Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
We are an international pioneering technology leader that is writing the future of industrial digitalization. At the forefront is our Software Development Center which provides industry leading software and deep domain expertise to help the world’s most asset-
intensive industries solve their biggest challenges. To strengthen our Substation Automation team, we are looking for a Configuration Management Engineer who is willing to work in big international environment with special focus on Continuous Delivery Toolchain and automation.
Seize this unique opportunity and see your work transformed in a tangible product.
We build mission-critical automation systems delivering future-proof solutions for managing power generation, transmission and distribution systems with build in quality and cyber security aspects.
Plan, develop, maintain and document the Configuration Management System (CMS) for product and systems
Develop and maintain a strategic Configuration Management Plan
Establish, drive and continuously monitor the quality and coverage of the CMS within the organization working with the product / system-
of-interest, by education, support and audit
Plan configuration activities and schedule in accordance with organization’s scope and budget
Lead the organization to identify all configuration items and elements, and assure proper version control is applied for them using the approved tools and procedures
Assure proper Change Control is established and used within the organization working with the product and systems
Perform adequate status accounting and communicate the status to related stakeholders
Plan and conduct configuration audits
Assure the organizations compliance to Global and local Document Management policies
Actively drive a CM network and share best practices
Assure CM Plan approval by product / system-of-interest line organization’s CCB
Contribute to the development and continuous improvement of :
o The Change Management process that describes how to handle issues found during test & verification and also Change Requests
o The Release Management process that describes how to handle releases from requirements (Requirements baseline) to production (Final release baseline)
o Document templates e.g. Document Plan, Baseline Specification, and Change Control Board Minutes of Meeting
Mandate to drive the organization’s compliance to Configuration Management, Change Control policies
Mandate to define the Baseline strategy and policies within the organization working with the product / system-of-interest according to the boundaries set by the CM process
Request resources needed for configuration activities from the line organization
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
5+ years of experience with Configuration Management that involves : Release Management; Product & document handling;
Version handling procedure and tools; Change Management procedure and tools; Configuration control
Software and Hardware development : Software builds; Understanding of HW development and production; Integration and / or testing of (embedded) real-
time systems; Good understanding of the architecture; Knowledge in Business Analysis methods.
Experience from Project Management, Product Development and Process Development
Excellent communication and technical writing skills in English to explain and document your ideas and plans for different audiences.
Experience in working in a globally distributed team is a plus