KBRwyle Quality Assurance Specialist in United States

Quality Assurance Specialist


This position supports tasking for PMA-231 E-2D Technical Data LEM, NAVAIR headquarters in Patuxent River, MD. The successful candidate will support the E-2D aircraft Interactive Electronic Technical Manual (IETM) Technical Data development. The employee willhave a Quality Assurance background, be familiar with General Series Technical Manuals and their use. The quality assurance specialistwill possess the ability to interpret, research, and use engineering technical data. The successful candidate will have experience with Naval Aviation Maintenance Combined Validation and Verification (CVV) Processes. The candidate will be required to interface with representatives from multiple organizations, within and outside of the Program.Tasking will include administrative support for the Technical Data Logistics Element Manager (LEM), quality assurance analysis, quality assurance review and management relating to the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft and support equipment. This position will review and provide feedback on all S1000D Issue 3.01 and 4.1 IETM Data Modules to assure functionality, conversion and technical accuracy. The successful candidate for this position is expected to become NATEC QA Certified during the course of the project as soon as scheduled VAL/VER events occur. The selected applicant will be working in both office and aircraft hangar settings.Education/Experience: A bachelor's degree is preferred but not required. This position requires at least eight (8) years of Aviation electrical or avionics, QA, and aviation maintenance management experience.Experience using the NAVAIR Standard IETM Viewer (NSIV) is desired.Experience with Naval Aviation Maintenance Combined Validation and Verification (CVV) Processes is desired.Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: The successful candidate must have a strong QA and maintenance background that includes; Naval Aviation Maintenance management, Configuration management, and Quality Assurance inspection methods.Selected candidate must have familiarity with General Series Technical Manuals and their use.The ability to interpret, research, and use engineering technical data is necessary.Participation in Combined Validation Verification events and IPRs is required.Travel is required.Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as dictated by aircraft availability is required.The incumbent must be able to prepare draft analysis documents and other material for internal review by subject matter experts and final review by customer.The Quality Assurance Specialist must be able to work independently, be team oriented, and possess strong customer facing skills.Applicant selected must be flexible and have the ability to adapt to new information and programs.The selected applicant must have the ability to research, review, and understand technical information and be able to perform quality assurance (QA) of technical documentation.Equipment and Machines: Ability to operate office equipment such as personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.Attendance: Anticipated at Monday-Friday. Regular attendance of scheduled hours is critical. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements. Periodically, Combined Validation Verification (CVV) events require surge working events that occur based upon aircraft availability, including nights and weekends. Travel (including airline travel) is required, normally in conjunction with CVV events and/or meetings. Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to work site is required.Desired:Preferred candidate will have the ability to write in a clear and concise manner, possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills.The preferred candidate will have the ability to work with the following software programs: Adobe Pro, MS Office Suite SW: Word, Excel, Power Point, and MS Project. Familiarity with the International Specification for Technical Publications S1000D, NAVAIR Publications Development Instructions and the Technical Manual Writing Style Guide is desired, but not required.Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/DisabilityApplication InstructionsFor immediate confidential consideration, please apply online by clicking Apply Now to Join Our Team.

Job: Quality, Health, Safety and Environment

Primary Location: PATUXENT

Req ID: 1060226