Quality Assurance Engr I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

This is a multi-level position that can be a salary grade G06 or G07 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibilities required for the position.

Job Description:
Candidate uses and applies software quality practices, principles, theories, concepts and techniques associated with the evaluation of software, firmware and configurable logic development for embedded multi-processor systems, and test systems. Assists in developing solutions to complex technical software quality problems using established quality practices. Reviews software products and processes for compliance to contract requirements, software directives and reviews work practices for adequacy. Conducts and documents reviews of engineering materials related to the design and release of software artifacts. Supports development of software quality measurements, and influences the successful completion of supported programs and projects. Interacts with product development and test personnel through both written and verbal communication. Works as a self-starter. Advocates and/or recommends enhancements to department processes and procedures. Familiar with emerging software quality and software assurance technologies.

Looking for candidates who are interested in focusing their skills and competencies in one or more of the following product domains:

  • Embedded software
  • Firmware and Configurable Logic
  • Test Equipment software
  • Modeling and Simulation software
  • Supplier software
  • Software Configuration Management practices
  • Must have the ability to obtain a DoD issued Secret security clearance
  • Ability to demonstrate practical experience using high order programming languages
  • Familiarity with the development processes of software, firmware and/or configurable logic
  • Able to demonstrate strong oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrates ability to effectively coordinate with both product and functional teams
  • Demonstrated change agent attributes
Desired Skills:
  • Be able to conduct software quality assessments of software products and artifacts
  • Knowledge in product development in a DoD environment
  • Knowledgeable with CMM / CMMI practices
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma practices to continuously improve software systems
  • Familiarity with Quality Management System requirements based on AS9100 and AS9115
  • Practical experience with Test Systems, including Test Equipment software

Required Education:
B.S. in one of the following: Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical & Computer Science Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Information Management Systems.

Interim Clearance Required:
This position requires an interim secret security clearance before start. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens. 119105

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.