Quality Manager


Graduate Position Permanent Leatherhead, UK

Uploaded 13 Feb 2019

Job Description

Would you like to work for an organisation with over 40 years’ experience delivering secure, mission-critical IT solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients. CGI provides secure, mission-critical solutions to Space, Defence and Intelligence clients?

As Quality Manager you will report to the Programme Manager and work closely with the Delivery Managers. You will be responsible for Quality Assurance and Quality Management across the overall programme ensuring that the quality processes of the programme comply to the quality standards and run smoothly and efficiently. You will also provide support to the Delivery Managers in the management and organisation of these delivery projects. The role will be supported by on the job training and shadowing of the current Quality Manager with a view to working towards a handover. 

This programme of work develops, delivers and supports mission critical software solutions. Currently developing major software releases concurrently and supporting in service operational systems, the project team is currently around 50 members and growing having recently secured a new contract for a major upgrade which will deliver significant new capabilities. 

Our roles are only available if you hold or fulfil the criteria to obtain a UK Security Clearance. 

Person Specification

Experience and expertise in Quality Assurance

Team player with ability & willingness to collaborate and develop awareness of the importance of Quality across the team

Able to represent CGI with the client team and senior users maintaining confidence in programme’s QA processes

Able to identify issues, get to root cause and take initiative to resolve when appropriate

Strong communication skills (both oral & written)