Lead Quality Assurance Engineer
The Defense & Intelligence Group of Leidos has an immediate opening for a Lead Quality Assurance Engineer at Fort Belvoir, VA.
Lead Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer providing IT Service Quality Management and Configuration Manager support for a Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) program. The successful candidate will provide quality engineering management and leadership to focus on the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools to be utilized throughout the product/service life cycle and institutionalize a common process methodology for project, product, and service delivery and operations.
•Manage the QA effort in accordance with enterprise-level command media and specific facilities and program requirements.
•Maintain and improve the quality management system and perform quality engineering capabilities/functions to maintain excellence.
•Drive proactive process leadership and consistency of quality engineering task performance & performance excellence on programs.
•Apply knowledge of information technology, system engineering, project development, service delivery six sigma/continuous service improvement to provide proactive engagement and effective solutions.
•Provide technical quality engineering inputs and expertise for proposals and risks.
•Monitor product inspection, testing, verification and validation.
•Oversee implementation of service provision, development and maintenance processes and methods.
•Establish proactive and predictive measurements for performance metrics. Ensures measures meet acceptable standards.
•Manage the development of overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the quality program according to project, process, and contract requirements and objectives.
•Ensure that project and process controls, CDRL products, services and projects are compliant with requirements, standards, corporate direction, objectives and/or contract.
•Monitor reviews that may include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies.
•Bachelor's degree with 8+ years of relevant experience.
•Demonstrated Quality Engineering and Quality Management System experience.
•Experience with Service Level Management, ITIL, Process Framework, ITSM, Six Sigma and continuous service improvement initiatives.
•Currently possess a Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret/SCI clearance.
•Microsoft Office, SharePoint, Remedy, Windows experience.
External Referral Eligible
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.