Quality Assurance Manager

Leidos

4.1

(20)

St. Louis, MO

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    on will create Quality Assurance Plans for numerous project milestones and oversee Test Engineers to track progress throughout the timeline. The successful candidate will be an agent for change, possess high energy, have a passion for quality, and be self-motivated.

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Manage program instantiation of the Quality Management System (QMS)

    • Deploy and implement appropriate QMS processes

    • Create and oversee Quality Assurance Plans (QAP) for several milestones

    • Integrate closely with the program team to implement and execute the QMS

    • Recommend, facilitate, track and report on continuous process improvement activities

    • Implement audit practices for internal processes and products

    • Ensure adherence to all standards, Leidos policies, and best practices

    • Support the development and collection of performance metrics

    • Track, analyze and report to program management on trends found in the performance metrics

    • Provide the program manager with timely metrics and audit outcomes to gauge progress towards quality objectives

    • Report to higher level management on Quality Achievement and act as liaison for enterprise quality initiatives for the program.

    • Review and submit contract deliverables

    • Ensure compliance with PWS, QASP, EENG, ISO (namely 9001:2015) for the program as applicable

    • Create, update, adopt a Tailored Process Baseline (TPB) for the program as applicable

    • Document and work to resolve nonconformities and requirement escapes via root cause analysis and corrective/preventive action

    • Support Leidos reporting, such as Quality Management Reviews, In Process Reviews, Weekly Activity Reports, and Monthly Operational Reviews

    • Other duties as required

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Experience providing Quality Management with Software Development and IT Service Management Projects

    • BA degree and 10 years of relevant experience or Masters with 1-3 years of prior relevant experience.

    • Active Top Secret/SCI clearance

    • Lean Six-Sigma Green Belt

    • Experience auditing to external quality standards such as ISO9001/ISO20000/AS9100/CMMI Dev or Svc

    • Experienced with peer reviews and process auditing

    • Experience collecting and analyzing metrics

    • Ability to multi-task, complete tasks without direct supervision, and function in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

    • Excellent verbal and written skills

    • Proficiency with Atlassian Suite (JIRA, Confluence)

    • Proficiency with MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, & Project)

    • Ability to support limited domestic travel

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Certified Lean Six-Sigma Black Belt

    • Experience with Agile principles

    • Understanding of ITIL principles (ITIL Foundation training or equivalent)

    • Formal auditor training

    • Experience within the DoD community

    • Experience with Aeronautical data

    • Experience with FAA Certification

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-06-24
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $87,100.00 - $157,450.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.