This position is with Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, in Newport News, Virginia.
At NNS you will join a talented team of IT professionals that are creating innovative technological solutions to support and enhance product development that will change the way our people work every day. We are seeking experienced IT software quality engineers to support our application's software testing efforts and help us scale our software team.
The job duties include: • Collaborate with project teams to develop system level testing strategy • Developing new automated testing and continuous integration systems • Helping to develop testing strategy using open source tools, in house technologies, and purpose built tools • Interface with both internal and external customers to recreate, diagnose, and help resolve issues • Learn new technologies as needed to build tools and improve efficiency and productivity • Help us scale our development team by identifying tools to improve our QA and development efforts • Work with other systems engineers to develop and execute test plans • Support and extend existing validation frameworks • Design, research and implement code analysis, complexity analysis and validation tools • Read and understand application code, identify areas of weakness • Identify bugs in new and existing code, determine root causes, and suggest possible bug fixes
*************************************** Develops, modifies, applies, and maintains standards for software quality operating methods, processes, systems and procedures. Conducts software inspection, testing, verification and validation. Implements software development and maintenance processes and methods. Ensures measures meet acceptable reliability standards. Develops overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the software quality program according to project, process and contract requirements and objectives. Ensures that project and process control documentation are compliant with requirements, objectives and/or contract. Reviews software design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or process requirements. Reviews include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies. Performs or directs verification of software requirement allocations, traceability, and testability.
5 Years experience with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.
• 3+ years of relevant experience in quality assurance or software engineering • Hands on experience building automated test frameworks from scratch • Experience with continuous integration and build systems • Ability to scope features, develop test plans, and execute against the test plans • Excellent communication skills are a must • SOX experience is a major plus. • Working knowledge or significant exposure to different programming languages and paradigms • Ability to work with minimal supervision to achieve your goals
Newport News Shipbuilding is the sole designer, builder and refueler of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers and one of two providers of U.S. Navy submarines. With approximately $4 billion in revenues and more than 20,000 employees, we are the largest industrial employer in Virginia and the largest shipbuilding company in the United States.
We build the most advanced ships in the world using our experti...se in nuclear propulsion, naval design and manufacturing. We are currently building the new Ford-class aircraft carriers and Virginia-class fast-attack submarines, and performing Refueling and Complex Overhaul (RCOH) on Nimitz-class aircraft carriers. We provide fleet services for our ships worldwide and, using our nuclear and manufacturing expertise, are expanding into Department of Energy and alternative energy ventures. Learn more about our subsidiaries.
Founded as the Chesapeake Dry Dock and Construction Co. in 1886, Newport News Shipbuilding has built more than 800 ships, including both naval and commercial ships. Located in Newport News, Va., our facilities span more than 550 acres, strategically positioned in one of the great harbors of the East Coast.