Quality Analyst 2

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Quality Analyst 2 to join our team of qualified individuals in Huntsville, AL.

Build a future of excellence and become part of NG's Quality Assurance team, providing services for Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) Development and Sustainment Contract (DSC).

Qualified candidates must work as part of a team, demonstrate a high level of attention to detail, possess the ability to plan ahead and be customer- support focused. Individuals must also have demonstrated ability to evaluate whether documents, instructions and procedures are being followed during execution and demonstrate strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Implement GMD DSC program quality plans and procedures to execute the quality function
  • Using quality processes and concepts, and program specific tools, ensure compliance to program contractual requirements and the statement of work
  • Review, analyze and report on quality discrepancies related to SW/HW, installations/upgrade, system testing, for NG Ground Systems products and operational capabilities
  • Investigate problems and develop disposition and correcting actions for recurring discrepancies
  • Interface with product development, engineering, testers, customers, vendors and subcontractors and team members to ensure requirements are achieve
  • Audits and implement preventive/corrective actions and improvements
  • Support development and operations to ensure GS is fully mission capable 24/7/365

Basic Qualifications:
  • BS degree and 3+ years of experience in a quality assurance or related experience
  • Holds current Secret Clearance or ability to obtain one (US Citizenship required)
  • Physically able to travel, work outside occasionally, stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Can work flexible schedules to include occasional off normal hours as necessary to meet commitments
  • Possesses good interpersonal skills to successfully interface with diverse groups or individuals
  • Can travel ~25% of time as necessary to support installations and testing on customer sites
  • Self-starter with demonstrated problem-solving skills who can work with minimal direction
  • Computer literate in PC applications such as MS Office, relational databases, and GUI navigation

Preferred Qualifications:
  • GMD or related missile defense program experience
  • Quality certifications such as ASQ
  • Software development lifecycle understanding
  • AGILE development process exposure
  • JAVA, C++, Linux, Redhat
  • Prior coding experience highly valued

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.${descr2}${descr3}

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