Senior Quality Engineer

Santa Clara, California

Who We Are:


Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signatureless technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts.

We’ve created a fantastic culture that our employees love and were recently named in the top 10 of Fortune Magazine’s “Great Place to Work” list.   We’re growing fast and are looking for some great people to join us.



Who We Need:


As Malwarebytes continues to expand the product and client base, the Information Technology group is absolutely vital in building business applications that fuel the organization’s growth. To support such growth, we are looking for an energetic and seasoned Senior Quality Engineer to join our team.  This role will involve a combination of automation, black box test development, and execution.



What You’ll Do:


  • Provide leadership for both onshore and offshore resources
  • Partner with other quality automation tool developers to develop against our robust quality automation suite of tests
  • Extend current frameworks and create new frameworks as needed
  • Detect, isolate, and report defects while driving resolution of complex issues across multiple technology tiers and with geographically dispersed teams



Skills You'll Need To Have:


  • 6+ years of applicable work experience
  • Experience working as a lead with onshore and offshore resources; Assign work, receive/communicate status, set and adjust priorities
  • Ability to represent the Quality team in status, sprint planning, and other various meetings
  • Proven ability to script using Python against RESTful APIs
  • Ability to ‘own’ the automation framework
  • Experience with SQL/SOQL
  • Proven ability to automate in Python and Selenium.
  • Ability to Black Box test
  • Ability to write test cases from spec
  • Think outside the box and solve problems naturally
  • Ability to work with others in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Solid understanding of Agile/Scrum practices
  • Strong background in software testing practices
  • Knowledge of Project Management practices
  • Direct experience with SFDC, NetSuite/Oracle, and SAAS technologies is a must
  • Experience working with Customer Use Cases
  • Experience writing and modifying test plans
  • Experience writing and modifying test summary reports
  • Experience facilitating defect meetings


Strongly Preferred: 

  • Experience working with HP Quick Test Pro (QTP) and Selenium.


Interpersonal Skills: 

  • Must be a team player, problem solver and a quick learner
  • Takes initiative and works autonomously to achieve group objectives
  • Realizes the importance of responding to customer needs promptly
  • Highly responsive to the problems of internal and external customers
  • Must be highly motivated and results-oriented
  • Understand the importance of the Quality/Dev relationship



What We Offer:


  • An opportunity to do something great for yourself and the world
  • A great work environment that supports growth and development
  • Competitive compensation and benefit packages
  • 401(k) matching program
  • Open time off policy
  • Stocked kitchen with healthy (and some unhealthy) drinks, snacks, fruit and lunch options
  • A company who enjoys having fun; holiday and summer parties, sporting events and lots of other great stuff




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