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Program Quality Control Manager

Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia, US

Company: QinetiQ

Who Are We?

We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms, ground, soldier, and maritime systems in 50+ locations world-wide. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in the fields of sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR).

QinetiQ Inc.’s dedicated experts in defense, aerospace, security, and related fields all work together to explore new ways of protecting the American Warfighter, Security Forces, and Allies. Being a part of QinetiQ Inc. means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Partnering with our customers, we help save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. 

Why Join QinetiQ Inc.?

If you have the courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges, then you will experience a unique working environment where innovative teams blend different perspectives, disciplines, and technologies to discover new ways of solving complex problems.  In our diverse and inclusive environment, you can be authentic, feel valued, be respected, and realize your full potential. QinetiQ Inc. will support you with workplace flexibility, a commitment to the health and well-being of you and your family and provide opportunities to work with a purpose. We are committed to supporting your success in both your professional and personal lives.

QinetiQ Inc. is seeking an experienced Program Quality Control Manager to oversee quality on multiple DoD, R&D projects under an IDIQ program focused on advanced geospatial technology development. The selected candidate must have a strong technical background and understanding of Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) systems, and be very experienced in managing quality control processes and documentation for DOD technology system development programs.


Your Contribution to Our Mission:


  • The Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) Manager position is responsible for documenting, managing, implementing, and institutionalizing the various Quality Control activities throughout the system development program.
  • Participate in the review of Engineering deliverables including Drawings, Design/Details, Specifications, and Submittals; and ensure all comments generated during these reviews are addressed.
  • Manage QC documentation and participate in reviews and audits to ensure compliance with DOD and contract requirements.
  • Estimate requirements, conduct hazard analyses, identify critical control points; establish critical limits, monitoring procedures, corrective actions and verification procedures for new system builds and manufacturing processes.
  • Ensure compliance with all associated ISO and AS standards.
  • Assure consistent quality of production by validating processes, managing documentation and overseeing production staff.


To Land This Job, You Need:


  • Bachelor’s degree +10 years professional quality assurance experience within an engineering, software, scientific, or technology development environment.
  • Experience overseeing all aspects of Quality Assurance/Quality Control of a technology system design and build, including system and facility safety and quality control.
  • Experience working within the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) at the Army Geospatial Center (AGC) is heavily preferred.
  • Experience overseeing production consistency and quality in an ISO and AS controlled environment.
  • Experience managing QA/QC processes in military-grade technology production facilities.
  • Strong experience managing ISO and AS audits, including managing associated paperwork and corrective procedures.
  • Experience working supporting the production of ISR and GEOINT technology systems from a QA/QC standpoint.


Job Type:  Full Time

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

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QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All Qualified Applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.