National Aerospace Solutions, LLC


Configuration Management Specialist - NFAC - 859

Location: Moffett Field, CA
Date Posted: 04-26-2018
Job Title: Configuration Management Specialist - NFAC - 859

Grade Level: 33

National Aerospace Solutions is contracted by the United States Air Force to operate and maintain the world’s largest wind tunnel at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA.  The National Full-Scale Aerodynamics Complex provides the United States with the capability of performing ground-based aerodynamic and acoustic experiments at speeds from static to nearly 350mph on large-scale and full-scale aerospace vehicles and components.  This complex includes a 40- by 80-foot Wind Tunnel, and an 80- by 120-foot Wind Tunnel. 

Job Summary:
The successful candidate will work closely with the engineering staff to direct the configuration management of facility systems and test articles at the National Full-Scale Aerodynamics Complex (NFAC). 
Job Duties:
  • Administer and ensure the integrity of the configuration management database.
  • Develop configuration management processes and procedures compliant with AEDC standards and industry best practices.
  • Perform/facilitate internal/external audits to verify conformance standards.
  • Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team to accurately implement the change request process through which engineers create or modify drawings and documentation.
  • Provide work direction and guidance to configuration management staff to assure completion of assigned tasks and other duties.
  • Provide daily support to the engineering staff by organizing, archiving, digitizing, and retrieving drawings and documentation.
  • Interface with NASA Ames Engineering Documentation Center to retrieve historical drawings and documentation.
  • Provide training in the principals, policies, and procedures of the configuration management system to the engineering staff.
  • Occasional project management of facility upgrades.
  • It is a condition of employment to wear company issued PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) in accordance with supervisory direction and company policy.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate’s degree in Engineering and a minimum of 5 years experience in configuration management.
  • B.S. degree preferred.
  • CMII or similar certification preferred.
  • Experience administering a Configuration Management database.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD and MS Office.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Project Management experience highly desirable.
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Due to Air Force Security requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required for employment at AEDC.

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