Senior Software Test Engineer

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Menands, New York

REQ#: RQ70801

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) has an immediate requirement for a Senior Software Test Engineer to support ongoing efforts to enhance the NYS MMIS (eMedNY).  We are looking for a qualified Senior Software Test Engineer who has a passion for quality to help ensure the systemic integrity of NYS Medicaid system.  Our ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of software integration testing best practices, experience with manual testing tools, and have knowledge of health care claims processing.  Experience with a Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS), mainframe technologies such as the COBOL programming language and CICS is highly desired.

This position is based at GDIT’s office at Riverview Center in Menands, NY.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Attend functional requirements definition and project design meetings as requested
  • Design and develop integration test plans
  • Execute test cases and scenarios associated with integration test plans for complex applications and processes
  • Capture integration test results and generate test results documentation
  • Provide and review test results documentation with the customer and other stakeholders
  • Work collaboratively with Test Automation Engineers and other Integration Test Team members
  • Actively participate in project and team meetings
  • Adhere to program testing standards associated with the creation and publication of testing artifacts and related documentation
  • Stay abreast of industry testing trends, and remain current with industry standards and best practices
  • Provide effort and duration estimates associated with the testing phase of the SDLC
  • Assist in production and other support activities, and ad hoc testing activities that may arise
  • Perform research activities as assigned


The position requires a Bachelors' Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Engineering, Business (or related field of study)

Required Qualifications:

  • Five (5) or more years of testing experience in a distributed environment required - Mainframe and Open Systems
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to communicate with customers, support personnel, application development personnel and management
  • Ability to work in a team environment with multiple team members, as well as productively as an individual.
  • Strong knowledge of Healthcare
  • Structured Query Language (SQL) - IBM DB2 Rational Database Management System (RDBMS)
  • IBM DB2 Utilities – SQL Processing Using File Input (SPUFI), Query Management Facility (QMF)
  • IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC) Mainframe Source Code Management
  • Job Control Language (JCL) – z/OS
  • Z/OS Mainframe Utilities – IEBGENER, IEFBR14, SYNCSORT, etc.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS), related claims and ancillary transaction processing
  • Knowledge of Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) - HIPAA X12 5010 and NCPDP D.0
  • COBOL Programming Language
  • IBM Customer Information Control System (CICS)
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.

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.