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Configuration Engineer

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Configuration Engineer-TRCS-UKDY02073322


Bombardier Transportation is a global engineering company that’s shaping the evolution of mobility. We have a rich heritage behind us, but it’s our innovative approach that puts us at the forefront of our industry. At the heart of everything are our employees and our suppliers, with whom mobility truly begins. Bombardier Transportation is committed to developing innovative solutions to move people within and between cities across the globe.

We are currently looking to recruit a Configuration Engineer in Derby, United Kingdom.


The Configuration Engineer plays a vital role on our safety critical signalling projects. You will be responsible for the Configuration and Change Management process, working closely with the Project Engineer and Project Manager. You will ensure that all Configurable Items (hardware, software, data, documentation) are uniquely identified, version controlled and stored in our Configuration Management System. You will ensure that all changes are processed correctly in our Change Management tool. You will control the releases of our products for integration and finally, operation. You will control the documentation between Bombardier Transportation and its customers.


• Ensuring that all documentation is produced in accordance with the configuration control processes;
• Set up and maintain products (comprising hardware, software, data, documentation) in our Configuration Management system;
• To run the Configuration Control Board meeting in order to ensure that all changes are correctly processed through to completion;
• To generate metrics on changes (defects, enhancements, hazards) and certify that all the change requests are raised and processed correctly;
• To ensure that all the information is correctly identified, up to date and stored in our Product data Management systems.



• Engineering or Science bachelor degree (electrical, mechanical or similar);
• Excellent MS office knowledge is mandatory;
• Analytical, meticulous/accurate and process oriented person;
• Possess knowledge and experience in the practices of Configuration and Change Management in a complex environment;
• Open minded, easily adaptable person with a positive attitude towards new challenges;
• English language business fluent is mandatory for this role;
• Previous experience working with Configuration and Product Management tools is considered a plus. E.g. IBM DOORS, IBM Rational Change, eB Document Management System

Most of all, we are looking for someone with the right attitude and soft skills. Integrity is key and the ability to influence and lead others without direct authority will make you successful in this position.
Are you interested in starting an exciting career at Bombardier Transportation? If so, apply now at and start your dynamic career today! Your ideas move people.

Why Work for Us?

Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative. You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.
As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.
By making a difference today, we are helping create a better world for future generations. Having pioneered the philosophy of "The Climate is Right for Trains", we demonstrate this rationale by offering vehicles with practically zero emissions.
Your ideas move people.

Posting date: 09.08.2019
Closing date: 08.09.2019
Competitive salary range
Number of working hours: 37


Job: Engineering
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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