The Cyber and SIGINT Solutions Division of Leidos has a career opportunity for a talented Quality Assurance Manager. This position serves as the member of a team with the responsibility to ensure the highest quality service is provided to the customer through the performance of regularly scheduled internal process audits and the consistent facilitation of structured improvement activities. The successful candidate will be an agent for change, possess high energy, have a passion for quality, and be self-motivated. The environment demands the ability to quickly establish working relationships with coworkers/customers.
Manage program instantiation of the Quality Management System
Perform continuous product and process improvement activities
Deploy and implement appropriate QMS processes
Implement audit practices for internal processes and products
Ensure adherence to all standards, Leidos policies, and best practices
Support the development 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
Other duties as required
Experience with SW Development and IT Service Management Projects
BS Degree and 12-15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10-13 years of prior relevant experience
Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Clearance
Experience auditing to external quality standards such as ISO9001/ISO20000/CMMI
Experience managing and developing performance 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 MS Office Products (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, & Project)
Ability to support limited local and domestic travel
Certified Lean Six-Sigma Green or Black Belt
Formal auditor training
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
External Referral Bonus $:5000
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Testing and Quality Assurance
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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, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 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.
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