Senior Software Engineer 1

Bangalore, India Office, Bangalore, India Office, IN, 560103


Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

Sophos evolves to meet every new challenge, protecting more than 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs, our cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions are able to adapt and evolve to secure endpoints and networks against never-before-seen cybercriminal tactics and techniques. Managed through our award-winning, cloud-based platform, Sophos Central, our best-of-breed products work together through our unique Synchronized Security system to share threat intelligence and respond to evolving threats. The Sophos suite of products secures networks and endpoints against automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. 

Job Purpose

  • Designing, Developing, Maintaining and updating the Test Automation Framework as per need of the project feature development work. 
  • Test Requirement analysis, Test Planning and Test automation for all the features. 
  • Review & provide feedback in Design and architecture discussions. 
  • Provide Technical leadership to other quality engineers to achieve consistent, Monitored and measurable software quality goals. 
  • Ability to learn and understand complex systems and technical issues 
  • Capability to troubleshoot and debug the external and internal issues. 
  • Work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced and dynamic environment. 
  • Excellent Review skills for work of the peers in wider quality engineering organization 


Skills & Experience


  • 3-9 years of technical experience in Quality Engineering. 
  • Bachelor’s or Higher Degree in Software Engineering or equivalent. 
  • Strong hands-on experience using Python and/or Golang for TestAutomation. 
  • Understanding / Testing of Microservices based software. 
  • Exposure to API testing using REST/SOAP 
  • Hands-on experience in Automation Framework Development / Maintenance. 
  • Basic Knowledge of Networking 
  • Experience in Test Planning - writing Contract, Integration, Functional and Regression test cases from the requirements/stories 
  • Knowledge / Experience with Cloud based platforms and technologies – AWS and/or Azure 
  • Hands-on testing  experience with CI/CD deployments. 
  • Understanding of build process and automation. 
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills. 
  • Experience with Agile/ Scrum SDLC setup. 


  • Experience working on Jenkins/Circle CI/Similar. 
  • Linux / Unix experience 
  • Experience / Understanding of Perf Tests 
  • Experience with Test and code Coverage Tools and analysis. 
  • Experience with other scripting like python, Shell scripting, groovy etc. 
  • Hands-on Experience with git. 
  • Experience with setup and testing of Active Directory, Azure AD, Forests/DC  
  • Working in Software security domain and products would be a strong plus. 

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.

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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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