Serves as Quality Manager for PM SSL program. Essential Job Functions: Plan, develop, implement, and manage Quality on assigned programs over their life cycle, ensuring that contractors meet their responsibilities for product quality in accordance with the contract requirements, and that systems fielded to Soldiers are of high quality and meet user requirements. Develop quality input for program management documents to include acquisition plans and strategies, source selection evaluation plans, supportability strategies, system engineering plans, statements of work, and specifications, and ensure appropriate contract clauses are called out in PEO contracts. Coordinate with product managers, users, ATEC, and other Government agencies as needed to translate operational and mission needs into practical system concepts and specifications. Review and evaluate system performance, assess risk, and make recommendations with respect to product acceptability. Assure compliance with contractual scope, schedules, specifications, and other requirements, and when appropriate, recommend program and contract changes. Develop or evaluate sampling plans based on MIL-STD-1916, ANSI Z1.4, or other industry standards. Evaluate design efforts to ensure all appropriate environmental and performance issues have been considered and addressed.
Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.
High School Degree and 20 years relevant experience.
Subject matter expert for Quality, and has the ability to lead Quality efforts on assigned programs with minimal oversight from the Government lead. ISO 9001:2015 Quality System Requirements and Auditing. Equivalent or experience commensurate with DAWIA Level III PQM certification. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.