Senior QA Engineer 1

Ahmedabad, GJ, IN, 380006

Engineering

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

As a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, Sophos protects nearly 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques, including automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The award-winning Sophos Central cloud-based platform integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 47,000 partners and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Sophos also makes its innovative commercial technologies available to consumers via Sophos Home. The company is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.”

Sophos makes IT security simple with next-generation solutions that protect networks, servers, and devices, wherever they are. Today, more than 100 million users in 150 countries and a global network of channel partners trust Sophos to deliver simple solutions to complex security challenges. Focused on innovation and backed by a global network of Sophos Labs threat intelligence centers and industry-leading support, Sophos delivers solutions that are simple to deploy, maintain, and manage, enabling organizations to focus on performance and growth. Sophos — Security made simple.

Main Duties

  • Serve as a key member of the Software Quality Assurance and Performance Test Software Engineering team at Sophos, working directly with Development, UX, PM and other functional groups to ensure highest quality software development and releases for our Network Security products and to design and implement our Quality Engineering standards.
  • Develop and execute performance, capacity and scalability test cases against product features and functionality;
  • Identify major software bottlenecks, identify root cause  and escalate accordingly
  • Analyze test results and coordinate with development teams for debugging performance issues and test bug fixes.
  • Generate test summary reports for management review.
  • Suggest new tools and techniques to improve testing efficiency.
  • Provide support in project design, development and deployment activities.
  • Develop automated test scenarios and environments for performance testing.
  • Review and recommend improvements to existing test procedures.

Skills & Experience

  • BE/BTech/ME/MTech/MCA - 2-5 years’ experience in performance testing/engineering or network security product.
  • Experience in using traffic generation tools (example: Spirent Avalanche, Keysight/Ixia Breaking Point, JMeter, HP load-runner or other Performance testing tool)
  • Knowledge/work experience in application level protocols: (TCP, UDP, SNMP, HTTP, FTP, DNS, SSL).
  • Excellent communication skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team - Advanced technical skills in troubleshooting and problem resolution.
  • Coding/Scripting using TCL/Python.

 

Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

 

Contact

Garima Maheshwari

garima.maheshwari@sophos.com

At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.


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