Senior Quality Engineer

| Greater Boulder Area

Who We Are:

Founded in 2015, Automox provides the only cloud-based endpoint management platform that is designed for the modern IT organization, offering complete automation of endpoint configuration, patching, management, and inventory. Automox is in the enviable position of being an emerging growth startup but with an established customer base.

Automox is founded by a team of very experienced technologists from the Boulder area. They come from highly successful local companies like LeftHand (sold to HP), SolidFire (acquired by NetApp), StillSecure (sold to Silver Sky).

Who You Are:

You are a seasoned Quality Engineer who believes in delivering a high quality product at a fast pace. You are enthusiastic/passionate about software quality, and can interact directly with product owners and delivery team members to plan, scope, schedule and implement testing activities. You have very strong communication, collaboration and analytical skills and an ability to work as part of an Agile team. You will be part of a small, high performance team and will have the opportunity to excel and grow your career while helping grow our testing efforts and ensuring quality of the releases.

What You Will Do:

  • Own test strategy and execution for one or more feature areas, working closely with the cross-functional team to ensure that we meet our quality objectives
  • Design complex IT configurations to test product capabilities in simulated production-like environments
  • Perform and participate in all aspects of manual and automated test verifications. This includes feature and functional testing, load, performance, and regression testing
  • Perform root cause analysis for bugs and work with the development team to resolve them
  • Work collaboratively as part of a scrum team to deliver great software and promote an overall culture of quality
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to improve our processes to facilitate increased test coverage

Required Skills:

  • Hands-on experience with defining test strategy, test design patterns, and executing tests with varied complexity
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and maintaining test cases utilizing test automation
  • You are an authority on Agile testing best practices with the ability to demonstrate when to apply manual vs automation and how to yield positive engineering engagement
  • Strong experience in testing web applications and REST API based backend services
  • Comfortable working asynchronously on a distributed team

Nice To Have Skills:

  • Knowledge of Windows and/or Linux server administration combined with domain knowledge of some of the following: WSUS, GPO, Active Directory, Ansible, Chef

Education:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant experience

Benefits:

  • Join a killer team serving a critical global need in the security space
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Eco-pass
  • Fantastic, hard-working environment
  • Downtown Boulder Office with Rooftop Deck (where we often celebrate victories both big and small)
  • Monthly team-building rituals
  • Unlimited PTO policy (including paid observed holidays)
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