BAE Systems Sr Principal Quality Engineer in San Diego, California

Job Description

Quality is a trusted member of the program leadership team, enabling business growth through a focus on predictive program execution and leading Continuous Improvement solutions throughout the enterprise. This position is for an Sr Principal Program Quality Engineer contributor who will be a part of one or more Program Team(s). They must be a self-starter and have the ability to work independently and make value added assessments. The Sr Principal Program Quality Engineer, reviews program contract requirements, statements of work and system technical specifications to develop and implement effective Program Quality Plans. The candidate will effectively communicate and flow down program Quality requirements to the Program Office and other Engineering disciplines. Experience with Software Quality approaches, Software and Systems level testing and Software development is required in addition to the QA skills outlined above. Ability to collect, manage and analyze data for metrics reporting and presentation to senior leadership.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education


Strong knowledge of Software Design and Architecture Experience in Software Peer Reviews and the collection of review metrics. Software Review Board (SRB) membership Software Configuration Control Board (SCCB) membership, Verification of Software Change Requests, Understanding and engagement in Functional Qualification Test Events and their dry runs. Root Cause and Corrective Action (RCCA) methodologies Experience leading continuous improvement efforts. Active TS/SCI Clearance.

Preferred Skills and Education

Master's degree, QA certifications, Lean Six Sigma training/certifications, experience with Software QA activities in an AS9100/ISO 9001/CMMI Quality Management System environment. Experience with Information Assurance requirements and implementation for embedded cyber protection capability Familiarity with Software languages such as C , Java, UML or other Higher Order Languages Experience with Software Development related tools such as ClearCase, DOORS, Jira, etc. Excel, Visual Basic, DataView, Access experience preferred.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Sr Principal Quality Engineer


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