AWS Test Lead

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Remote, Based in Maryland

REQ#: RQ137834

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

Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission critical. Join our team as an AWS Test Lead and make an impact. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.

Functional Responsibilities: Formulates and defines system scope and objectives for assigned projects. Prepares detailed specifications for programs. Responsible for program design, coding, testing, debugging and documentation. Has full technical knowledge and responsibility of all phases of applications systems analysis and programming. Understands the business or function for which application is designed. Duties also include instructing, directing and checking the work of other systems analysts and programming personnel. Responsible for quality assurance review and for directing and monitoring the work of team members.


  • Design and develop test and testing requirements for products, systems, software and/or related technology using independent judgement
  • Partner with applicable technology teams to determine testing parameters
  • Write test plans and create test cases for the product
  • Conduct quality assurance and design performance tests using established testing procedures
  • Partner with other department engineers and developers in creating practical test demonstrations for proposed technology
  • Provide troubleshooting for moderately complex testing errors and streamline testing procedures
  • Ensures that testing methodology and procedures meet company and industry standards
  • Build and execute automated tests.
  • Prepare reports and advance analysis for testing
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology and best practices relevant to the industry
  • Provides guidance and leadership to less-experienced personnel
  • May serve as a team or task leader. (Not a people manager)


  • Education: Master’s Degree in computer science (or equivalent experience)
  • Required Experience: 8+ years of experience
  • Location: Remote


  • 401K with company match
  • Comprehensive health and wellness packages
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
  • Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

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.