Parsons Corporation Senior Quality Assurance Engineer/Specialist in Washington, District Of Columbia

Senior Quality Assurance Engineer/Specialist


Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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Are you passionate about engineering quality? At Parsons, quality is a core value and we are seeking 4 Senior Quality Specialist to join our team!

Senior Quality Specialist in Washington, DC

Parsons is looking for 4 Senior Quality Specialists! The selected candidates will be responsible for the direction, administration, monitoring, and coordination of the Project Work and the Project Quality Plan for the RadioCellular Infrastructure Replacement Project in Washington, DC.

This person will assist in the planning, development, and controlling of major quality aspects of the construction of the underground Distributed Antenna System and provide oversight over the various contractor’s work as it relates to the contractor’s quality programs and ensures that the client construction and quality standards are upheld. The position is responsible for the oversight of project related quality concepts and recommending solutions to the project teams and contractors, reviewing hazard analyses by staff, reviewing contractor work plans, completion of project work and submitting associated work and quality reports, and other tasks as assigned by the Quality Manager and the clients Project Manager. The position requires regularly working day/afternoon/evening and night hours including weekends and holidays on a routing basis. This position is “on-call” on a 24/7 basis.

Provide oversight of the Project Quality Plan with representative from the Clients Office of Quality and Internal Compliance Operations (QICO)

Monitor Construction Key Performance Indices for all aspects of the Radio Cellular Infrastructure Replacement Project. Monitor Quality Key Performance Indices for all aspects of the Radio Cellular Infrastructure Replacement Project.

Maintain and monitor the performance of the project against the KPIs established for both the Project Work and the Project Quality Plan and provide reports to the Quality Manager as required.

Works constructively with members of the project team to resolve project quality related issues. Provides recommendations to key staff members.

Attends or conducts project coordination meetings and quality meetings with each discipline involved as needed to ensure effective project control.

Prepares project-related correspondence to consultants, contractors, Authority officials, and other agencies.

Complete a daily work report that outlines the work completed for the day.

Other tasks assigned by the Quality Manager and the Clients Project Manager.


Bachelors degree in Engineering, Business or Quality discipline or related field (or equivalent work experience) from an accredited institution.

8 to 10 years of related work experience within the engineering, construction or process industry with several years specializing in quality.

Knowledge of ISO 9000 quality standards and its application to planning, design, and construction.

Must be able to work nights and weekends including holidays.

Must be able to successfully complete WMATAs Railway Worker Protection Certification (RWP) Class.

Must have knowledge of working in a Government environment.

Must be able to pass a Government background check.

Must be able to work in confined spaces.

Must have reliable transportation and must possess a valid District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia motor vehicle operator’s license.

May be required to travel out-of-state to conduct manufacturer inspections of facilities and witness any factory acceptance testing as required by the Quality Manager or WMATA Project Manager.

May be required to operate a WMATA owned para-transit vehicle and receive training on how to safely secure and transport a WMATA inspector with special needs to and from ADA accessible work sites. The WMATA is fully mobile via wheelchair and requires no special accommodations beyond securing and unsecuring the wheelchair during transit.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.