Staff/Sr.Staff Software Development Engineer Test, E2E

San Jose, CA
Engineering – Eng (QE) /
Full-Time (On-site) /
Balbix is the world's leading platform for cybersecurity posture automation company. The Balbix Security Cloud uses AI and automation to reinvent how the World's leading organizations reduce their cyber risk. With Balbix, security teams can accurately inventory their cloud and on-prem assests, conduct vulnerability management and quantify their cyber risk in monetary terms.

Balbix counts many global 1000 companies among its rapidly growing customer base. We are backed by John Chambers (the former CEO and Chairman of Cisco), top Silicon Valley VCs and global investors. We have been called magical, and have received raving reviews as well as customer testimonials, numerous industry awards, and recognition by Gartner as a Cool Vendor, and by Frost & Sullivan.

We seek a strong technical leader who can lead a team focused on automated non-functional testing. You will have a great influence on the whole quality assurance process and methodology to build the team from scratch which conducts performance, load, fault tests, etc. The ideal candidate is a quality assurance leader with a deep understanding of varying testing techniques and the ability to develop new methods through out-of-the-box thinking. 

You Will :

    • Provide thorough technical leadership in designing and developing testing frameworks for various types of tests, such as fault,  long-running, performance, etc.
    • Establish team metrics for measurement of quality and operational excellence and a consistent, regular process for assessment and improvements
    • Work closely with cross-functional teams to understand customer journeys and develop automated test suites focusing on user experience.
    • Must interface with SE and PM org to understand and document complex customer use case scenarios
    • Attitude to deep dive into customer conversation/escalations & gather insight on the use case. Build test strategies, processes, and automation frameworks, incorporating feedback from real-world customer deployments.
    • Actively participate and provide technical inputs during the product development cycle.
    • Develop and enhance the REST API/UI automation framework, write and review testing code, debug failures, and integrate applications with third-party web services.
    • Stay up-to-date with the industry innovation & use the latest tech stack to enforce best practices across the board.

You Are:

    • Able to take on very complex problems, learn quickly, iterate, and persevere toward a robust solution
    • Product-focused and passionate about building truly usable systems
    • Collaborative and comfortable working across teams including data engineering, front end, product management, and DevOps
    • Responsible and like to take ownership of challenging problems
    • A good communicator, and facilitates teamwork via good documentation practices
    • Comfortable with ambiguity and thrive in designing algorithms for evolving needs
    • Intuitive in using the right type of models to address different product needs
    • Curious about the world and your profession, constant learner

You Have

    • 10+ years of product quality and automation experience.
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field,
    • Expertise in Python and automated REST API/UI testing.
    • Experience in networking (NMAP, SNMP, Sensors), Big data technologies (Apache Spark, Apache Kafka), and Databases (SQL).
    • Strong Linux admin-level knowledge.
    • Strong experience and knowledge of microservices, distributed systems, and performance optimizations Knowledge of Public cloud providers such as Aws/Azure/GCP.
    • Working knowledge of VMWare. Install, configure, and manage virtual instances.
    • Preferred: cybersecurity, experience in AI/ML testing
Life @ Balbix
At Balbix, we have built a culture that aligns to our values of ownership, customer focus, curiosity, tenacity, innovation, judgement, teamwork, communication, honesty and impact. In joining our team you’ll work with very motivated and knowledgeable people, build pioneering products and utilize cutting-edge technology. Our Balbix team members see rapid career growth opportunities stemming from our culture of alignment, bottom up innovation, our clarity of goals and unrelenting mission. Last but not least, developing the world's most advanced platform to address what the most important (and hardest) technology problem facing mankind today is exceptionally rewarding!

Benefits & Perks 
Balbix offers comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life insurance and long-term disability coverage for you and your family. Our Flex Time Off policy encourages you to take time off when you need it because we know and value how hard you work. When it comes to our offices it’s location, location, location we’re right next door to Santana Row so you can enjoy your time in (and out) of the office! 

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Please reach out if you want a seat on our rocket-ship and are passionate about changing the cybersecurity equation. 

At Balbix we’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to equality, fairness and human kindness.