VMware Senior MTS - E2E Quality and Automation Engineer in Waltham, Massachusetts
Senior Member of Technical Staff - E2E Quality and Automation Engineer
VMware Carbon Black is leveraging the power of big data analytics to provide our customers with the tools and visibility to stop attacks before they start. Our Carbon Black Cloud platform is transforming cybersecurity by delivering a new generation of cloud-enabled security solutions to protect against the most advanced threats.
To deliver on this mission we are looking for a quality-focused Senior Member of Technical Staff to automate end-to-end test scenarios for full validation across all our products. Our goal is to understand high-value customer workflows and develop and evolve a comprehensive automation platform for the continuous inspection of quality.
As a Senior MTS you’ll experience owning, leading, and guiding Engineering efforts to support this mission and benefit from a highly supportive, cooperative team using the latest in cloud and security technology.
What You’ll Do
Work as a member of the Production Engineering team to understand test gaps and prioritize quality efforts
Develop a vision for how current frameworks can be extended to support all aspects of E2E testing
Work across scrum teams to help evolve quality and automation testing methods
Use Python and pytest to develop automated tests to increase test coverage
Investigate automation failures and collaborate with engineers on best path forward
Participate in root-cause analysis of customer issues to feed back into the test cycle
Identify and remediate gaps in current automated tests, reducing technical debt
Work across scrum teams to improve quality and visibility into shared projects
Maximize test coverage by leveraging your experience to apply appropriate testing methods based on project status
Participate in Engineering-wide planning to reduce cross-team dependencies and get visibility into why features are being developed
What You’ll Bring
10+ years experience in test automation and framework development
5+ years hands-on experience in Python development
Experience developing automated test suites for execution within CI/CD pipelines
Experience gathering and investigating test metrics to drive improvements
Solid understanding/experience of containerization services such as Docker/Kubernetes
Strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to lead discussions
Excellent troubleshooting skills and great attention to detail
Growth mindset and willingness to mentor junior engineers
Skills in Python, pytest, Jenkins w/ Groovy, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, cloud monitoring tools, Java, Git, Gitlab/GitHub, CI/CD practices
What We Use
Python, Gitlab, Github, Bullseye, Jenkins, Artifactory, Docker, vSphere, X-Ray for JIRA, pytest
AWS, TerraForm, Spinnaker, Kubernetes, ElasticSearch, SignalFX, Splunk, Kibana, PagerDuty, Wavefront
JIRA, Confluence, Slack, Google Suite, Outlook
We are looking for talented quality-focused engineers to help execute VMware Carbon Black's vision of keeping the world safe from cyber attacks.
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2020-10-15
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