Gatling/Scala Test Automation Engineer (100% Remote)

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Remote, Based in the USA
Key Skills For Success

Functional Testing

Test Automation Framework

Unit Testing

REQ#: RQ139654
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

We are GDIT. As one of the largest IT and mission services providers to the government, we own our opportunities to better enable healthcare organizations to identify theirs.

You can make GDIT your place. You make it your own by turning obstacles into action. By owning your opportunity at GDIT, you’ll play an important role in providing the technologies and services that millions of healthcare professionals depend on, every day. Our work depends on a Gatling/Scala Test Automation Engineer joining our team remotely to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities.

At GDIT, we put our people first. As a Gatling/Scala Test Automation Engineer supporting CMS, you will be trusted to create test automation strategies and scripts, support data and environment configuration, and performs continuous testing for security, API, and regression suites. You will participate in code reviews, and report defects to support continuous improvement activities for the end-to-end testing process. In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Developing and maintaining end-to-end automation testing frameworks and scripts to test a Java/Scala-developed application and REST APIs, ensuring adherence to technical designs.
  • Testing fixes in different environments, including production, after development issue troubleshooting.
  • Writing functional test cases and conducting walkthroughs with Test and Functional Leads.
  • Creating and executing unit tests for developed components.
  • Working with Business Analysts to identify design gaps and functionality improvements.
  • Assisting Scrum Masters and Test Lead with estimates for new functionality and/or enhancements.
  • Applying knowledge of technologies, applications, methodologies, processes, and tools to support the client and project.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience as a test automation developer, including experience implementing and maintaining automated test scrips
  • 3+ years of experience with Selenium for automation testing
  • 2+ years of experience with Gatling for Scala
  • Hands-on experience with Postman API testing and building test suite collection, to test REST APIs
  • Hands-on experience in using JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience with build/version control tools, such as Jenkins, Subversion, and/or GitHub
  • Experience developing testing documentation, such as Test Summary Reports and requirements traceability reports
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies and/or experience working on an Agile team
  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance
  • Candidate must have lived in the United States at least three (3) out of the last five (5) years


  • US citizen or a Green Card holder.
  • Health Care Industry or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experience.
  • JAVA/Scala Development background.
  • Ability to perform in high pressure environment and under strict deadlines.
  • Ability to adapt to quickly changing priorities.
  • Detail oriented, with strong follow-up skills to ensure completion of test completion.


  • 401K with company match
  • Customizable health benefits packages
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you


Opportunity Owned

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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required


Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $56,000 - $84,000, this is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary; rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.