Test Director

Clearance Level
Test Engineering
Daleville, Alabama
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Performance Testing

Test Case Design

Test Planning

REQ#: RQ142470
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

General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is the Prime contractor for the Flight School XXI (FSXXI) program which supports the United States Army Aviation Center of Excellence (USAACE). Located in Daleville, AL, GDIT owns and operates the facilities that provides flight simulator training.

We have an immediate opening for a Test Director in Daleville, Alabama. This position requires experience managing tests of complex systems.  The successful candidate will be self-motivated, mission driven, and able to own and manage all aspects of testing for the assigned platform.

Tasks and responsibilities in this role include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage all aspects of test planning and execution for major rotary-wing aviation simulation projects.
  • Create test plans and procedures that satisfy requirements traceability and successfully validate and demonstrate system performance.
  • Coordinate with customer and subcontractor test team members to schedule and deconflict resources required for test.
  • Support project managers with test activities to accomplish project objectives.
  • Provide daily reports during test to inform leadership of status and progress.

To qualify, the successful candidate must meet these basic qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent with four years of experience in complex system testing
  • Demonstrated skill in coordinating and documenting work in large, complex projects
  • Skilled with Microsoft Office products
  • Capable of 10% travel

Other Qualifications we will look for in our winning candidate include:

  • Army aviation and avionics experience
  • Simulation and related technology experience


Work Requirements
Years of Experience

6 + years of related experience

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

Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

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.