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Ref No.: 19-06063
Location: Melbourne, Florida
Location: Melbourne, FL
Duration: Through 4/2020 with opportunity for FTE
Company: A leader in the Aerospace industry

The Software Quality Assurance Engineer is an integral part of the Software Team with a primary responsibility to ensure software development activities are identified, scheduled, and executed in accordance with applicable and Industry processes.
The Software Quality Assurance Engineer will interface with other stakeholders, providing support in establishing appropriate plans, with milestones; thus ensuring compliance to those plans and existing processes. The Software Quality Assurance Engineer will also interface with other members of the Quality team, to include Program Quality Assurance Engineers, Hardware Quality Assurance Engineers and Quality Assurance Auditors to oversee the involvement of the Quality team in each component of the solution. The Software Quality Assurance Engineer will establish and maintain performance metrics and provide periodic reports to ensure timely discussions of non-conformances identified by the Quality team that pose a risk to the project. This position will assure those risks are addressed and escalated when necessary.

  • Performs quality assurance function within software and systems engineering teams
  •  Support the Chorus 2 tailoring and defines processes/methods to execute
  • Point of contact for external departments related to software project quality.
  • Working with engineering team, oversee execution of final system acceptance tests (FSATs) of customer projects and represent Quality department in customer acceptance tests.
  • Participates in the Failure Review Board (FRB) and provides inputs for the software improvements and to validate that the corrective actions are closed.
  • Reviews and signs off all Software Engineering Change Orders in the CCB (Change Control Board) to ensure software meets the specifications and requirements.
  • Performs processes and software audits to ensure that they are meeting the required specifications and applicable regulatory requirements.
  • 2+ years' experience in Software Development (preferably in DO178B, D0330, and DO254)
  • 2-3+ years experience training in the development OR testing of software/hardware