Principal QA Policy Strategy Analyst

09 Sep, 2020


Principal QA Policy Strategy Analyst

Northrop Grumman
Buffalo, NY

Mission and Quality Assurance


At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) Policy and Strategy Analyst 3 for our Buffalo, NY campus. The employee will be responsible for leading a variety of activities that directly support the Quality Management System including the following:
Internal Auditing Program, ISO 9001/AS9100, Continuous Improvement and the Lessons Learned program.
This position requires auditing all process areas of the organization to enforce requirements and meet specifications. The individual will mentor process owners to implement processes to support the Quality Management System, AS9100 rev D standard, and Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI). The candidate will develop, maintain and ensure compliance with quality assurance programs, corporate, sector, and site policies, and processes.
The candidate will be a project lead on specific efforts relating to Continuous Improvement and Corrective Actions of a technical nature. This will often require working closely with upper management to ensure the scope and direction of each effort is on schedule and meeting all requirements. The candidate must be able to work in a fast- paced, cross-functional results oriented climate and quickly get to the root cause of nonconformities to provide technical solutions and effective corrective actions to a wide range of complex and difficult problems.
The candidate must be adept at coaching and leading cross functional teams throughout the organization to integrate process engineering solutions into team action plans supporting organizational goals and objectives.
The candidate must be a self-starter with a proven track record of multi-discipline team experience and possess outstanding analytical, presentation, communication and facilitation skills.


**Job Category** : Mission and Quality Assurance

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Job posted: 2020-09-09