Quality Assurance Auditor - Health IT

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NORTHROP GRUMMAN
Agile, Analysis, Development, HTTP, Lifecycle, Management, Modeling, MS Office, PMP, PowerPoint, Project, Project Management, QA, Quality Assurance, Rational, Re-engineering, SDLC
Full Time
Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


Where will you find innovation and technology? Right here at Northrop Grumman Corporation. Northrop Grumman Technical Service sector is seeking a Quality Assurance Auditor to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Woodlawn, MD. 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. The QA Auditor will be a self-starter, highly organized and has a strong drive for quality and continuous process improvement. This position will perform quality review of established Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) processes and artifacts. Responsibilities for this position will include:


* Conduct artifact audits by gathering, examining, and documenting appropriate and sufficient evidence of project artifacts to ensure compliance with established project management and system development life cycle policies and procedures.


* Communicate audit findings by initiating discussions with project stakeholders and management and preparing reports with detailed audit results.


* Participate in QA Representative Team and Change Control Board meetings to review current procedures and identify possible opportunities for improvement.


* At the completion of the audit, provides objective advice to project stakeholders to address non-conformance and to provide recommendations for overall improvement of internal controls and processes that will maximize overall performance and efficiency of managing projects and development of software applications.


* Develop presentations in MS PowerPoint and conduct briefings to project stakeholders.


* 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 daily basis.


* Become knowledgeable on the HIPAA policies and procedures for the program and ensure awareness of HIPAA breach process. Understand your role in HIPAA compliance and be able to execute that role in an effective manner.

Qualifications


This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. This requisition may be filled at either a level III or a level IV Basic Qualifications for a Quality Assurance Auditor III are...


* Master's Degree and 4 years of relevant work experience or a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years of relevant work experience, or 10 years of experience as a Auditor in requirements gathering and documentation, process flow and process modeling in lieu of a degree.


* 4 years' experience of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies (such as Agile or Waterfall models). *1 years' experience performing QA audit in an IT environment for waterfall and Agile projects.


* 1 years' experience performing business and systems analysis for systems that cross multiple components and impact multiple systems.


* 1 years' experience in requirements gathering and documentation, developing use cases, functional specifications and detailed design documents; and developing test cases.


* Proficient in MS Office, MS Visio, and SharePoint.


* Able to obtain a Position of Public Trust designation.


* Experience working in industry's best practice project management, SDLC, and QA Audit framework and tools, and process improvement models such as CMMI and Lean/Sig Sigma. Basic Qualifications for a Quality Assurance Auditor IV are...


* Master's Degree and 7 years of relevant work experience or a Bachelor's Degree and 9 years of relevant work experience, or 13 years of experience as a Auditor in requirements gathering and documentation, process flow and process modeling in lieu of a degree.


* 7 years' experience of System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies (such as Agile or Waterfall models). *3 years' experience performing QA audit in an IT environment for waterfall and Agile projects.


* 3 years' experience performing business and systems analysis for systems that cross multiple components and impact multiple systems.


* 3 years' experience in requirements gathering and documentation, developing use cases, functional specifications and detailed design documents; and developing test cases.


* Proficient in MS Office, MS Visio, and SharePoint.


* Able to obtain a Position of Public Trust designation.


* Experience working in industry's best practice project management, SDLC, and QA Audit framework and tools, and process improvement models such as CMMI and Lean/Sig Sigma.

Preferred Qualifications:


* Solid experience in performing QA audit in a federal government setting for waterfall and Agile projects.


* Solid experience on SDLC methodologies (such as Agile or Waterfall models) and QA audit tools.


* Certification in Project Management (PMP), Agile, QA, or Business Process Improvement.


* Experience in using Rational RequisitePro or HP Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)* Prior SSA experience is a plus.


* Directed and administered critical projects to completion, overseeing resource optimization, process re-engineering, systems analysis/design, end-user training, and technical troubleshooting. 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.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Woodlawn
Clearance: Position of Public Trust 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: No relocation assistance available
Business Sector: United States-Maryland-Woodlawn
Clearance: Position of Public Trust
Clearance: Position of Public Trust


Company Information

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. We hold ourselves to a higher standard, both in the products we deliver and in the way we conduct ourselves throughout the entire customer experience. Because, after all, we are in the business of securing a great deal more than just our place in the market. Our mission is to be at the forefront of technology and innovation, delivering superior capability in tandem with maximized cost efficiencies. The security solutions we provide help secure freedoms for our nation as well as those of our allies. Squarely meeting our obligations, fiscally and technologically, isn't just a business goal, but a moral imperative. To that end, as we evolve as a company, the responsibility we feel for our country and the citizens and troops we help support grows with us.
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