Sr. SW QA Engineer

Engineering Ann Arbor, Michigan

Barracuda Networks is looking for a Sr. SW QA Engineer to join the Barracuda Backup QA Team.

The individual in this role:

  • Will be responsible for building, leading and managing the software testing activities as it relates to various Backup related projects.
  • Will collect and report on metrics related to product testing.
  • Will be involved in planning, deploying, and managing the testing effort for any given project.
  • Will have a good understanding of continuous integration, build and deploy process.
  • Should also have a proven ability to code in C# or any object-oriented programming language
  • Should have the ability to write performance, load and stress tests using tools like JMeter or Load UI or any other tools.
  • Will be responsible for developing timelines and work breakdown for releases
  • Guide engineering team to build quality in the product
  • Will participate in product design meetings
  • Will work with the product management team, engineering team, and customer support team to define test requirements and analyze test results.
  • Guide the team to understand and define testing approaches for a feature/release
  • Serve as mentor for team members and recommend training opportunities

What do you need to be successful?

  • Skills and Experience:

    • Bachelor's degree in technology field; or equivalent work experience
    • 3-4 years of relevant experience in computer programming or software testing
    • Experience in a full project testing life cycle including test case creation, script development, manual testing, black box testing, and regression testing
    • Experience with a variety of testing approaches
    • Ability to understand and analyze customer requirements
    • Strong coding, design and analytical skills
    • Experience in Relational databases
    • Code version control using Git
    • Common testing practices in a highly agile project environment
Experience with 
    • Build tools such as Jenkins
    • Automation tools including Selenium WebDriver, Postman
    • Automation frameworks
    • CI/CD tools such as Kubernetes, Azure DevOps
    • Defect management tools such as JIRA

 Our workplace includes:

  • Great downtown location, with tons of restaurants within walking distance
  • Flexible PTO
  • Subsidized Parking
  • Bagel Wednesdays