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QA Engineer at Synack
Redwood City, CA, US

Imagine a world dedicated to Security Without Compromise. Synack, headquartered in Silicon Valley with regional offices around the world, has protected over 100 global organizations by reducing companies’ security risk and increasing their resistance to cyber attack. How do we do this? By utilizing the world’s best and most trusted team of ethical hackers who test through our powerful and controlled platform to deliver real security without compromise. At Synack, we aren’t afraid to think outside the box or take on big challenges. Backed by top-tier venture capital firms including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Microsoft, and Google Ventures, Synack's mission is to leverage global security talent coupled with advanced technology to help enterprises discover security vulnerabilities before they become business problems. Discover the possibilities at Synack!

Are you process-driven and find yourself noticing the slightest deviations from the norm? If you get a thrill from helping correct mistakes and are not afraid to speak up, then 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:

  • 3+ years of automation programming with exploratory/manual testing experience 
  • Understanding of source control and release management in the context of when/where/why/how to test
  • CI tooling experience (TeamCity, Jenkins, CircleCI, Travis)
  • Strong understanding of all web browsers, versions and functionality
  • Understanding of Lean and Agile methodologies
  • JavaScript savvy, preferably specific to Node and React
  • Experience with Python based automation framework
  • Experience in maintaining and improving automation framework
  • Excellent verbal and professional writing skills
  • Any flavors of Selenium (or similar [cypress, testcafe, etc.]) FE test automation implementation
  • Ability to automate as well as manually test websites, mobile apps and other device driven software using exploratory testing techniques
  • Security experience is a major plus