The conduit between the President and the public during national crises is the National Public Warning System (NPWS), the most resilient and capable in a portfolio of systems providing emergency warning and alert notifications to the public. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is entrusted with this system and the dissemination of Emergency Action Notifications (EANs), via Primary Entry Points (PEPs), by broadcast, cable, satellite, wireline, radio, and television channels. CACI is seeking a proactive Quality Analyst to join our effort to modernize PEP’s which are key components in ensuring the success of this critical mission.
Under the supervision of the NPWS Modernization Task Lead and NPWS Operations Manager, perform quality control and quality assurance activities to measure and evaluate project progress, correct deviations from the requirements for programmatic and technical performance, develop project quality control / assurance activities and report metrics that validate the requirements of the contract. The Quality Analyst will perform job tasks to ensure that:
Products are built to meet agreed-upon standards and requirements
Modernization and integration processes and procedures are performed efficiently and as documented
Project Management Plans are performed efficiently and as documented
Non-conformances found are identified and appropriate corrective action is taken
Skills and Knowledge:
Knowledge of the production cycle for NPWS all-hazard modules and other shelters use by FEMA
Familiar with all aspects of on-site integration work to include RF, power, SATCOM, fuel systems and signal integration with systems existing systems.
Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience in lab and field
Knowledge of Industry quality Management Standards and frameworks such as: ISO 9000-9001, AS9100, TQM, CMMI, Six Sigma
Experience with implementation of corrective action programs
Experience with QA’s role in the System Engineering Processes
Experience with Configuration and Change Management methodologies and processes
Knowledge of manufacturing and assembly process
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office and databases
Knowledge of tools, concepts, and methodologies of QC/QA
Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform Quality Control / Assurance Reviews and Audits using processes defined in the program Quality Control Plan.
Log Review/ audit results
Perform analysis and root cause analysis to ensure compliance to the established program standards
Report deficiencies of the standards to the appropriate program and customer stakeholders.
Develop and implement Corrective action management procedures and processes
You’ll Bring These Qualifications
Experience with the installation of NPWS all-hazard modules and other shelters use by FEMA
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Project Management, Business, Quality or equivalent.
Extensive experience in Quality Assurance and Quality Control processes, including management of a Quality Management Systems (QMS).
Keen attention to detail
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Creative and innovative thinker
Diligent and meticulous
High regard for safety standards and quality control
What We Can Offer You:
- We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
- Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
- We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
- We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
- For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.