Northrop Grumman Software Test Engineer 3/4 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

How do cyber terrorists get past the industries best? They don't. There are too many of us fighting virtual threats, protecting enterprises and entire countries from large-scale attacks. From creating a citywide wireless network for our first responders, to protecting our nation from cyber threats, to building software-defined radios that change how our military communications, our Information Systems team helps life run smoothly and safely.

If you are the sort of person who loves a challenge and likes to be involved in serious organizational and software change -- Then what is happening in the Cyber and Intelligence Mission Solutions Division is the place for you. This is without a doubt one of the most interesting and exciting times to join an organization like ours. The culture is one of excellence; team work, learning, delivered value and people. We are looking for people who love to learn and take initiative to really make this happen.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Test Engineer 3/4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction, MD.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Analyzes system requirements and concept of operations documents, acquisition plans, and system descriptions to develop evaluation and test plans and procedures, prepare for and conduct the data collection and analysis, and report status and results. Activities to include:

Develop & implement Test Plans for development

Participate in SCRUM sessions and artifact development

Analyze and vet stakeholder requirements

Demonstrate & explain test approach & results

Research and recommend automated test tools

Establish automated test environment including install and configuration of testing tools

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or a level 4.

BQ's for a Test Engineer 3 are:

Basic Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years' of experience in software testing

  2. Experience with automated test tools (Selenium/IBM, HP Quality Manager, Junit)

  3. Experience writing test scripts/procedures from requirements, executing tests, reporting test results

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Jazz

  2. Quick learner

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: An active TS/SCIclearance with polygraph is Required.

BQ's for aTest Engineer 4 are:

Basic Qualifications:

  1. 9+ years' of experience in software testing

  2. Experience with automated test tools (Selenium/IBM, HP Quality Manager, Junit)

  3. Experience writing test scripts/procedures from requirements, executing tests, reporting test results

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Jazz

  2. Quick learner

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Four (4) years of additional software engineering experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor's degree.

Security Clearance: An active TS/SCIclearance with polygraph is Required

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.