This position works as a Quality Engineer partnered with Technical Operations. It is a key role in the Quality organization and is instrumental in delivering Okta’s peerless uptime and service reliability. This position will drive testing for various areas within Technical Operations such as site reliability testing and analysis, validation of planned infrastructure changes and end to end testing of new components and technology.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
● Review requirements and design relative test plans and test cases
● Develop automation plans and write test code to execute the plan
● Work with engineering management to scope and plan engineering efforts
● Participate in the design and implementation of reliable cloud components
● Interface with Development, Architects and Technical Operations
● Clearly, communicate and document QE plans for scrum teams to review and comment
Minimum REQUIRED Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
● 3+ years experience in Systems Administration or Quality Engineering role preferably in an enterprise SaaS company
● Administration of custom applications on UNIX/Linux and Enterprise Java Platforms
● Experience in testing monitoring of distributed, highly available cloud services
● Experience in Python, Ruby, and scripting based test methodologies and automation development; Java is a plus
● Experience with some of the following technologies and services:
○ Linux (RPM or Deb-based distributions)
○ Cloud-based Infrastructure as a Service (especially AWS)
○ Configuration management systems (Chef/Puppet)
○ Log management tools (Splunk/Sumologic/Kibana)
○ Monitoring systems (Nagios, Zabbix, Wavefront, AppDynamics, NewRelic)
Education and Training:
B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field
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