Configuration Management Analyst – Space

ILC Dover

Frederica, DE

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ILC Dover is a world leader in the innovative design and production of engineered products employing high-performance flexible materials. Since 1947, we have provided engineered solutions to complex customer problems. Initially known for the production of space suits for NASA, we leverage our vast materials, engineering, process, and design experience to create high performance systems for a wide range of industries. ILC Dover is a portfolio company of New Mountain Capital, which acquired the company in February 2020. 

Recognized globally for our flexible containment solutions, ILC Dover serves customers in a diverse range of industries, including pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturing, personal care, food and beverage, chemical, aerospace, healthcare and government agencies. ILC Dover’s visionary solutions improve efficiency, safeguard workers and product, and prevent disasters. For more information visit and follow us on LinkedIn.

Job Summary:   

The Configuration Analyst uses a set of interrelated processes, techniques, and tools to assure that our work products are as they should be and conform to requirements; that engineering changes are properly evaluated, authorized, and implemented; and that all information/ data necessary to manage our end items and other related work products are properly recorded and archived 


*Essential Responsibilities: 

  • Analyzes proposed changes of product design to determine effect on overall system, and coordinates recording of modifications for management control: Confers with internal teams or customer representatives to establish change-reporting procedure, and prepares directives for change authorization and documentation by company and subcontractor personnel 

  • Analyzes proposed part-design changes and exhibits to prepare report of effect on overall product for management action, using knowledge of engineering, manufacturing, and procurement activities 

  • Confers with department managers to obtain additional information or to interpret policies and procedures for reporting changes in product design 

  • Audits subcontractor's inspection or technical documents preparation procedure to verify compliance with contract requirements 

  • Coordinates activities of personnel preparing manual or automated records of part-design change documents and first-article configuration inspection 

  • Properly records activities, communications, and timelines to ensure compliance and timely delivery 

  • Provides or participates in communications with team members and customers on a regular basis 



  • Entry-Level position within field 

  • Conducts routine tasks as directed 

  • Contributes to specific objectives and outcomes as directed 

  • Closely supervised with little latitude for independent judgment 

  • Works under clearly defined guidelines 



  • Requires moderate skill sets and developing proficiency within discipline 

  • Conducts tasks and assignments as directed 

  • Contributes to team objectives and outcomes as guided 

  • Moderate supervision with some latitude for independent judgment 

  • Limited problem-solving responsibility while working under defined guidelines 

  • Senior 

  • Considered highly skilled and proficient in discipline 

  • May assist less-experienced peers 

  • Conducts complex work important to the organization 

  • Contributes to measurable team and/or organizational objectives 

  • Minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment 

  • Uses judgment to provide solutions to issues 



  • Must be able to access shared database with government programs and access all areas of the facilities (U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident of the U.S.) 

  • Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM field of study 

  • Associate Level Experience is 0-3 years; Intermediate level is 4- 5 years of experience; Senior level is 6- 9 years of experience; Advanced level is 10+ years of experience 

  • Proficient with word processing software; statistical analysis software (SPC); graphics software; order processing software, and database software 

  • Demonstrated, effective communication and presentation skills  

  • Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize work 


Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving 

mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 


Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  


The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 

25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required 

by this job include Close vision, Color vision, Distance vision and Depth perception. While 

performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to walk and talk or hear. 

The employee is frequently required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with 

hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to sit; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, ILC Dover is committed to a diverse workforce. We offer competitive benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k), PTO, and more.

Background Check & Drug Screening Required

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