Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst - Hampshire

Engineering
Ref: 1094 Date Posted: Saturday 27 Nov 2021
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Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst
 
Location:                   Home working with ad-hoc visits to Havant 
 
Salary:                      £50,000 - £58,000 + excellent benefits
 
We are currently recruiting for a global engineering organisation who have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst within a team that provide systems engineering, software development, training solutions and complex program management for global security, civil and commercial markets. The team draws on its core capabilities in advanced platforms and weapons, C4ISR, global sustainment, training, and sensors.
 
Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst role
This role acts as the lead Quality Assurance representative within Systems Solutions.  Based at Havant, Hampshire, the role supports and controls all aspects of regulatory and 3rd party certifications associated with the business presence on various sites. Activities include but are not limited to:
  • Quality Assurance oversight of systems including service provision subcontractors.
  • Quality Assurance oversight of C6Cyber functional area (C6 – Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber-Defence and Combat Systems).
  • Inspection and acceptance of modification/up-grades carried out across Training Logistic Systems (TLS) in support the ongoing training of military personnel using a variety of simulator and classroom equipment and resources in their Combined Armoured Tactical Trainer (CATT).
  • Arranging, Planning and Supporting audits from external (customer, regulatory and certification assessment) bodies. 
  • Engagement with external industry and Military Quality Assurance staff.
 
You will be responsible for ensuring that activities supporting the above are carried out in accordance with regulatory, statutory, company and local plans, processes, and procedures. You will also be required to provide QA oversight to the delegated signatory for equipment release should it be requested and would be required to undertake Root Cause investigation and process improvement activities, to drive improved performance. ​Supply chain monitoring and assessment, including subcontractor site audits, inspections, etc. in collaboration with other functions will also be required.
 
Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst required skills and experienced
  • Qualified AS9100 Lead auditor (preferred) or Qualified Lead Auditor in one of 9001, 20000, 27001 or TickITplus.
  • Familiarity with AS9100
  • Knowledge/experience of ISO20000 – IT Services Management.
  • Knowledge/experience of ISO 27001 – Information Security Management Systems. 
  • Familiarity with ISO 9001 and TickITplus.
  • Familiarity with Agile development techniques. 
  • Root Cause Analysis/RCCA experience – A qualification in this area is highly desirable.
  • Occurrence Investigator qualification.
  • Experience estimating work loading and task management.
  • Ability to work with and influence across multiple functions and levels within a small team
 
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Software Quality Assurance Analyst to secure a position working with a world class engineering organisation where you will be a key component in ensuring the success of continued contribution to the future of the major programmes.
 
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