167804,  Functional Tester - MO - OM -

Category: IT
Job Title: Functional Tester - MO - OM
Region: MO-Missouri
City: St. Louis
State: MO
Rate: Up to $42.79 DOE
Duration: 6 months, CTH

Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Functional Tester to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Saint Louis, MO.
Where Technology and Teamwork come together... The qualified applicants will become part of Northrop Grumman's Postal Services and Solutions group. This is a contract to provide USPS Information Technology with professional, technical and support services to support the application development, database production support, help desk administration, LAN administration and various requirements for distributed technical support throughout the USPS enterprise.
The quality tester will design, develop and configure test software/scripts to support automation of application functionality. This includes working with team members to define automation requirements, testing new automation enhancements, and maintaining automation code. The candidate will apply knowledge of technologies, applications, methodologies, processes and tools to support the project.
Key Responsibilities:
o Create test models for testing (plans, data and scripts) including the identification, collection and/or creation of test data.
o Develop, update and maintain quality testing standards and procedures.
o Assist in the planning, creation and control of the test environment(s).
o Facilitate and/or participate in structured walk-through and peer reviews.
o Participate in the coordination and execution of release testing.
o Determine and meet time estimates and schedules for testing efforts.
o Position is located in Saint Louis, MO and does not provide relocation assistance.

o Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 7 years of related work experience. Will also consider 11 or more years of work related experience in lieu of a degree.
o Experience with HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) tools such as Quality Center.
o Familiarity with different types of testing (system integration, regression, functional, unit, performance, etc.) and an ability to plan/execute accordingly.
o Ability to develop test conditions and expected results based on the application requirements.
o Strong written and verbal communication skills.
o Experience with Software Development Lifecycle experience (Waterfall or Agile).
o Experience working with a Relational Database using SQL, Oracle.
o Experience working with Unix server and command line entry.
o Experience developing scripts with Advanced VBScript/Visual Basic.
o Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment.
Additional Preferred Skill Requirements:
o Experience developing automated tests with HP ALM and UFT.
o Experience working with Version One.

o Bachelor's degree. Will also consider 11 or more years of work related experience in lieu of a degree.

5/40 workweek

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.

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