Associate Software Quality Engineer

The Computer Merchant, LTD.

Job Description
Job Title: Associate Software Quality Engineer Location: Sterling Heights, MI Wage Range: 28-30 hr Job Number: 22-02152 Job Description: Our client, a large defense contractor, has an immediate opening for an Associate Software Quality Engineer to work from their Sterling Heights, MI facility. Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree Position Requirements: Perform Software Quality Assurance support and activity to the ongoing software development for active programs as assigned. 1) Software Quality Planning - Plan and document software quality assurance activities, including audit plan and schedule, measurement plans and infrastructure, participation in overall software planning efforts, software reliability planning, software test planning, overall project scheduling and other planning tasks as required 2) Software Quality Auditing - Monitor software development process compliance using a robust audit program as documented in the plan, meeting requirements of internal quality and software procedures, as well as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) level 5 provisions for PPQA. Report results, track corrective action, establish and maintain measures of the software quality audit activities. 3) Provide technical review and oversight of Software Development work products. Perform product audits, participate in technical peer reviews, evaluate deliverable documentation, participate in any software supplier activity, evaluate formal software change documentation including file differences, test results and change descriptions. Report results, track and manage corrective action, elevate issues, establish and maintain measures and summary reports of this activity. 4) Provide other program support as required. Participate in program meetings, formal reviews, change board meetings, measurement reviews. Support customer interface activities, and interface with external IV&V. Validate formal test environment and participate in formal requirements verification activities. 5) Perform Tasks in other areas of Quality Assurance as may be assigned 6) Applicant must be able to implement the activities identified above in the detailed work description. 7) Must demonstrate a passion to learn about our clients products and the quality activities involved in their development 8) Bachelor's degree required, preferably in an Engineering discipline like Computer Science or EE. 9) Proficient in Microsoft Office suite. 10) Applicant must have the ability to read and understand software application code, effectively navigate project directories, configuration management tasks, and requirements management tools. 11) Familiarity with software measurement techniques desirable 12) Familiarity with content of CMMI desirable 13) Familiarity with disciplined software development lifecycle. 14) Ability to utilize a personal computer 15) Ability to work alone in a self-motivated fashion as well as supporting a team effort. 16) Familiarity with military vehicles a plus Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled * While an hourly range is posted for this position, an eventual hourly rate is determined by a comprehensive salary analysis which considers multiple factors including but not limited to: job-related knowledge, skills and qualifications, education and experience as compared to others in the organization doing substantially similar work, if applicable, and market and business considerations. Benefits offered include medical, dental and vision benefits; dependent care flexible spending account; 401(k) plan; voluntary life/short term disability/whole life/term life/accident and critical illness coverage; employee assistance program; sick leave in accordance with regulation. Benefits may be subject to generally applicable eligibility, waiting period, contribution, and other requirements and conditions.