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Working As A Tester

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Getting Information
  • Processing Information
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Deal with People

  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $67,000

    Average Salary

What Does A Tester Do At Northrop Grumman

* Develop test plans, test scenarios and test scripts
* Execute tests and document results to ensure configurations meet business requirements
* Support system and user acceptance testing
* Identify and mitigate problems
* Provide written and oral communications, including presentations
* Work closely with the customer to gather business requirements and understand business processes
* Document system defects and change requests
* Participating in design sessions, discussions, and functional design documents
* Participating in peer reviews and inspections of requirements documents

What Does A Tester Do At Insperity

* This person will fill the role of a penetration tester in support of performing assessments of Government and Commercial clients.
* Understand and safely use various open source hacker tactics, techniques, procedures, and tools.
* Develop scripts, tools or methodologies to enhance Delta Risks red teaming and penetration testing processes.
* Assist with scoping and executing prospective engagements.
* Developing comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for various consumers of penetration test or red team data.
* MINIMUM REQUIRMENTS: SECRET Clearance Required Demonstrated Experience in network penetration testing, or web application assessments OSCP certification Developing, extending, or modifying exploits, shellcode or exploit tools Delta Risk LLC is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer who is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.
* Delta Risk LLC does not make employment decisions based upon race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.
* Delta Risk LLC is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities.
* If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact accommodations@delta-risk.Net for assistance

What Does A Tester Do At Microsoft Corporation

* you will examine chosen target systems in detail, looking for vulnerabilities and weaknesses, and, in collaboration with other penetration testing and red teams around the company, demonstrate the value of an assume breach mentality.
* Emerging Threat and Vulnerability Research
* You will be expected to perform research and analysis into emerging threats which affect cloud services through collaboration and original research, including proactive security research on the technologies that Azure and our customers utilize and depend on.
* A very high level of creativity and thirst for knowledge are a must.
* Security Assessments
* Parlaying research and knowledge into threat models and security assessments of Azure services, platforms and infrastructure.
* You have a goal to prioritize areas of security risk while identifying and addressing risks that affect Azure’s ability to protect, detect, investigate, and recovery from security vulnerabilities and targeted attacks.
* Tool Prototypes & development to automate penetration testing and the detection of vulnerabilities across a suite of Azure services.
* To thrive in this position, you will need a deep technical understanding of a broad technology set and the ability to learn new information at a rapid pace.
* Previous experience in security consulting, penetration testing, and general hacking are important, but a desire to take on big challenges and help improve the overall service engineering process is more important

What Does A Tester Do At Humana

* Performing Penetration Tests of various attack surfaces such as network, software applications, human (social engineering, trusted insider) and working with business owners to identify remediation strategies for identified issues
* Reviewing and evaluating IT operations, physical security, hardware configurations, IT systems and operating procedures in use throughout the Humana for compliance with established controls, policies, standards and procedures.
* Identifying technology and control risks within each area
* Providing technical consultation on Security Tools and Technical Controls
* Recommending improvements in procedures, processes, operations and systems across Humana
* Other special projects as necessary

What Does A Tester Do At United Technologies Corporation

* Examine and inspect wire harnesses and control panels for completeness of assembly, quality and conformance to blueprints.
* Inspect wiring of assemblies for accuracy of stripping, soldering and crimping.
* Inspect assemblies for any defects.
* Perform run tests on components to ensure components will operate correctly and have been assembled according to blueprints.
* Troubleshoot various assemblies when run tests produce a “fail” result to identify and resolve the underlying issue.
* Utilize necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to properly perform run tests and troubleshoot any issues detected during the run test.
* Obtain ACE associate status within 2 years.
* Knowledge:
* ACE – Basic knowledge of ACE principles and application._
* Computers and Electronics_
* Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.
* Design_
* Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
* Education and Training_
* Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects.
* Electrical or Electronic Systems_
* Knowledge of principles and method of support structures, circuits and installation components, units, subassemblies, wiring, or assembly casings, using rivets, bolts, soldering or micro-welding equipment.
* English Language_
* Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
* Mathematics_
* Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
* Production and Processing_
* Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods

