Harris Corporation Sr. Software Quality Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

Sr. Software Quality Engineer 7/30/18--Quality, --Software, --SystemsUSA - VA - Herndon




Job ID: SIS20182507-26147


Job Title: Software Quality Engineer – Senior

Job ID: SIS20182507-26147

Location: Herndon, VA

Job Description:

  • Develop and implement program quality plans and procedures.

  • Develop, implement, and maintain/improve Software and Contract Document Deliverable QA systems.

  • Ensure that Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) and program documentation conform to established contractual and company quality assurance standards.

  • Review, analyze and report on discrepancies related to the development, integration, testing and operational use of off the shelf and custom Hardware & Software.

  • Perform trend analysis of discrepancies and defects; investigate problems and assist in the disposition of, and corrective actions related to, recurring discrepancies.

  • Interface with quality team members, engineering, and customer representatives.

  • Support SW Design and Document Reviews.

  • Focus on continuous improvement, corrective/preventive action.


  • 6+ years with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain Top-Secret/SCI.

  • 6+ years of SW and documentation QA experience preferred.

  • Familiarity with the Agile SW development life cycle.

  • AS 9100/ISO 9001 quality system experience.

  • Lean/Six Sigma experience or training (certified green belt is a plus).

  • NGA, IC or DoD IT experience.

  • Experience working with Government customer strongly desired.

  • Ability to deliver high quality work on tight schedules in a dynamic, agile product environment.

  • Strong ability to focus, prioritize, and multi-task successfully to drive tasks to closure supporting aggressive project schedules.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, yet maintain professional Quality separation.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Security Clearance:

Please be aware this position requires the ability to obtain a TS/SCI Security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Systems, --Software, --Quality

LocationUSA - VA - Herndon