General Dynamics Information Technology Sr Manager, Quality Assurance in Fairfax, Virginia

Job Description

As a Sr. Manager, Quality Assurance, your principal duties and responsibilities are:

  • Develops and implements quality methodologies to ensure that products and services meet company standards and customer requirements.

  • Supervises and mentors quality assurance staff.

  • Understands and interprets ISO 9001, ISO 14001and OHSAS 18001 requirements in order to support successful company and Division Certificates of Registration.

  • Develops and manages ISO and EHS Internal audit programs to ensure compliance.

  • Performs Lead Auditor duties as required.

  • Conducts periodic reviews of Quality and EHS programs for senior management.

  • Acts as Division Quality Management Representative (QMR), including leading the Quality Management System Review Board (QMSRB) and participating in GDIT HQ Best Practices meetings in order to share cost-saving opportunities and information of interest across GDIT.

  • Manages QEHS program budgets as directed by supervisor.

  • Administrates enterprise tools such as SharePoint, Concur, myLMS and eRes.

  • Authors and reviews Quality Assurance sections of major bids and proposals.

  • Administers problem management process including monitoring and reporting on problem resolution.

  • Administers customer satisfaction process in conjunction with program managers and contracts staff.

  • Develops and conducts quality-related training.

  • Works with program managers, technical staff and their customers where required to assure adherence to quality standards on deliverables.

  • Participates in special projects as required.


Bachelors Degree in Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training, or work experience.


  • 10+ years of related quality assurance experience, including supervisory experience.

  • Holds recognized quality or continual improvement certification(s) such American Society for Quality (ASQ) CQA or CQE.

  • Experience in implementing core business related industry standards such as ISO 20000-1, ISO 27001 and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL).

  • Professional or internal certification(s) may be required, depending on job assignment.

  • Advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and procedures related to quality assurance.

  • Effective management and communication skills.

  • Advanced understanding of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 requirements.

  • Ability to interface with company retained Registrar and support external audits.

  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance if required to support program needs.

  • Ability to travel up to 50%.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

Job ID 2018-41052

Number of Positions 1

Job Locations USA-VA-Fairfax

Job Function Science and Engineering

Security Clearance Level None

Full/Part Time Full Time