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Job #: R-00078337
Location: Paducah, KY
Category: Information Assurance
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 25%
Clearance: Other Clearance
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $2000.00
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos has an opening for a Software Quality Assurance Lead to provide support to the Computing, Telecommunications, and Cyber Security team specifically in the area of Software Quality Assurance (SQA).

The position requires expertise in implementing Software Quality Assurance in accordance with the following requirements or standards:

  • Department of Energy (DOE) Order 414.1 D Quality Assurance

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers NQA-1 2008 with 2009 Addenda Quality Assurance

NOTE: Remote work is available on a temporary basis. However, the candidate will be expected to be on site at the Lexington Office to work once COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted.

Requirements for Nuclear Facility Applications

  • ISO 9001:2015, Quality Management Systems - Requirements

  • DOE Office of Environmental Management Quality Assurance Program EM-QA-001

  • DOE Guide 414.1-4, Safety Software Guide

  • National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-53

General and Administrative

  • Responsible for planning and preparation of SQA documents and procedures, and assisting all levels of division or project personnel in software quality and security related matters

  • Perform oversight of the SQA program and support implementation of SQA requirements

  • Support software owners in grading SQA requirements based on risk, safety, facility life-cycle, and complexity

  • Has knowledge regarding development and maintenance of SQA associated system application(s) and support tools

  • Remains conversant with industry’s computer security technology and researches the latest information technology security trends

  • Develop, evaluate, review, or update training for personnel who use software and apply SQA requirements to software life-cycle phases

  • Knowledge is based upon a comprehensive understanding of the concepts, principles, standard practices, techniques and methods applicable to both software security and quality assurance efforts

  • May perform surveillance and inspections in accordance to the applicable site or department procedure.

  • Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates ability to perform work safely in accordance with all approved safety policies, procedures and applicable regulations and performs assigned duties in a safe manner

  • Functions effectively in a team environment

  • Meets task and project deadlines under stressful situations

  • Other technical, cyber and general administrative duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or associated field preferred, with 3 years related experience

  • Must have a strong software development background and sound understanding of software engineering principles and practices.

  • Working knowledge and experience with Visual Studio, SQL Server, and Team Foundation Server (TFS)

  • Experienced with Microsoft SharePoint preferred

  • Well-developed interpersonal/communication skills

  • Knowledge of Windows systems

  • Strongly proficient PC skills including Microsoft applications and Adobe Acrobat

  • Detail oriented

  • Knowledge of information classifications types a plus. (e.g., OUO, PII, ECI, FOIA, and, HIPAA)

Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) security clearance at Q level.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $60,450.00 - $93,000.00 - $125,550.00

Covid Guidance

In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC. 

About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® 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 $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 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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Beware of fake employment opportunities using Leidos’ name. Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information during any part of the employment application process (i.e., ask you for money), nor will Leidos ever advance money as part of the hiring process (i.e., send you a check or money order before doing any work). Further, Leidos will only communicate with you through emails that are generated by the Leidos.com automated system – never from free commercial services (e.g., Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail) or via WhatsApp, Telegram, etc. If you received an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information (e.g., about you or your previous employer), and you are concerned about its legitimacy, please make us aware immediately by emailing us at [email protected].

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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.

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