Senior Automation Tester (

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Remote, Based in Texas
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ137049

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

GDIT’s team is looking for a dynamic and experienced Automation Tester to perform testing on Pega platform applications. As the Automation Tester you will be expected to participate in writing, maintaining, executing automation scripts, troubleshooting and analysis on the development of systems. You will provide support in the development, implementation and maintenance of test process and diagnostic programs and place a specific focus on improving our automated test coverage for all our systems.

Required Qualifications:

  • at least 7 years of documented automation testing experience
  • Experience with Automation Testing Tools (such as Selenium WebDriver, JMeter)
  • Experience with testing of application developed with COTS products (Pega, Salesforce)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with BDD (Behavior Driven Development) Cucumber
  • Experience with Java Programming Language
  • Experience with SQL and Database/Backend testing
  • Experience web services / API testing (REST and SOAPUI)
  • Experience with implementing and executing Load and Performance Testing
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience with continuous integration tool (Jenkins)
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to interact effectively with customers and stakeholders
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a larger team.
  • Ability to manage multiple task assignments.
  • Pega experience (nice to have)
  • Experience using Azure DevOPS (Formerly VSTS)
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a complex, fast paced environment.
  • Demonstrated experience improving automated test coverage for existing applications.
  • Experience across diverse technology stacks including COTS and custom software.
  • Familiarity with standards and best practices for ensuring accessibility (i.e. WCAG and 508)
  • BS in Computer Science or related field
  • 7+ years of experience
  • 5+ years working an agile development environment

Contract Requirements:

  • Contract Requires US Citizenship
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an Agency specific Public Trust clearance

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.