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Senior Test Architect (Cloud Engineering) at Venafi
Palo Alto, CA, US

Venafi is looking for an experienced Test Engineer/Architect for a position in the Cloud Engineering group. As a senior team member, you will use your technical skills in the areas below. The activities are geared towards improving product quality with a focus on upstream process improvements and the adoption of the Agile methodology. These efforts will require you to interact with employees at every level and in different parts of the organization.


Key Result Areas:

  • Define and execute the strategy, plans, and risk management planning for Performance benchmarking of Venafi Cloud products
  • Lead the improvement of existing test infrastructure and guide the development of new automation tools and systems with seamless integration into CI/CD pipelines
  • Work alongside development staff and architects to review, refine and automate functional tests and their specifications, in Agile iterations/sprints
  • Engage with Product Owners in the establishment of performance goals, creation of good user stories, acceptance criteria
  • Develop detail Scalability and Performance KPIs and measurements
  • Establish best practices in benchmark execution and reporting to key interested parties


Minimum Skills and Experience required:

  • Solid experience with a variety of Test Automation and Management tools, along with practical experience leveraging them for Continuous Integration and Deployment (CI/CD) pipelines
  • Strong understanding of Performance optimization and Scalability aspects
  • Fast learner with strong problem solving and analytical skills; A problem solver, able to work in a results-driven, highly accountable environment
  • Demonstrate ability to lead and multi-task, problem-solve, make decisions and operate in a fast-paced environment
  • A collaborator who listens effectively and invites response and discussion. Possess good negotiation skills
  • A problem solver, able to work in a results-driven, highly accountable environment
  • Must be able to exercise independent thinking and good judgment under all circumstances.
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and be reliable and responsive
  • Highly effective communication skills, including interactive listening with proven ability to negotiate across all levels of the organization.
  • BA/BS Math or Computer Science with 10+ years of experience


About Venafi:

Venafi is the cybersecurity market leader in machine identity protection, securing machine-to-machine connections and communications. Venafi protects machine identity types by orchestrating cryptographic keys and digital certificates for SSL/TLS, IoT, mobile and SSH. Venafi provides global visibility of machine identities and the risks associated with them for the extended enterprise—on premises, mobile, virtual, cloud and IoT — at machine speed and scale.

Venafi puts this intelligence into action with automated remediation that reduces the security and availability risks connected with weak or compromised machine identities while safeguarding the flow of information to trusted machines and preventing communication with machines that are not trusted. Internally, we have an exceptional culture built around our core values comprised of honesty, transparency, leading by example, awareness, risk taking, and team before self.