Software Test Engineer

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Test Engineering
Fort Belvoir, Virginia
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

Performance Testing

Software Testing Process

REQ#: RQ140783
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

GDIT has an exciting opportunity to contribute our nation’s security by protecting us from some of the most dangerous global threats.  The Defense Threat Reduction Agency’s (DTRA) Operational Information Management System (OIMS) is the hub of integrating information on DTRA’s global operations and tracking DTRA’s activities in support of the Department of Defense’s mission to deter, prevent and prevail against weapons of mass destruction threats.  GDIT is seeking motivated and qualified individuals to support the operational functions of OIMS, as well as individuals to maintain, develop and modernize OIMS’ IT infrastructure. As a Software Test Engineer, you will play a leading role in the design and modernization of the web-based applications that support DTRA OIMS.

  • Designs and develops test along with testing requirements for products, systems, software and/or related technology. Test products, systems and software to identify potential problems and ensure quality

  • Design and develop test and testing requirements for products, systems, software and/or related technology with limited supervision

  • 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

  • Troubleshooting any 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 analysis for testing

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology and best practices relevant to the industry

  • Provides mentoring to less-experienced personnel

  • Must have experience with web languages such as, Cold Fusion, HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript, JSAngular, SQL

  • Must have experience creating data search queries on relational database sources (e.g. Oracle and SQL) and geographical data apps (e.g., Esri ArcGIS and Google Earth)

Required Characteristics:

  • BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience

  • TS/SCI Security Clearance 

  • Must meet 8570.01M certification requirements (Security+)


  • Full-flex work week 

  • 401K with company match 

  • Customizable health benefits packages 

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators 

  • Rewards program for high-performing employees



Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

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

Travel Required

Less than 10%

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.