The Quality Specialist is responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining technical quality assurance and control systems. Duties may include defining and specifying the implementation of standards, methods, and procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision, accuracy, and reliability of products and services produced.
Assist the Quality Manager with the planning, administration, and implementation of an effective and economical Quality Control Program
Develop quality controls, standards, methods, and procedures to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the products and services delivered to the customer
Assist the project team in achieving daily performance/contractual objectives
Apply industry standards for quality best practices, policies, theories, concepts, and techniques
Assist the Instructor Selection, Training, Certification, and Sustainment processes to ensure the highest quality of product delivery to the customer
Performs internal audits, surveillances, and quality control inspections on all functional areas of the contract
Oversee the contractual compliance with controlled procedures, plans, policies, and other contractual directives
Assist the project team with identifying and implementing corrective actions, preventive actions, and continuous improvements
Oversee program records management process and controlled document process
Perform other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or equivalent and 1-3 years of experience maintaining a Q/A program, controlling documentation and records, or performing compliance audits and inspections
Knowledge, skills, and abilities consistent with ISO 9001, Six Sigma, or other industry standard quality management principles
Working ability to collect, chart, analyze, and interpret data for purposes of trending and process improvements.
Due to Federal Contract Regulations, U. S. citizenship is required.
Must have an accepted form of government-issued ID compliant with the Real ID Act
Must submit to and obtain final suitability by successful completion of a pre-placement screening consisting of background check, financial institutions/credit bureau check, and disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act.
Completion of formal quality management training
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Testing and Quality Assurance
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 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
Pay and Benefits
Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.
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Commitment to Diversity
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.