Quality Program Lead

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876
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About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:
Principal QA Engineer II (Quality Program Lead) is responsible for the overall Program Quality Activities (hardware, software and systems) and success of Mission Assurance activities. In this position, the Quality Program Lead (QPL) will be part of the team supporting Kuwait Patriot Programs. The QPL will lead the interpretation, implementation and execution of Mission Assurance and contractual requirements throughout the product lifecycle. The QPL will be able to anticipate and provide valid solutions to avert program process, product and supplier issues. This role requires working closely with Program Management to ensure all process and product requirements are met. The QPL is an integrated team member who directly influences and monitors program activities; he/she is experienced and successful in devising and implementing change strategies.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Act as primary focal point to program management for all Mission Assurance activities through solid relationships with multiple levels of the organization and customers.
  • Implement program metrics and use them to drive execution improvement
  • Support and lead process improvement teams using Six Sigma and other process improvement tools.
  • Review program and subcontractor trends and identify recommended improvement opportunities, corrective actions and other remedies.
  • Resolve elevated quality issues with program management.
  • Review the contract and prepare quality planning documents. Assure all program planning documents are written and approved.
  • Attend project meetings and review project status reports. Keep quality management abreast of program quality issues.
  • Certify and release products (i.e. Document, drawing release, software/hardware release).
  • Support internal and external audits.
  • Maintain objective evidence of the quality program through organized program quality records and archive as required.
  • Build and maintain effective business relationships with DCMA and DoD customers
This position can be a G09 or a G10 based on the candidates qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibilities required for the position.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
  • 6+ years of related professional experience in Quality, Engineering, Supply Chain, and/or Operations discipline Experience with program management or supplier processes
  • Experience and analytical skills in root cause analysis, corrective / preventive actions
  • Experience utilizing Lean/Six Sigma or other contemporary methodologies and tools for continuous improvement
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Technical background and experience throughout all phases of the design and development lifecycle
  • Experience working in large Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, AS9100, CMMI and Mission Assurance Provisions
  • EVMS certification
  • Proposal and cost Basis of Estimates (BOEs) experience
  • Ability to identify root cause, initiate/implement effective corrective actions and track corrective action to closure
  • Must be a self-starter, work proactively to prevent problems, demonstrate flexibility, and have the ability to multitask
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and must be able to interface directly with multi-functional customers

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

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