Raytheon UK

Configuration and Data Analyst (Administrator)

Raytheon UK
United Kingdom, Harlow
07 Mar 2019
29 May 2019
Job Type
Job Title: Configuration and Data Management Engineer
Req ID: 116464BR
Location: Harlow

Summary of Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an individual with an Engineering background to enrich their career path by developing and growing knowledge in the area of Configuration and Data Management.

As a Configuration and Data Management Engineer you will support the continued growth and development of the Configuration Management and Data Management team across multiple business areas. You will be an integral member of the CM Functional team performing an important and pivotal role within the Engineering function.

The main responsibilities within this role will see you administer, maintain and support the business areas, pertaining to Configuration and Data Management. This will include planning, development, establishment and maintenance of hardware, software assets and other artefacts including documentation across a multitude of new and legacy systems at multiple business areas and multiple sites. You can expect to expand the knowledge that you already possess by becoming an exponent in the use of invaluable techniques and using corporate tools in the control of a wide range Company Assets. Professional Configuration Management is critical to Raytheon's continued success and as such, this role provides good opportunities for personal development including Professional Accreditation.

Main Duties

  • To understand and assist in the successful delivery of the CM and DM requirements for any given contract, including Security requirements, in compliance with: RSL Standard Processes and practices
  • To understand and become conversant with National CM standards eg Def Stan 05-57, EIA 649, ISO 10008, ITIL etc
  • Assist and subsequently undertake the creation of CM and DM Plans
  • Create and maintain Basis of Estimates(BoEs) and Estimates at Completion(EACs) based on Raytheon 'Best Practice' where possible
  • Assist and administer Configuration Change Control to capture programme historical build data, including an understanding of the company PDM tool
  • Administer the control of both customer and Raytheon hardware, software and documentation artefacts in a suitable Data Management repository in accordance with Raytheon Policies and Procedures
  • Assist in the maintenance of baselines through the Engineering Development Lifecycle and into the 'In Service' phase of any given programme
  • Review, control and release programme artefacts to support business requirements
  • Establish a communications network to establish programme alignment as well as CMDM functional management
  • Maintain various program specific spread sheets, data bases and reports, relating to CM and DM in support of Business and Customer requirements.
  • Maintain both customer and Raytheon documentation and Software artefacts in the specified Data Management repositories
  • Review and modify existing Raytheon processes or create new processes where necessary
  • Undertake a Raytheon Six Sigma Project

Candidate Requirements

  • An Engineering qualification
  • A willingness to learn, retain knowledge and ultimately become a Subject Matter Expert
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • PC literacy including Windows
  • Current or eligibility to obtain SC level security clearance


  • An understanding of Configuration and Data Management
  • An understanding of the Engineering Development Lifecycle
  • Good communicator both written and verbal
  • Self-motivated attitude, able to work functionally or within a busy business area
  • Confident to work on own initiative with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work as part of a team

About Raytheon

Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.

Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I TM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon

is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Raytheon Career Development

Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits

  • 25 days holiday + statutory holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
  • 6 times salary 'Life Assurance'
  • Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme's
  • Enhanced sick pay scheme
  • Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
  • 37 hour working week with an early finish Friday. Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
  • Canteen facilities available at Harlow and Glenrothes sites with free snacks and drinks (hot and cold) available at others


Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I counsel and Reservist Network which all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate in.

Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type

Configuration Management
General Engineering

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
United Kingdom - Harlow

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