Protractor Test Automation Engineer (Mid)

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Columbia, Maryland

REQ#: RQ59825

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: Other
Requisition Type: Regular

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Protractor Test Automation Engineer supporting the Enterprise Portal test automation team, 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).

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important. We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. Our work depends on a Protractor Test Automation Engineer joining our team onsite in Columbia, MD.

In this role, a typical day will include:

  • Develop and maintain end-to-end automation testing frameworks and automation suites for front end and back end testing of a responsive portal application which uses microservices
  • Create, maintain and update Portal test cases
  • Testing using different browser tools, including mobile testing
  • Accessibility testing for impaired users (508 testing)
  • Maintains Enterprise Portal automation framework design and execution document
  • Conducts/participates in peer reviews of test cases and test documents
  • Creates dashboard reports and updates with automation test cases, test results
  • Maintains and executes smoke and regression scripts by adding new features and updating/fixing existing features due to requirements/environmental changes

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience as a Test Engineer
  • 3+ years of experience with developing test automation for AngularJS based applications, using Selenium Webdriver or an equivalent
  • 6 months+ hands on experience using Protractor
  • 3+ years of experience developing automated scripts for RESTful services and integrating them with Jenkins/GIT 3+ years of experience in 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+ Experience in remote and distributed testing with Selenium Grid
  • 2+ years of experience working within Agile teams
  • 2+ years of experience defect tracking tools such as JIRA and Quality Center
  • Must have a developer background, preferably in JAVA
  • 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.

Desired Qualifications

  • US citizen or a Green Card holder
  • Health Care Industry or Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) experience
  • 3+ years of experience with CURL and HTTPie tools
  • Experience in Jenkins CI/CD configurations
  • Detail oriented, with strong follow-up skills to ensure completion of test completion


  • GDIT is a leader in implementing DevOps technology and solutions. You'll be part of a team using the latest tools to support programs in modernizing how solutions are delivered.
  • GDIT provides you with an opportunity to learn, implement and put into practice the latest processes and technology to support our customer's mission.


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.

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.