Washington River Protection Solutions Quality Assurance Engineer in Richland, Washington

TitleQuality Assurance Engineer

Position Number31541

CompanyWA River Protection Solutions

LocationRCHN/2620FERMI

Posted12/06/2018

Closes12/16/2018

Regular/TemporaryRegular

Job Responsibilities/Duties

Under minimal supervision, responsible for providing quality assurance/control engineering services in support of TOC activities.

-Competent in the principles and practice of Software Quality Assurance.

-Makes frequent decisions using principles and professional independent judgment.

-Analyzes, evaluates, and plans methods of approach and organizes means to achieve solution of complex technical problems.

-Conducts investigations and tests of considerable complexity and reviews complex projects, processes and evaluates results.

-Develops and applies advanced quality theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex and advanced technical problems on the forefront of new technologies.

-Possesses and applies comprehensive QA knowledge to the completion of significant assignments.

-Provides leadership for quality assurance and quality control support on assigned program(s) and/or areas to ensure that products are designed, procured, and installed in accordance with customer and company quality requirements.

-Plan, schedule, and participate/lead QA program audits, surveillances and assessments in support of assessment and corrective action programs.

-Assist with the performance of effective Management/ Independent assessments. Implementation of appropriate surveillance and audit activities through participation in Project Readiness Reviews, Project Planning, and Project Schedule Forecasting meeting.

-Provides leadership for new systems, development, proposals, implementation, procedures, and any related quality activity.

-Demonstrates understanding of the application of Documented Safety Analysis (DSA) and Technical Safety Requirements (TSR) and can review and approve safety basis documents.

-Provides technical consultation to lower level engineers, technicians, and inspectors.

-Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in Engineering, Science or related field and 10 years related experience, or equivalent combination of education and/or experience.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills needed to facilitate project milestones. Must be able to clearly and concisely communicate to peers and management.

Desired Qualifications

NQA-1 Auditing experience.

Relocation Funding ProvidedYes

U.S. Citizenship RequiredYes

Clearance RequiredNo

Job ClassificationExempt

Shift Work RequiredNo

This contractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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