QA Engineer

Synack   •  

Redwood City, CA

Less than 5 years

Posted 238 days ago

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Synack is redefining how organizations do security. We crowdsource background checked, ethical hackers from around the world and empower them with "smart" technology to create a solution for today's growing and ever-evolving cyber security demands. We are passionate about making the world more secure and our mission is to proactively help organizations defend against cyber attacks before they get breached. How do we do it? By building a team that isn't afraid to think outside the box or take on big challenges. Imagine the possibilities at Synack - a company that CNBC named to their elite Top Disruptor list in 2015, again in 2016, and yet again in 2017 - #threepeat.  Why should you join our team?  We may not be a fit for everyone, but we may be for you - and, we’re just getting started…

Are you process-driven and notice the slightest deviation from the norm? If you get a thrill from helping to correct others’ mistakes and not afraid to speak up, this may be the role for you.  As a QA Engineer you will work on game-changing problems in cyber security and be responsible for validating software using cutting-edge technologies! Be part of a collaborative environment and take testing to the next level, keep reading...!

Here’s what you'll do:

  • Collaborate with a team of security and software engineers to develop system level testing
  • Maintain and improve our automated testing and continuous integration systems
  • Realize the testing strategy using open source tools, in house technologies, and purpose built tools
  • Interface with sales and customers to re-create, diagnose, and help resolve field issues
  • Learn new technologies as needed to build tools and improve efficiency and productivity

Here's what you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS or related field
  • 3+ years of experience in automation, quality or software engineering
  • Minimum of 2 years writing automated tests using RSpec, Capybara, Selenium WebDriver, NightwatchJS or similar framework
  • Experience in developing tools with languages such as Ruby, Python or similar languages
  • Experience with continuous integration and build systems such as Jenkins or Teamcity
  • Ability to scope features, develop test plans, and execute against the test plans
  • Excellent communication skills are a must
  • Security experience is a major plus
  • Prior experience in testing data analytic systems a plus