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Tester Career Paths

Tester
Test Analyst Business Analyst Senior Programmer Analyst
Application Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Project Manager Technical Project Manager
Implementation Manager
8 Yearsyrs
Operator Technical Support Specialist Information Technology Consultant
Information Technology Project Lead
7 Yearsyrs
Operator Field Service Technician Information Technology Specialist
Information Technology Supervisor, Information Technology
6 Yearsyrs
Technician Systems Administrator Software Engineer
Lead Developer
5 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Quality Engineer Software Test Engineer
Lead Software Tester
6 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Lead Project Manager Information Technology Project Manager
Program/Project Manager
10 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Lead Quality Assurance Manager Senior Project Manager
Project Manager & Leader
7 Yearsyrs
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst Senior Quality Assurance Engineer Quality Assurance Lead
Project Manager/Test Manager
9 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Analyst Quality Assurance Lead
Quality Assurance Team Leader
6 Yearsyrs
Software Test Engineer Quality Assurance Engineer Automation Test Engineer
Senior Automation Test Engineer
6 Yearsyrs
Software Test Engineer Business Analyst Senior Analyst
Senior Lead Analyst
7 Yearsyrs
Senior Tester Quality Assurance Lead Senior Consultant
Senior Leader
6 Yearsyrs
Quality Assurance Analyst Quality Assurance Engineer
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst
6 Yearsyrs
Test Engineer Quality Assurance Analyst
Senior Quality Assurance Tester
5 Yearsyrs
Test Engineer Engineer Senior Engineer
Senior Software Engineer
6 Yearsyrs
Technician Technical Support Specialist Technical Consultant
Senior Technical Consultant
7 Yearsyrs
Senior Quality Assurance Analyst Quality Assurance Manager Test Manager
Senior Test Manager
11 Yearsyrs
Business Analyst Senior Programmer Analyst Senior Web Developer
Senior Web Engineer
7 Yearsyrs
Test Analyst Quality Assurance Analyst Software Quality Engineer
Software Engineer Senior In Quality
8 Yearsyrs
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Average Length of Employment
Systems Tester 2.4 years
ETL Tester 2.1 years
Senior Tester 2.1 years
Test Analyst 2.1 years
Associate Tester 2.0 years
Tester 2.0 years
Quality Tester 1.9 years
DWH Tester 1.9 years
Software Tester 1.8 years
Manual Tester 1.7 years
Functional Tester 1.7 years
Automation Tester 1.6 years
Application Tester 1.6 years
UAT Tester 1.5 years
Junior Tester 1.4 years
Top Careers Before Tester
Cashier 9.4%
Internship 4.3%
Technician 4.3%
Supervisor 3.1%
Assembler 3.0%
Driver 2.9%
Server 2.8%
Manager 2.6%
Top Careers After Tester
Technician 3.9%
Cashier 3.8%
Operator 3.2%
ETL Tester 3.2%
Manager 2.7%
Developer 2.7%
Driver 2.6%

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Tester Demographics

Gender

Male

59.9%

Female

37.6%

Unknown

2.5%
Ethnicity

White

52.5%

Asian

16.6%

Hispanic or Latino

16.0%

Black or African American

9.9%

Unknown

4.9%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

48.9%

French

10.3%

Chinese

5.0%

German

3.9%

Arabic

3.9%

Mandarin

3.2%

Japanese

3.2%

Russian

2.8%

Carrier

2.8%

Italian

2.8%

Hindi

2.1%

Portuguese

2.1%

Korean

1.8%

Urdu

1.8%

Vietnamese

1.4%

Cantonese

1.1%

Telugu

0.7%

Dutch

0.7%

Filipino

0.7%

Tagalog

0.7%
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Tester Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

