Sr. Test Automation Engineer

  • location: Austin, TX
  • type: Permanent

job description

Sr. Test Automation Engineer



  • Setup and maintain test environments
  • Develop and maintain test fixtures and tools to load simulated test data to test environments
  • Develop, integrate and maintain the most suitable test automation framework
  • Design and develop performance load models and strategies
  • Design and develop system stress test, system performance test and system regression test
  • Develop automated performance and scalability testing methodologies that reflect and stress test real world use cases/scenarios
  • Identify & Analyze DB performance and network performance bottlenecks
  • Collect, aggregate and publish quality metrics
  • Ability to determine future performance needs on the continued growth of the application.

  • 3+ years of experience in software development
  • 5+ years of experience in software performance engineering/testing.
  • 2+ years cloud infrastructure experience (experience with AWS is required)
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix administration
  • Proven experience in an object-oriented programing languages like Java and/or Python
  • Experience testing distributed, large-scale deployments
  • Experience testing Big Data products using both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Experience testing REST API
  • Ability to use performance monitoring (instrumentation) tools
  • Passion and drive for Performance, Scalability and Reliability of all systems.
  • Fluency in English required. Spanish a big plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Skills and Experience:

- Knowledge of enterprise security/threat intelligence/threat detection a big plus.

- Experience in Network security is a plus.

- Experience with application security a plus.

- Open source security tools: OSSEC, snort, Metasploit, Nessus

- Tools: Github, Atlassian tools, JMeter, SoapUI, Datadog, New Relic, Maven, Docker, Terraform, ElasticSearch, Artifactory

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