Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman has an exciting opportunity for a Software Tester to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Helena, Montana.
The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Health Systems Management operating unit, which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients.
Primary responsibilities will focus on system testing of mainframe and web-based applications. Responsibilities include:
Analyze, develop, and manage testing documentation
Develop lifecycle documents, including Test Plans, Test Checklists, User Manual, Agile User Stories, and Defect documentation.
Interface with management and provide various reports on a regular basis
Reverse engineer and create testing documents from an existing system by reviewing various types of software code
Design, create, execute, document test scenarios, test cases, and test results
Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a frequent basis
Bachelor's degree and 2 Years of relevant work experience OR Master's degree and 1 Year of relevant work experience OR a minimum 6 years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree. Other combinations of education and experience will be considered
Minimum of 1 year of designing, creating, executing, documenting test scenarios, test cases, and test results
Minimum of 1 year of combined experience in 2 or more of the following:
Developing lifecycle documents, including Use Cases, Detailed Functional Requirements, Detailed Design Specifications, and Software Requirement Specifications
Ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis.
Must be able to pass a background check, including FBI fingerprint check and National Agency check - ability to obtain and maintain National Agency check for continued employment
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Residency (Green Card holder) to work in the United States
Reverse engineering and creating requirements documents for an existing system (as is scenario) by reviewing any type of software code or development background.
Knowledge of automated testing tools
Knowledge and/or experience with Business Intelligence and Visualization tools (Tableau, Pentaho)
Knowledge of relational databases
Experience with front and back end web based applications and familiar with various web service technologies.
Experience in developing test cases and writing SQL queries to validate the data and application.
Possess technical writing skills and able to review others' work products.
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.