Software Assurance Analyst Lead in Merrifield at HII-TSD

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Requisition Number: 8060 

Required Travel: 11 - 25%

Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt

Hours Per Week: 40 

Security Clearance: USPS Sensitive 

Level of Experience: Mid 

Job Description

HII - Mission Technologies is currently seeking a Software Assurance Analyst Lead to work out of their client's Merrifield, VA office in support of the USPS Engineering Systems Software Development Life Cycle Process Management Project.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee and direct the work of others.
  • Responsible for reviewing work of team members as related to reviewing, verifying, and validating SDLC documentation such as Software Requirement Specifications, Software Master Test Plans, and Software Modification Orders.
  • Responsible for ensuring software requirements completely identify the functionality for the system, are traceable throughout all SDLC documentation, and have been tested.
  • Responsible for observing testing, understanding how testing is conducted, and reporting results.
  • Responsible for team members writing technically accurate and detailed documents, and for team members examining documents prepared during the SDLC to ensure technical accuracy, readability, and completeness.
  • Work with team members to propose changes to satisfy documentation requirements, project objectives, and proposes updates to documentation to satisfy those requirements.
  • Must track and monitor release to process compliance and deliverables to schedule.
  • Stay informed of and drive the appropriate application of IEEE standards and templates.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Mentors junior staff members.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 6 years relevant progressive experience with Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field; 4 years relevant progressive experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 10 years relevant progressive experience. 
  • Experience with quality assurance in a software development environment
  • Experience with reviewing, verifying, and validating SDLC documentation.
  • Ability to ensure requirements traceability throughout all SDLC documentation including test cases and test results.
  • Ability in writing technical reports that are technically accurate, complete, and correct.

HII’s Mission Technologies division develops integrated solutions that enable today’s connected, all-domain force. Capabilities include C5ISR systems and operations; the application of AI and machine learning to battlefield decisions; defensive and offensive cyberspace strategies and EW; unmanned, autonomous systems; LVC solutions; platform modernization; and critical nuclear operations. Together, HII's domain expertise and advanced technologies support mission partners anywhere around the globe. For more information, visit

HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII’s skilled workforce is 44,000 strong.

HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

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