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Quality Assurance Engineer

Gurugram, HR, IN, 122008

Engineering

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

We are looking for passionate, self-driven Engineers who are best at what they do and truly believe anything is possible, someone who likes to discuss and explore new ideas and enjoys working with others to design and create great market defining features and products. We want team members who want to do more than just code, we want a  dreamer, a creator, someone who likes to discuss new ideas everyday.

 

You will be part of a fast-paced, entrepreneurial team responsible for delivering

world-class security to Enterprises. You will be challenged with identifying innovative ideas and proof of concept to deliver against the existing and future needs of our customers.

 

Main Duties

  • Works with engineers to drive improvements in code quality via manual and automated testing
  • Delivers on capabilities for the product suite automation strategy
  • Involved in the review of the user story backlog and requirements specifications for completeness and weaknesses in function, performance, reliability, scalability, testability, usability, and security and compliance testing, and provides recommendations
  • Plans and defines testing approach, providing advice on prioritization of testing activity in support of identified risks in project schedules or test scenarios
  • Develops test plans, testing resource requirements, and overall scheduling of testing activity
  • Drives the development automation and testing in a CD/CI environment

 

  • Develops manual and automated test cases and configurations needed to meet testing of business requirements
  • Executes test cases/scripts to ensure delivery of quality software applications, including Systems Integration, Regression, and Performance Testing
  • Generates test data to support the requirements and test case for various test phases
  • Builds and maintains CI/CD Automation process and execution
  • Responsible for managing the definition, implementation, and integration of quality principles into the design and development of software and IT processes for the team
  • Monitors and tracks resolution of defects
  • Designs, monitors, and analyzes quality assurance metrics such as defect, defect counts, test results, and test status
  • Identifies opportunities to adopt innovative testing technologies and techniques
  • Looks beyond the obvious for continuous improvement opportunities.

 

Skills & Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in computer science, computer engineering, or other technical discipline, or equivalent work experience required; advanced degree preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in Technology, with an emphasis on QA, and proven ability in writing test cases, running functional, automated, or performance tests, and managing defects
  • Solid experience in test-driven development, unit testing, functional testing, system integration testing, regression testing, Mobile UI testing
  • Experience with automation of integration tests for REST APIs and frontend
  • Strong skills in atleast one scripting language
  • Good knowledge of Cloud PaaS / IaaS e.g. AWS services, Microsoft Azure and Google GCP
  • Hands-On experience with production system will be a plus
  • Fast learner, Analytical mind and problem-solving aptitude

 

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.