DevOps Engineer (NTO Test Support)

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Systems Engineering
Springfield, Virginia
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Cadence Skill

Search Engine Indexing

Use Case Testing

REQ#: RQ164628
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to serve as a critical component of our nation’s safety and security. Make an impact by using your expertise to protect our country from threats.

Job Description

​Deliver simple solutions to complex problems as a DevOps Engineer (NTO Test Support Focus) at GDIT. Here, you’ll tailor cutting-edge solutions to the unique requirements of our clients. With a career in application development, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a DevOps Engineer (NTO Test Support Focus) you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a DevOps Engineer (NTO Test Support Focus) joining our team to support our intelligence customer in Springfield, VA.


Job Summary:

Designs, develops, evaluates, plans and tests engineering specifications for software programs and applications.  Performs basic troubleshooting and maintenance of the integrated test environment as a part of an operational DevOps team.

Job Duties:

•Dedicated onsite test support for a software application within the NCE Testing Organization (NTO)

•Lead the coordination efforts for all test events that involved our system.

•Participate in Agile ceremonies (standup, sprint planning, increment planning, etc) to support innovation and enhancement of applications through iteration/functionality testing

•Participate and collaborate with team members to assess story point/complexity efforts (using best practices) to ensure proper testing and delivery of functionality per User Story Acceptance Criteria

•Collaborate with team members (Scrum Master, Product Owner, DevOps Engineers, Software Developers, etc) to develop test approaches with an emphasis on automation of recurring/regression test cases through selected toolsets, Develop and document end-to-end functionality test case narratives using task management system (JIRA/Confluence)

•Provide early exploratory testing during the development phase

•Design, code and deploy automated test scripts

•Maintain test documentation, provide support to government test organization, conduct load and performance testing, evaluate test results, and provide feedback in a Continuous Integration Continuous Delivery Pipeline.

•Provide Test and End user support for test events and operations; perform basic troubleshooting of the test environment when issues arise.

•Setup test configurations in preparation for test events

•Manage test defects and follow through to code enhancement completion

•Perform upgrade activities in the NTO test environment(s)




•5+ years of experience

•Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, systems engineering or any related field/major, or 3 additional years of experience in information technology.

•Demonstrated experience with creation, authoring, execution and documentation of test cases/result sets for software products in an agile cadence. Knowledge and use of packages (e.g., BASH, CSS, DOS_BATCH, HTML, Java, JavaScript, PHP, PYTHON, SQL, XML, and Indexing/Search Technologies.


•Technical certification Network +, Security +, Oracle or specializing in Software Development, or Cloud Computing.

•Demonstrated experience working in an Agile development framework.

Location: On Customer Site

US Citizenship Required

● 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 *

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

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


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.