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Sr. Software Quality Assurance Engineer

a.i. solutions | Huntsville AL 35806 USA | Full Time | Posted: 11/20/2020

Job Descriptiontop

a.i. solutions is seeking a driven individual who will support the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) Quality, Safety and Mission Assurance (QS) Directorate providing Quality and Mission Assurance support by participating in multi-disciplinary teams conducting Software Quality Assurance (SQA) and mission assurance evaluations, audits and assessments.  This position will provide software quality technical expertise to Quality and Mission Assurance Management in performing oversight of all lifecycle phases including requirements, design, development, testing, and programmatic efforts. The role supports resolution plans for identified software requirements, design, development, testing, and programmatic issues/concerns. In addition, this individual will be supporting software program milestone reviews and failure review boards/investigations. The successful candidate will act as an integral part of the team to ensure the goal of delivering quality products and services meet and exceed customer expectations.

Essential Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering, quality, and mission assurance support within the Ballistic Missile Defense Systems (BMDS); specifically within the SNQ Program Office 
  • Apply technical expertise in quality and mission assurance to support software requirements, maintenance and sustainment, identification and development processes, and evaluating and assessing planning, design, development, and maintenance for mission-critical missile defense software, particularly sensors, such as UEWR, TPY-2, and LRDR
  • Provide technical expertise in SQA to quality assurance management in performing oversight of all lifecycle phases including requirements, design, development, testing, and programmatic efforts
  • Understand the implementation of National and International standards (e.g., Software Engineering Institute (SEI), Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)), and MDA Assurance Provisions (MAP)
  • Respond to requirements design, development, testing, and programmatic concerns
  • Support design and failure review boards/investigations, milestone reviews, qualification testing, verification and validation of software, and aiding in the implementation of software quality processes
  • Understands lean concepts such as building in quality, designing for producibility and maintainability, etc.
  • Support development of software quality and mission assurance requirements for statements of work for upcoming software spiral contracts
  • Support tailoring of MAP Rev B for software development contracts
  • Periodic travel, approximately once per month.  In the future, will include overseas travel

Job Requirementstop

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering from a school an Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET) certified institution
  • 10+ years of software engineering experience in MDA or a similar DoD environment
  • Experience leading and executing extensive software quality engineering support efforts for complex weapon systems, system elements, interfacing systems, components, devices, and/or processes for missile defense programs
  • Experience with software quality processes and products from the requirements phase through testing and fielding
  • Experience leading the implementation of software quality engineering
  • Experience working independently or leading teams to solve problems
  • Currently possess a DoD secret security clearance

Job Detailstop

Location Huntsville, AL, 35806, United States
Categories Aerospace & Aviation, Computer Software, Engineering
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI with CI Polygraph, Top Secret/SCI, Top Secret/SSBI, Top Secret/EBI, Top Secret (TS), Secret, Interim, Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name Bryan Chiang
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Primary Phone 301-306-1756 x290
Job Code SRSOF01988