Sr. Staff Software Development Engineer in Test, Foundation at Netskope
Santa Clara, CA, US

About You

You love testing highly dynamic software and pushing it to the max and beyond for strength and resilience. You are happily challenged when faced with solving complex problems. You love digging deep into the product to find its breaking points. You love the “aha!” moment when you find the repro to a bug.


  • Develop expertise in our cloud security solutions, and use that expertise and your experience to help design and qualify the solution as a whole
  • Contribute to building a flexible and scalable automation solution
  • Work closely with the development and design team to help create an amazing user experience
  • Help create and implement quality processes and requirements
  • Work closely with the team to replicate customer environments
  • Identify and communicate risks about our releases. Look beyond your specific area of responsibility and ensure our solutions deliver value to our customers
  • Be able to own and make quality decisions for the solution.
  • Own the release and be a customer advocate.

Job Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience in the field of SDET track record showing that you are a highly motivated individual, capable of coming up with creative, innovative and working solutions in a collaborative environment
  • Strong Java and/or Python programming skills.
  • Knowledge of  Jenkins, Hudson, or any other CI systems.
  • Experience testing distributed systems
  • A proponent of Strong Quality Engineering methodology.
  • Strong knowledge of linux systems.
  • Experience and knowledge with HTTP protocol.
  • Experience building automation frameworks
  • Passion for API testing, understand cloud technologies and cloud application work nature
  • Experience with Databases, SQL and NoSQL (Mongodb or Cassandra)
  • Knowledge of network security, authentication and authorization.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and taking the initiative regarding issues and decisions
  • Proven ability to apply data structures and algorithms to practical problems.


  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent technical degree

Preferred / Nice to Have Skills

  • Understanding database internals and query processing
  • Experience with SaaS security infrastructure
  • Familiarity with standard development tools and processes source control, IDE, debugging, profiling, JIRA etc