A BDN client is looking for an experienced Principal Software Quality Engineer to support and lead software quality activities for new product development and R&D teams for next-generation products and added functionality, features for existing products. The consultant would be responsible for reviewing/approving design & development planning documents and design change requests. Reviewing/approving product requirements, system requirements software requirements specs, software architecture specs, software detailed designs requirements using requirements traceability analysis. Reviewing/approving Risk Management documentation along with Software Integration Test, Software System Test, and Design Validation Test protocols are needed for this position. Creating a documented body of knowledge to drive a compliant application of software when innovative designs and technologies are developed (e.g. apps and clouds) is needed for this position.