Software Quality Assurance Analyst (ALE) - Military veterans preferred

2020-03-19
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Lexington Park
Maryland
20653
United States

Title:

Software Quality Assurance Analyst (ALE) WHO WE ARE KBR is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services. WHAT TO EXPECT When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver! ABOUT THIS POSITION The KBR Software and IT Solutions Sector is looking for a Software Quality Assurance Analyst to join a team of world class engineers supporting PMA-231 and E2-D ALE Systems. The successful candidate will be expected to utilize tools and follow processes that ensure the delivery of high-quality software. The primary responsibilities of the candidate are as follows

  • Ensure project processes are established, documented, managed, maintained, and applied
  • Ensure the activities and tasks performed are effectively aligned with product risk management processes
  • Evaluate software development, project management, and customer support processes on the ALE project to determine consistency with best-practice lifecycle processes
  • Perform evaluations, as needed, of the software engineering environments and test environments used by the ALE team to determine whether they conform to contract obligations
  • Document and investigate non-compliance issues found when performing process and product evaluations as well as track the non-compliance issues to resolution
  • Assist in software testing and review of test plans, as well as developing metrics collection processes, analysis and reporting; deployment of tools; facilitating project process group meetings; participating in causal analysis meetings and providing data for analysis.
  • Conduct lessons learned meetings to collect feedback on the execution of project processes for project and organizational improvements
  • Utilize results for feedback to improve company and project processes, to recommend changes in the direction of ongoing or subsequent projects, and to determine technology advancement needs
  • Work with ALE development team to collect historical, technical, and evaluation data to analyze and gain an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of currently employed processes.
  • Familiarity with performing CMMI compliant audits and the Software Process Improvement Initiative (SPII)

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Desired Experience: At least five (5) years of related experience in Quality Assurance, Data Analysis, and/or Information Technology (IT). Knowledge of basic computer skills and MS applications. Able to work in an Agile environment; and ensure the project follows Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) practices. ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Technical Management or other related technical discipline (5 years quality assurance experience can be substituted in lieu of degree)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance

INCLUDES: Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits Inclusive, flexible and supportive company cultureOngoing training and development opportunities LEARN MORE ABOUT KBRwyle: https://www.kbr.com/markets/government KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .