Software Test Engineer 3 (mid) - (Secret)

Software Test Engineer 3

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector/ Integrated Intelligence business unit is seeking a mid to senior software test engineer for a program that provides large scale development, testing, deployment and O&M for the HUMINT community. The selected candidate will provide software testing services in support of enterprise-enabled Java web applications used throughout various environments and domains.

Candidate will be responsible for developing, updating and maintain testing toolsets, test cases, use case scenarios, working with developers to diagnose application problems, supporting production environments and maintaining test and systems plans, scripts and documentation. Candidate would also be working with functional subject matter experts developing and writing functional specifications.

This position is located in Herndon, VA or Reston, VA.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Troubleshoot and complete problem report in a detailed manner.
  • Write automated test scripts, test plans, test cases and test procedures.
  • Write and maintain test scripts based on requirements or test cases received.
  • Must be able to perform requirements analysis and apply technical knowledge to design, write test plans, execute and debug test cases.
  • Must possess the ability to integrate the whole picture including Functional, Regression, Stress, and Load Testing.

Basic Qualifications:

A minimum of 5 years experience is required with a Bachelors degree, 3 years with a Masters degree.

US citizenship and an active/current Secret clearance required with the ability to obtain a Top Secret/SCI and successfully complete a polygraph. (Active/Current Top Secret or Top Secret/SCI clearance is highly preferred).

Must have proven experience with the various aspects of software testing such as equipment, inspection, code review, integration, verification, regression and acceptance testing.

Must be proficient with MS Office tools.

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of the HUMINT process.

Hands-on experience with the following: LINUX , JAVA/JUNIT Jenkins, MAVEN, and GIT, Redmine.

Database experience such as: Oracle, Postgres, Sybase, MongoDB, etc.

Experience in an agile testing environment including TDD (Test-Driven Development)

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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