Job Description

Ref No.:18-08645
Location: Boulder, Colorado
  • Primary Skills required for this position is Waterfall, agile.
  • Full & complete understanding of industry and government specifications & standards and the requirements contained therein that guide the design, build, & test of software.
  • Strong understanding of Software Quality Engineering (QE) principles, tools, methods, and standards.
  • Record of high level of organizational and communication skills, and a capacity for attending to details.
  • Participate in software design reviews, testing, configuration control, problem reporting & resolution, and change control.
  • Audit, monitor, evaluate, and report on the software subcontractor activities.
  • Advise and consult in order to ensure proper flow down of SQA requirements.
  • Participate in applying and developing/maintaining quality and system protocols for software and materials into deliverable products and completed systems.
  • Interface with software engineering, software configuration management, software process organizations, and systems engineering, taking a lead role as needed to complete tasks and to ensure quality standards are in place.
  • Work as part of the software development team during all phases of the software lifecycle assessing the planning for and implementation of the software process for compliance with good engineering practices.
  • Reviewing software documentation to ensure program requirements compliance, adherence to Ball Aerospace standards, risk mitigation, and completeness; tracking software related action items and change requests with metrics.
  • Guiding the peer review process; effective test oversight; configuration control oversight; change control oversight; and performing periodic assessments of the software life-cycle activities.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the SBU/SSU and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.
What You'll Need
  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 8 or more years related experience. BS in Engineering or Computer Science preferred.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master's Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of related experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Must be willing to take initiative.
  • Ability to complete tasks in a timely manner.
  • Strong interpersonal and project management skills.
  • Ability to multi-task, plan, and be able to represent SQA in cross-functional meetings and to customers.
  • TS Clearance nice to have.
Working Conditions
  • Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
  • May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
  • May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
  • Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

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