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for a Configuration Manager to join our team to work in Birmingham.

Role Purpose:

Responsible for leading the BBV technical assurance from a configuration management perspective of maintaining the configuration management plans, associated management processes and production of the configuration status reports.

What you'll be doing

* Implement an integrated technical assurance management system in line with all other information requirements.
* Ensure BBVs team manage and fulfil technical and contractual requirements, including environmental minimum requirements in the aspects of configuration management.
* Work in accordance with the BBV Design Management Plan, BBV Technical Assurance Management Plan and BBV Information Management Plan.
* Training of BBV Team to the processes related to configuration management
* Monitor, support and audit and improve the application of the configuration management processes.
* Oversee the performance of the BBV Design and Engineering team configuration management progress and output quality.
* Work as a team with BBVs technical assurance and certification and information management teams
* Coordinate on an active basis with other BBV departments including construction as well as BBVs supply chain.
* Work collaboratively with HS2 and HS2 stakeholders

Who we're looking for

* Highly organised with good communication and coordination skills
* Autonomy, Initiative, Productive and Efficient
* BBV behaviours, respecting equality and diversity
* Excellent in spoken and written English (technical writing, etc.)
* Leading teams, people management skills, effective delegation, mentoring and coaching and developing others.
* Ability to anticipate potential quality risks and implement or process preventive measures to limit these risks
* Ability to strike a balance between high quality standards and practicality of site implementation
* Good information management and analytical skills, able to quickly and efficiently seek out the relevant and pertinent points from large volumes of project information;
* Experienced in the use of project information tools and management systems including MS Office and web-based collaboration technologies for project information and process management, such as IBM Doors
* Safety Committed (CSCS card, SMSTS or similar)

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2's Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all - living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people's personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

About us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK's infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We've successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.

Apply Now
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