Software Test Engineer

Clearance Level
Software Engineering
McLean, Virginia
Key Skills For Success





Visual Studio

REQ#: RQ143491
Public Trust: None
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

Software Test Engineer

Ensure the safety and security of our nation as a Software Test Engineer at GDIT. You’ll apply the latest technology and provide operational support to deliver actionable intelligence for the Intelligence Community. Here, your work will have meaning and impact as you deliver your best every day.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Software Test Engineer, you will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on engineer joining our team to support the deployment of software capabilities centered on our comprehensive motion imagery software suite. The Software Test Engineer will focus on the integration testing of those capabilities.


● Performs software integration testing (SWIT)

● Perform systems integration testing (SIT)

● Perform both automated and manual testing of newly developed web-based software as well as regression testing on legacy software.

● Create regression and automation tests against APIs; submitting thousands of records to an API and recording responses received and comparing those responses to expected responses.

● Develop test review reporting strategies, to include reporting on test coverage, statistical results and trends over time.

● Follow existing test cases and create new test cases to support newly created software and APIs. 

● Testing of server-side APIs as well as demonstrated proficiency in UI testing.

● Responsible for documenting any bugs or deficiencies found during testing.

● Communicate and collaborate the Development Team and Systems Team as needed and in a timely fashion.  

● Flexibility to work evening hours at times to meet customer deliverable deadlines.


● Education: Bachelor’s in computer science or related engineering disciplines

● Required Experience: 5+ years of related experience and experience in full lifecycle development of embedded software for DOD technical development efforts.

● Required Technical Skills: Java, Node.js, Python, Kubernetes, Docker, React.js, Bash, XML, JMeter, experience with a developer IDE such as IntelliJ, or Visual Studio Code, experience with Selenium, RestAssured or similar integration test frameworks.

● Security Clearance Level: None

● Required Skills and Abilities: Ability to communicate effectively with DevOps and Systems Team. Ability to meet test deadlines.

● Location: Remote

● US Citizenship Required - Yes

● 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. 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.