Principal QA Engineer

Job Locations US-VA-Sterling
Job ID 2021-2228
# of Openings


We are starting a very large new program with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and would love to have you join us! If you are solution-oriented, thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment, then come work for a company that ranked as a Washington Post Top Workplace for 5 out of the last 6 years! 

At REI Systems, our work makes a difference in the lives of millions of people every day. We believe that teams comprised of intelligent, creative, and dedicated individuals can move a customer's mission forward. We're looking to hire leaders who can support and focus their team's talent to pursue impactful solutions based on technology.


"REI Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disability/Vet)"


 Specific Roles and Responsibilities for the FDA Principal Quality Assurance Engineer position include but are not limited to:


  • Serve as the Test Lead for a system or set of systems within the Program Portfolio
  • Perform business/system/quality requirements analysis and review 
  • Identify the testable requirements and prepare the test strategy for each of the testing types identified 
  • Write comprehensive test plans for functional, regression, acceptance, and stress testing 
  • Perform Functional, regression, performance test execution 
  • Design and develop automated test scripts for Regression testing 
  • Conduct and facilitate the UAT at the client site 
  • Perform production verification after software install 
  • Assist in post-production support-such as end-user support; troubleshooting of issues on relevant production-like environments 
  • Other similar professional duties may be assigned as needed 


The Principal Quality Assurance Engineer will have the following qualifications: 


  • 10+ years of experience with software or web application testing. 
  • Proficient in developing test strategy, test plan and test cases for complex domain models such as workflow oriented, data migration and web-based applications.
  • Significant experience writing automated test scripts and leveraging automation tools such as Selenium and Load Runner.
  • Detail-oriented, capable of working under limited direction toward predefined objectives, and can independently determine and develop solutions. 
  • Strong SQL skills 
  • Candidate must possess sharp analytical and excellent communication skills 
  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems,communications, engineering, business, or related field is required 



About REI Systems


Employees voted REI Systems a Washington Post Top Workplace in 2015, 2016, 2018, 2020, and 2021!


REI Systems has delivered innovative solutions that empower people and impact millions of lives since 1989. Our 600 problem-solving technologists and consultants are passionate about modernizing the government to fulfill its missions more effectively. Our customers include healthcare, national security, science and technology, and government operations in the federal, state, local, and non-profit sectors. We take a Mindful Modernization® approach in providing Application Modernization, Government Data Analytics, Grants Management Systems, Saas, and Advisory Services. Delivering domain expertise, best-fit technologies through agile execution, and a commitment to customer service is the REI Way. Learn more, visit



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