Software Quality Engineer

Gregory Martin International Limited
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Quality Engineer - Aerospace, Defence.

Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company, they are looking for a Software Quality Engineer to develop, implement and maintain software working procedures to ensure life cycle compliance with software standards such as ISO9001 TickIT Plus & DO178B/C, airworthiness requirements, and other customer contractual conditions.

As a Software Quality Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Software Quality Assurance specialist in safety critical, civil and military systems.
  • Familiar with recognised software standards such as DO-178B, ISO9001 TickIT, and relevant MIL-STD?s and DEF-STAN?s.
  • Familiar with systems and software engineering processes, and software verification and validation techniques.
  • Familiar with configuration management techniques and software configuration management tools e.g. All Change
  • Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach.
  • Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both internally and externally.
  • As a Software Quality Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:
  • Define and implement TickIT Plus transition programme.
  • Monitor, maintain, and implement improvements to the software QMS, including Life Cycle Management, to ensure its effectiveness ? update of relevant company procedures as required.
  • Implementation of software quality audits to monitor compliance with project plans and company processes including software conformity reviews in advance of releases.
  • Generation and implementation of software quality plans.
  • Ensure effective software problem reporting, root cause analysis and corrective action implementation
  • Ensure effective software configuration management.
  • Generation and implementation of software quality plans.
  • Ensure compliance with applicable industry, regulatory and certification requirements.
  • Ensure flow down of software requirements to software suppliers, quality management of software suppliers to ensure delivery of verified software.
  • Ensure independence software Quality Assurance and development activities are observed.
  • TickIT Plus accreditations management.
  • Carry out general software Quality Assurance tasks as required including internal software LCM reviews, software document approvals, software change control and verification activity.
  • Keywords ? Aerospace, Defence, IS9001, TickIT Plus, DO178B, Safety Critical, Software Quality Assurance, Mil-STD?s, DEF-STAN?s, QMS

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