Northrop Grumman Systems Test Engineer - Mid 3 in Woodlawn, Maryland

Northrop GrummanTechnology Servicessector is seeking a Systems Test Engineer - Mid, to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Woodlawn, MD. Put your years of experience as a Systems Test Engineer into a future of excellence by joining a Northrop Grumman team delivering cutting edge technology solutions to our clients.

The qualified applicant will assist in executing manual and automated test procedures, creating test procedures, supporting requirements analysis to resolve program intent, development of test case content, reviewing test plan and procedures, and participating in Test Readiness Reviews. Our program is on the cutting-edge of health care reform and Information Technology modernization in the United States and is making a difference in the lives of all Americans.

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 .

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Develops automated test scripts to validate functional, technical, and performance requirements.

  • Executes test scripts during internal system testing.

  • Documents test issues and works with development team to validate/recreate.

  • Define, create, document, verify, and execute test scenarios for systems and pilot tests with focus on functional, regression, and integration testing

  • Documents test results for incorporation into the Requirements Traceability and Verification Matrix.

  • Responsible for managing defects via Jira or other tools.

  • Maintenance of automated regression testing / Jenkins setup.

  • Provides support to Client testers during acceptance testing, including test script walkthroughs, document testing issues and test results, and answering questions on system functionality.

  • Performs comprehensive testing in AWS environments.

  • Work with technical teams on system requirements and specifications to ensure that requirements are testable and complete. Tests software for sequence and functionality based on requirement specifications.

  • Develop and implement program test plans, quality assurance plans, programs, and procedures using the testing tools.

  • Oversees tests to ensure that performance and quality products conform to established policy and standards.

  • Develops test reports, plans and scenarios.

  • Reviews, analyzes and reports on quality discrepancies related to software and systems engineering.

  • Investigates problems and develops disposition and corrective actions for recurring discrepancies.

  • Interfaces with all program staff to ensure requirements are met.

  • Recommends corrective actions, dispositions and modifications.

  • Participates in meetings as required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and5 years experience, or a Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field and3 years of experience - OR - an additional 4 years of related experience in lieu of a Bachelor's Degree.

  • 3 years experience with Jasmine or similar JavaScript based testing frameworks.

  • Strong hands on experience in Selenium.

  • Experience with agile lifecycles.

  • Experience in manual and automated testing.

  • Experience creating automation for Java and Angular applications.

  • Experience with testing tools including: unit testing (e.g., Junit); load testing (e.g., Load Runner); browser testing (e.g., SauceLabs); and, cloud-based performance testing (e.g., SOASTA).

  • Experience with collaboration and tracking tools, such as Microsoft Visio, JIRA and Confluence.

  • Must be able to perform in an Agile environment.

  • Exposure to wide automation concepts, framework & best practices from industry in automating web applications.

  • Ability to incorporate individual contributions to automation repository.

  • Excellent knowledge in designing & implement customized test automation frameworks as needed. Must have knowledge and experience working with and supporting the development of an overall test Plan and tailored test plans for each release.

  • Must have a familiarity with writing database scripts for backend validation.

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residency required.

  • Ability to obtain a Position of Public Trust clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD. in Computer Science or related field.

  • Experience in healthcare industry.

  • Healthcare claims, policy and provider experience.

  • Experience in Medicare and Medicaid desired.

  • Experience in consulting to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

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.