Sr. Quality Assurance and Configuration Management Engineer
Posted 1/4/2018 3:50:01 PM
Business Segment: Corporate Business Innovations
Location(s): United States; Massachusetts, Michigan; Grand Rapids, Boston
About Us: GE Ventures is creating a new start-up, AIROS, Inc. This Start-up will have access to unparalleled resources through GE’s Global Research Center, GE Digital, GE Aviation Systems (GEAS) and GE’s IoT platform, Predix. AIROS leverages GE’s operational excellence, brand, and scale to create options for breakout growth. AiROS is creating enabling infrastructure and robotics technologies that promote autonomy with persistent, geospatial big data stacks.
AiROS offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. AiROS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Role Summary: In this role, you will be a Quality Assurance and Configuration Management Engineer. In this role, you will develop and implement the configuration management and quality assurance processes and tools needed by the new venture to comply with certification standards. Once established, you will work with the development teams to ensure successful implementation and compliance.
Essential Responsibilities: In the role of Sr. Quality Assurance and Configuration Management Engineer you will:
Work with the development teams to define and implement the configuration management processes and tools needed to meet certification standards and industry best practices
Assist in the development of processes and procedures needed to meet certification standards and industry best practices
Define and implement quality assurance processes and procedures, such as requirements audits, configuration audits, and the corrective action procedures
Oversee the configuration and change control boards
Be responsible for ensuring quality and regulatory compliance in accordance with documented processes and procedures
Develop and deliver configuration management and quality assurance training for leadership and engineers
Put in place methods for sustaining process and training materials
Develop documentation strategy to support audits and Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
Assure correct and complete configuration data and artifacts
Support meetings and audits by external authorities (e.g. FAA, EASA, ISO, NIST, etc.)
Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university
Minimum of 5 years of systems or software development experience in an ARP4754, DO-178B/C, or DO-278A environment
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
Familiarity with DO-326A and supplements to DO-178C
Experience with Industry / Military standards relative to Configuration Management: EIA-649, ISO 10007, MIL-STD-973, DO-178C, etc.
Experience in applying Engineering Standards relative to Engineering Documentation
Strong and demonstrated experience with Product Data Management (PDM) Systems
Solid oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Effective problem identification and solution skills
Demonstrated success in a cross-functional team environment
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university
Ability to work well in cross-functional teams
Demonstrated experience in lean / six sigma tools
Locations: United States; Massachusetts, Michigan; Grand Rapids, Boston
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