Applications QA Engineer - Data Warehouse

Makati City, National Capital Region (NCR), PH

Information Technology

Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos has major hubs around the globe. More information is available at www.sophos.com



Role Summary


As the Applications QA Engineer, you will work with a high-performance collaborative team of Testers, ensuring that the approach and delivery of all aspects of the team’s work aligns with departmental policies.

You will be a hands-on part of the team for the testing of the company’s IT applications such as Salesforce and SAP; to test Integration layer processes within Mulesoft and Service Layer.

You will also ensure that the quality of all deliveries made by the team meets the defined criteria and engage with groups across the business to enable their team to effectively deliver products and updates that meet customer requirements and expectations.




What You Will Do

  • Suggest process improvement plans and execute it to departmental standards
  • Collaborate with the Scrum Master to resolve any problems and exceptions that need to be addressed in a timely manner
  • Engage with BA & TAs to clarify business requirements and offer recommendations for improvements
  • Prioritize and manage own time to deliver against priorities agreed with the Scrum Master in line with agreed project timescales
  • Responsible for designing and executing on the test plan and strategy
  • Work with Team Lead/QA Lead to provide support and recommendations regarding testing approach for work being delivered
  • Peer review test cases and provide guidance to other members when necessary
  • Proactively contribute in test execution and monitors it for reporting within the team
  • Work towards the complete delivery for a small project(s) with minimal support
  • Hands-on involvement in testing
  • Strong experience in business intelligence applications including databases, data warehouses and reporting tools.
  • Ensure quality of releases through Test-Driven Development and test coverage reviews
  • Lead Root Cause Analysis investigations. Identify trends and areas of weakness, and drive corrective actions
  • Contribute to and deliver against the wider team priority list
  • Other duties and responsibilities as directed




What You Will Bring





  • 2+ years of solid experience in a QA team
  • 1+ year experience in SQL or PLSQL or TSQL or Any database scripting
  • Experience in Data analysis
  • Experience in Business Intelligence
  • Effective communication skills with colleagues and business stakeholders
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
  • Excellent technical problem-solving skills
  • Effective in performing QA testing
  • Knowledge in Security Best-Practices
  • Ability to manage and resolve conflicts




  • Risks Assessment and Mitigation exposure
  • Automation (python)
  • Experience with ETL (such as Informatica or Matillion)
  • Experience with data lake and data warehouse technologies such as Snowflake
  • Experience with PowerBI and/or Tableau
  • Experience designing and managing end-to-end business reporting, from data sourcing and mapping, through to the production and delivery of reports
  • Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery

What’s Great About Sophos?

  • Our people are what makes Sophos special – we demonstrate shared vision, talent, innovation, and creativity, all of which are accompanied by a great sense of fun and team spirit.
  • Employee-led diversity and inclusion groups that build community within Sophos and provide internal education and advocacy (eg. Sophos Women in Tech group to improve gender parity, encourage gender-balanced leadership, and support career progression at Sophos)
  • Sophos Environment Network and employee challenges to contribute to sustainability and reduce our environmental footprint
  • Annual commitment to charity and fundraising across our global sites and volunteer days for employees to give back to local communities
  • Global trivia competitions to keep our minds sharp
  • Global Mental Health days off work for all Sophos to help employees relax and recharge
  • Monthly employee wellbeing webinars and training to support employee health and wellbeing
  • Employee rewards and thanks, such as our free annual subscription to Calm


Our Commitment To You

We’re proud of the diverse and inclusive environment we have at Sophos, and we’re committed to ensuring equality of opportunity.   We believe that diversity, combined with excellence, builds a better Sophos, so we encourage applicants that can contribute to the diversity of our team.  All applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, sex, gender reassignment, marital status, race, religion or belief, color, age, military veteran status, disability, pregnancy, maternity or sexual orientation.  We want to give you every opportunity to show us your best self, so if there are any adjustments we could make to the recruitment and selection process to support you, please let us know.


Data Protection

If you choose to explore an opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our Privacy Policy and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunites at Sophos. If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please follow the steps set out in the Privacy Policy describing your individual rights. If you have any questions about Sophos' data protection practices, please contact dataprotection@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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