Configuration Manager (m/f/d)

Bremen, Germany, OHB System AG [req702]

Field(s) of expertise
Business Administration and Finance Information Technology
Job type

About this job

OHB System AG is one of the Top 3 European space companies and a member of the listed technology group OHB SE. About 2,800 employees work on some of the most important aviation and space programs of our times in Germany and other EU-countries. These include low-orbiting and geostationary satellites for earth observation, navigation, telecommunications, science and space exploration. OHB System AG designs satellites and systems for human space flight, aerial reconnaissance and process control systems at its two strong locations in Bremen and Oberpfaffenhofen. We owe our success to our employees and their passion for innovation, their commitment and their initiative.

For permanent employment the Industrialization & Project Support department at OHB System AG in Bremen is looking for a Configuration Manager (m/f/d) for a large space project which can last several years. You will be part of the Project Control Office that is supporting the project.


  • Development and implementation of processes for controlling the configuration of single and small-series products
  • Create and maintain the Product Tree
  • Create and maintain the Configuration Assembly Tree
  • Create and maintain Configuration Management Plan and Specification
  • Create Configuration Status Reports, CIDLs and ABCLs
  • Support of Documentation Management
  • Planning and execution of regular Configuration Control Boards (CCBs)
  • Planning and execution of tasks in the areas of Configuration Identification, Configuration Status Accounting, Change Control and Configuration Audits
  • Monitoring and steering of subcontractors and suppliers configuration management


  • University degree or equivalent qualification in Engineering, Business Administration or Quality Assurance and a solid working background in the disciplines related to the tasks described
  • You are communicative and able to make decisions and judgments in a dynamic project team
  • Applicants are expected to demonstrate good planning and organization skills, an ability to synthesize complex information and a capability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of the English language is mandatory
  • The proficient use of Microsoft Office tools (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Visio, MS Project) is considered standard
  • Knowledge of space related configuration management standards and regulations, ECSS and / or CMII Standards is beneficial

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