Quality Assurance / Test Lead

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
New Orleans, Louisiana

REQ#: RQ129819

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Quality Assurance (QA)/Test Lead. GDIT is your place to make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. You will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. 

The Quality Assurance (QA)/Test Lead will be responsible for all software testing processes and activities including planning, designing, developing, documenting, and executing manual and automated testing of COTS and custom developed applications.


  • Lead daily activities of test engineers within an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Setup test methodologies, test plans and processes for delivering quality
  • Lead the vision and development of test automation strategy.
  • Write test plans based upon requirements, develop functional automated test scripts, perform testing
  • Develop and maintain functional and regression tests to ensure code is functioning as designed
  • Support testing of multiple major releases in coordination with development teams while monitoring testing activities and key internal deliverable
  • Interface with Government representatives, software developers, business analysts and other team members as well as communicate with stakeholders
  • Help prioritize defects to be fixed using an understanding of the business requirements and the needs of the Government


  • Bachelor's degree required in Information Systems, Engineering, or other technical or business discipline is required, OR 8 years of additional relevant experience may be substituted for education.

Required Experience:

  • 7 + years of experience in software quality assurance and management with a proven track record in managing a QA team with process, tools and best practices in Agile development and testing. 
  • Strong experience of test automation and test automation tools like Selenium, and experience working with defect tracking tools such as TFS, Jira etc. 

Security Clearance Level:

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Ability to secure a Public Trust Clearance

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.