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Job #: R-00003993
Location: Aurora, CO
Category: Testing and Quality Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The National Solutions Group at Leidos currently has an anticipated opening for a Quality Assurance/Continuous Service Improvement (CSI) Lead to support a client's requirements in a challenging, dynamic setting located in Aurora, CO. The position requires an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.

The Quality Assurance/CSI Lead will work in a collaborative environment with teammates, to include the Government customer to ensure quality and a focus on continuous improvement across the program. The successful candidate will support the Program Manager in the coordination/execution of all activities related to the task scope. The successful candidate will provide quality assurance leadership to focus on the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools to be utilized throughout the program/service life cycle and institutionalize a common process methodology for project, product, and service delivery and operations.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Provide oversight, develop, implement, and maintains technical
quality assurance and control systems and activities.

Manage the QA effort in accordance with enterprise-level command
media and specific facilities and program requirements

Define and specify the implementation of standards, methods, and
procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision, accuracy, and
reliability of procedures and activities which can include standard procedures
(e.g., ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14000 family of standards), quality audits/review,
Taguchi methods, process reengineering, etc.

Assists product support areas in gathering and analyzing
data.

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.

Minimum Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below

Bachelor's degree with 8+ years of relevant experience

TS/SCI with Polygraph is required

Demonstrated Quality Engineering and Quality Management System
experience.

Experience with Service Level Management, ITIL, Process Framework,
ITSM, Six Sigma and continuous service improvement initiatives.

Proficient in designing, documenting and reviewing different documents including
requirements documents, feature documents, user stories, test plans and test
procedures

Strong interpersonal skills

Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel,
Word, Project)

Excellent communication skills and people skills with both technical and non-technical
people are essential to the success of this position

In depth knowledge of all QA activities including development of test strategies
and test plans, defect reporting and management, creation of various test and
execution matrix, risk analysis and status reporting

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration

Proficient in agile concepts and principles

Experience with Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) methodology

Demonstrated knowledge of the major testing methods used in
software development. (functional, regression, boundary, stress, load,
usability, integration)

Education:

Requires BS and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10
years of prior relevant experience

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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