17.4%

El Paso Community College

7.2%

More Tech Institute

6.0%

Spartanburg Technical College

5.7%

University of Washington

5.1%

San Jose State University

4.8%

University of Houston

4.5%

Strayer University

4.5%

Arizona State University

4.2%

University of Texas at Dallas

4.2%

Greenville Technical College

4.2%

Brigham Young University

3.9%

University of Texas at Arlington

3.9%

Boise State University

3.6%

George Mason University

3.6%

Texas A&M University

3.6%

Remington College

3.6%

Northern Virginia Community College

3.6%

University of Texas at El Paso

3.3%

Austin Community College

3.3%
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Majors

Computer Science

15.7%

Business

14.9%

Electrical Engineering

10.9%

Information Technology

6.0%

Computer Information Systems

5.0%

Electrical Engineering Technology

4.6%

Engineering

4.5%

Computer Applications

4.3%

Criminal Justice

4.1%

Computer Engineering

3.8%

Accounting

3.2%

Psychology

3.1%

General Studies

2.9%

Computer Networking

2.8%

Management

2.8%

Education

2.5%

Nursing

2.3%

Health Care Administration

2.3%

Medical Assisting Services

2.1%

Graphic Design

2.0%
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Degrees

Bachelors

35.7%

Other

26.9%

Masters

14.2%

Associate

13.7%

Certificate

5.7%

Diploma

2.2%

Doctorate

1.3%

License

0.3%
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Real Tester Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 14, 2016 $125,000
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 17, 2016 $125,000
Penetration Tester Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA Jul 03, 2016 $122,000
Tester Capgemini America Inc. Atlanta, GA Feb 20, 2016 $118,930
Tester Capgemini America Inc. Atlanta, GA Jun 20, 2016 $118,900
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 14, 2016 $115,000
Selenium Tester Sparksoft Corporation Catonsville, MD Jun 17, 2016 $115,000
Salesforce.com Tester Infogain Corporation Sunnyvale, CA Mar 18, 2016 $107,000
Selenium Tester Pyramid Technology Solutions, Inc. San Francisco, CA Mar 19, 2015 $74,838
Selenium Tester IBM India Private Limited Cary, NC Mar 15, 2016 $74,825 -
$89,690
Tester IBM India Private Limited Overland Park, KS Jun 20, 2016 $74,825
UI Tester IBM India Private Limited Cary, NC Jan 15, 2016 $74,825 -
$89,690
Selenium Tester IBM India Private Limited Cary, NC Mar 02, 2016 $74,825 -
$89,690
Tester Proficient Business Systems, Inc. Lake Mary, FL Feb 15, 2016 $74,818
Tester Teksystems, Inc. Allen Park, MI Aug 31, 2016 $74,548
SAP Tester Concert Tech Corporation Redmond, WA Dec 23, 2015 $65,582
Tester Tekcrew, Inc. Indianapolis, IN Nov 15, 2016 $65,416
Tester Cigniti, Inc. Irving, TX May 11, 2015 $65,312
Tester 4Consulting, Inc. Dallas, TX Nov 09, 2016 $65,312
Tester Cigniti, Inc. Irving, TX Aug 27, 2015 $65,312
Tester Cigniti, Inc. Irving, TX Jul 16, 2015 $65,312
SAP Tester Gurus It Services, LLC Jackson, MI May 12, 2016 $65,083
LTE Tester Sritech Soultions Inc. Redmond, WA Jan 05, 2015 $65,000

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AVERAGE SALARY FOR A Tester

Average Yearly Salary
$67,000
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$52,000
Min 10%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$67,000
Median 50%
$85,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Highest Paying City
Wilmington, DE
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Avg Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a Tester make at top companies?
The national average salary for a Tester in the United States is $67,135 per year or $32 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $85,000.

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Top Skills for A Tester

  1. Test Cases
  2. Business Requirements
  3. Selenium Webdriver
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Execute test cases using both unit and system level for connectivity/media/networking and navigation features following Verification & Validation Model.
  • Involved in Business meetings for understanding the Business requirements, Functional Specifications, and Functional Design Documents.
  • Designed, developed and implemented POM based automation testing framework utilizing Java, TestNG and Selenium WebDriver.
  • Tested the Primary Selection Algorithm (PSA) software for the 2010 Census using TOAD for Oracle using PL/SQL statements.
  • Tested new XML database/ data warehouse technology during development phases.

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