Cornerstone Building Brands

Configuration Specialist

Cary, NC - Full-time

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Cornerstone Building Brands | Employer reference: REF7342B

Configuration Specialist

Product Management

Cary, NC, US / Remote

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About Us

Cornerstone Building Brands is a premier exterior building solutions provider serving both the residential and commercial markets across North America. The building products we manufacture are the cornerstone of the communities where people live, work and play -from homes to hospitals, grade schools to grocery stores, manufacturing facilities to municipal buildings and beyond.

Through the core values and consistent behaviors and mindsets embraced by our employees, we have built a culture dedicated to understanding our customers' needs and what matters most to their success. We know that it's our people that make the difference and we are deeply committed to building a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized, providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and team members.

Job description

We are currently seeking a passionate Configuration Specialist to join our team. This teammate will configure new products, and maintain, update and improve current product configurations.


  • Maintains all PCM logic within the ERP environment
  • Works closely with engineers and programmers to introduce, improve, and maintain product lines
  • Support our customer base with system related issues
  • Support and troubleshoot problems related to the Configuration and ERP/MRP system(s)
  • Provide support to team members on current platforms such as JDE, Cantor, AccuQuote, Friedman, Frontier, and eQuotes
  • Assists with future upgrades and implementations of new features, modules, updates, etc
  • Supports Third Party Vendor Interfaces and Electronic Data Interchange to maintain data/processes working at peak performance



Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college in a related field.


  • 2-4 years of relevant work experience that demonstrates an ability to problem solve, work with cross-functional teams, and complete projects
  • Previous experience with parametric or options-based product configuration systems highly desired
  • General programming experience preferred
  • Experience in manufacturing preferred


  • Must be able to handle multiple competing demands in a fast-paced work environment
  • Must have exceptional attention to detail, and ability to retain numerical values
  • Must demonstrate an understanding of building products and construction industry, as well as be able to understand manufacturing and technological concepts
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations, with a strong working knowledge of algebra, geometry and trigonometry
  • Ability to communicate well with engineers, sales team, manufacturing personnel, suppliers, and customers 
  • Ability to proactively identify and correct logical errors and inconsistencies in the configurator system
  • Demonstrate a strong desire to continuously improve company products and systems
  • Must have exceptional overall computer aptitude and typing ability. ERP/MRP software knowledge is preferable


Required travel to manufacturing facilities or corporate office as needed, estimated 15%.

Additional information

Candidates must be in proximity to one of our manufacturing sites in Dallas, Atlanta, Rocky Mount, or North Brunswick.

Why work for Cornerstone Building Brands?

Our teams are at the heart of our purpose to positively contribute to the communities where we live, work and play. Full-time* team members receive** medical, dental and vision benefits starting day 1. Other benefits include PTO, paid holidays, FSA, life insurance, LTD, STD, 401k, EAP, discount programs, tuition reimbursement, training, and professional development. You can also join one of our Employee Resource Groups which help support our commitment to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment.

*Full-time is defined as regularly working 30+ hours per week. **Union programs may vary depending on the collective bargaining agreement.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $75,000 to $100,000 + medical, dental, vision benefits starting day 1 + 401k and PTO. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. Individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process. (Full-time is defined as regularly working 30+ hours per week.)

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Cornerstone Building Brands is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. You can find the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster here. You can also view Your Right to Work Poster here along with This Organizations Participation in E-Verify Poster here. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please contact Human Resources at 281-897-7788 or If you have a disability and you believe that you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please contact Human Resources at 281-897-7788 or This email is used exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only emails received for this purpose will be returned. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or technical issues not related to a disability, will not receive a response.

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