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Ballard Power Systems Inc.

Configurations Management Analyst

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
2 days ago

Ballard has an immediate opportunity for a Configuration Management Analyst to join the Burnaby Team.

The Configuration Management Analyst will be assigned to specific programs and will be responsible for the oversights of the Change Management (CM) process and the systemic review and release of engineering product definition data of product related documents. They will ensure application of organizational CM processes and procedures in accordance with the Ballard Change Management Policy of both produce- related and non -product related document through the development life-cycle phase.


• Review all Change Orders submitted for accuracy and completeness prior to processing for approval. Make assessments about the correctness of changes submitted and provide recommendations that align with Ballard's Change Management Policy

• Work with design personnel to provide task specific guidance in the areas of Bill of Material (BOM) development and configuration change control

• Maintain the As-Designed BOM

• Perform Change Control Board (CCB) and Change Implementation Board (CIB) activities, which include, but are not limited to; processing the release of information associated with change implementations, verifying that continuity is retained and that documents to be released conform to the implementation plan and control process

• Maintaining summary of change activity and provides activity reports

• Striving to minimize the change cycle time

• Identify process improvements and implement them as appropriate

• Coordinates with Quality Management to ensure engineering document control procedures align with quality control requirements

• Provides recommendations on product configurations and process designs

  • 1 - 5 years of relevant experience
  • Diploma or certificate in relevant Engineering field (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience with Product Lifecycle Management software applied to aspects of engineering development, manufacturing ,quality or production
  • Strong knowledge of document management
  • Understanding the Change Control Process
  • Knowledge of database file management, maintenance and security
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to prioritize, manage time well, multitask and troubleshoot
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with minimal direct supervision
  • Works well with all levels of the organization
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office product suite
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • CMII certification an asset
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems knowledge an asset

Ballard values diversity in the workplace and is committed to Employment Equity. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates.

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