Senior Manual Tester

Clearance Level
IT Quality Assurance
Rensselaer, New York

REQ#: RQ138273

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

Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a Senior Systems Integration Tester (Manual) at GDIT. Your work will have you fully immersed in our client’s domain in order to deliver simple solutions for their complex needs. At GDIT, you’ll prioritize the client while we prioritize your career.       


At GDIT, people are our differentiator. You will join our team in partnership with New York State of Health (NYSoH) to provide comprehensive health coverage to more than 6.7 million New Yorkers through its Health Benefit Exchange (HBE)     


  • You’ll join our talented Testing Team. Our project is built on a multi-tier architecture including Service Oriented architecture, multi-tier web applications using Java and various other COTS products. 
  • Analyze requirements and tech design documents for use cases, creation of test cases, and impacts to the existing framework.  
  • Understand the changes to the current application, DB changes, Batch programs and create test cases to make sure the quality of the application retains its high standard.  
  •  Support continuous improvement efforts designed to make the regression more sustainable and decrease the amount of analysis/issues after each test runs 
  • Perform quality control checks on software release candidates, determines final issue resolution status, and authorizes progression to next testing phase.  
  • Determine testing strategies and provide an implementation plan  





  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related technical field.    


  • Seven (7) years of intensive and progressive experience in software application testing with 4 years within the last six (8) calendar years as Test Analyst, Systems Engineer, or related experience and performing software testing for complex to highly complex systems.  
  • Proven experience in analyzing and writing test scripts for complex business rules and rule engine  
  • Hands on working experience writing complex SQL using joins for data validation from various data sources  
  • Vast knowledge of testing techniques to cover all possible corner cases during Integration testing, E2E testing, ETL testing, Web service testing, and verification and validation techniques  
  • Expertise in analyzing the server and Application logs and troubleshooting.  
  • Track record of executing testing techniques to cover all possible corner cases for during verification and validation techniques  

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Knowledge of database (DB2) concepts, EDI (834, 837), SOAP UI, Rational Quality Manager and Agile methodologies.  
  • Healthcare, Medicaid, Medicare domain experience 
  • Data Warehouse/ DataMart experience 
  • Working knowledge of Cognos  


  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and meet delivery targets of overall releases.  
  • Demonstrate ownership/responsibility in driving the quality of the system to high standards.  
  • Responsive, adaptive to complex changing environment  
  • Willingness to accept direction from seniors, colleagues and management  
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills.   
  • Strong. attention to detail in diagnosing problems and ensuring solutions address the issues   
  • Inquisitive nature with continual drive to learn and improve   
  • Innately organized and exceptionally detail oriented and able to task switch and work on multiple tasks  
  • Ability to work accurately under pressure and prioritize time to meet all deadlines    
  • Strong Collaboration skills    
  • Handle demanding situations with clarity, focus and professionalism, and to respond to quick turnaround tasks  
  • Resolve issues with little oversight; ability to gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions  
  • Are self-motivated, well-organized, and exhibit strict attention to detail  
  • Prioritize and work on multiple projects at the same time, including the ability to plan, prioritize, and execute multiple initiatives/deadlines with minimal supervision and shift priorities as necessary  


  • Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home    
  • 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    
  • Technology you can learn from   
  • Rest and recharge with paid vacation and company-paid 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.