Lead QA Engineer #4224


  • US-Remote Located in DC/MD/VA
  • Information Technology
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Company Overview


GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government I.T. We believe in making a difference by developing digital strategies and delivering the technology-related innovation that improves governmental operations each day.


But we can’t do it alone. We welcome and nurture an inclusive and diversified work culture. Because different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives make us better decision-makers, problem solvers, and creators. We’re changing the face of I.T. – from our diverse staff to the end-products we develop. And we’re excited to expand our team. Are you ready to be a transformer?




Conducts evaluation of software/systems activities including requirements, design, development, documentation, integration, test, verification and validation. Defines appropriate measures to ensure product quality. Develops overall operating criteria to ensure implementation of the software/system quality program according to project, process and contract requirements and objectives. Ensures that projects and process control documentation are compliant with requirements, objectives and/or contracts. Reviews software/systems design, change specifications, and plans against contractual and/or process requirements. Reviews include applicable specifications, materials, tools, techniques, and methodologies. Provides or directs verification and validation of software system requirements, traceability, and testability.


  • Leads the development, publication  and implementation of test plans for complex, multi-tier, distributed, applications throughout the full lifecycle.
  • Develops automated testing systems using commercial tools, scripts and data set.
  • Participates in all aspects of testing, including functional, regression, load and system testing.
  • Assures the appropriate level of quality by the resolution of important defects by working with developers and/or engineers to ensure the software or hardware development process has an appropriate level of testing.
  • Develops response strategies and processes for high-criticality and security vulnerability related bug notifications.
  • Pro-actively investigates and finds potential security holes and attack vectors within both the existing and newly-developed code base.



Required Skills 


  • Bachelor’s with 8+ years (or commensurate experience)
  • Experience with testing web-based systems in a team larger than 10 FTEs
  • Experience with regression testing
  • Experience with writing and managing test cases with a tool such as ALM or Azure DevOps
  • Experience with an Agile development environment
  • Ability to obtain a public trust clearance


Desired Skills:


  • Experience with Azure DevOps 
  • Experience with test automation (Selenium) 
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and/or Powerapps Portals
  • Current public trust clearance


Salary: $115,000 – 130,000

COVID Policy: New employees will be required to adhere to the Company’s and its clients’ COVID-19 safety procedures. In the event that the COVID-19 vaccination mandate for Federal Contractors is enforced, you must become fully vaccinated or request and be approved for an exemption. Employees working onsite at a client location must comply with our client’s COVID-19 requirements.

GovCIO is a team of professionals who want to make a difference. And that can only happen with a diverse, happy, and cared-for team. So, we prioritize your well-being, equity for all and look for ways to make work a better place for each of us every day.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, religious affiliation, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, or disability status. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disabled

Compensation Range (In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act for remote or positions located in CO)


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