Test Automation Engineer

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Remote, Based in Maryland

REQ#: RQ118433

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

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 Test Automation Engineer joining our team to support the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) activities in Columbia, MD. Fully remote candidates will also be considered.

At GDIT, we put our people first. As a Test Automation Engineer supporting CMS, you will be trusted to develop automation framework for microservices, test releases during short sprints, and create and maintain test cases and test documents. Note: release testing could require work during non-business hours (i.e., there may be some evening/weekend/holiday work). In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Developing and maintaining end-to-end automation testing frameworks and automation suites for front end and back-end testing of a responsive portal application which uses microservices
  • Creating, maintaining, and updating Portal test automation suites
  • Developing automation scripts utilizing different browser tools, and mobile capabilities
  • Maintaining Enterprise Portal automation framework design and execution document
  • Conducting and/or participating in peer reviews of automation scripts code
  • Creating dashboard reports and updates with automation test cases, test results
  • Maintaining and executing smoke and regression scripts by adding new features and updating/fixing existing features due to requirements/environmental changes


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Experience as a test automation developer
  • Experience with remote and distributed testing using Selenium Grid
  • 3+ years of experience using Protractor to develop test automation for AngularJS-based applications
  • 3+ years of experience developing automated scripts for RESTful services and integrating them with Jenkins/GIT
  • 3+ years of experience with API test frameworks, such as Mocha, Chai, Jasmine
  • 3+ years of experience in scripting languages, such as NodeJS
  • 3+ years of experience developing testing documentation, such as Test Summary Reports and requirements traceability reports
  • 2+ years of experience defect tracking tools such as JIRA and TestRail
  • Experience with API automation for serverless tools, such as AIML and Ranorax
  • Experience in Jenkins CI/CD configurations, creating Jenkins scripting utilizing Groovy
  • Candidate must be able to obtain Public Trust clearance and 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
  • 2+ years of experience working in a SAFe environment and/or working with Agile teams
  • Active SAFe Certification
  • JAVA Development background
  • 3+ years of experience with CURL and HTTP tools
  • 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

Not sure this job’s the one for you? Check out our other openings at gdit.com/careers.

The likely salary range for this position is $68,000 - $102,000, 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.

View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

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.