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Software Development Engineer in Test at LogDNA

United States / Remote
Job Type
6+ years
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About the role

ImportedAt LogDNA, you will be involved in envisioning and implementing a fast and modern log management platform that offers the flexibility of an amazing developer experience combined  with the trust of enterprise-grade infrastructure. Today, LogDNA is used by over 3,000 teams including customers at IBM, Houseparty, ASICS, and Lime Bike. We are building a future where developers don’t have to dread the tools they use at work, starting with log management. We have achieved 300% year-over-year revenue growth in the last year, and we're just getting started.

We are looking for a passionate and motivated Senior Engineer in QA to help us build our evolving, world-class log management system. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, energetic self-starter with a passion for helping to create products that deliver an unmatched customer experience.  You will have a team-oriented attitude, a desire to see your team succeed and grow, and the ability to set up processes to execute quickly.  You will be results-driven, hold yourself and others to the highest standards and put our customers success first.

Responsibilities (What you'll do)

Work closely with the product management, design, and internal teams to understand the needs of our customers and to ensure quality is a key consideration Help establish and evolve formal QA processes, ensuring that we are using industry-accepted best practices. Work in all aspects of quality assurance including establishing metrics, applying industry best practices, and developing new tools and processes to ensure quality goals are met. Act as point of contact for QA aspects of releases, providing QA services and coordinating QA resources internally and externally. Serve as an advisor to developers when it comes to software quality. Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures (manual and automated with a strong emphasis on automation). Strong aptitude for deep technical and root cause testing and analysis

Qualifications (What you'll need)

8+ years of relevant industry experience Proven track record in software development  Proven track record in software quality assurance Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing Hands-on experience with automated testing tools Solid scripting knowledge Solid understanding of testing as part of a CI/CD pipeline Obsession for product quality and customer success Keen attention to detail, without forgetting about the big picture Strong communication skills with the ability to contribute to technical discussions

Bonus Points (Nice to have)

Experience with one or more areas in performance, security, functional, regression, and integration testing Knowledge of Kubernetes is a plus


Delivering a product that supports users worldwide Working in a fun, energetic, agile team environment Competitive compensation plan Remote work stipend Competitive benefits 100% full health premium coverage for you and your dependents (yes... everyone) Dental and Vision coverage Unlimited Vacation

At LogDNA, we're looking for employees who exhibit passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match our job description. We're building a culture where our differences are valued and believe this will drive innovation. Ultimately, our success will be achieved through diversity of backgrounds, experiences, ideas and opinions.  Everyone is welcome - as an inclusive workplace our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work every day. Come join us.

This is a 100% remote opportunity with option to work out of LogDNA's Mountain View, CA Headquarters.  

Why you should join LogDNA

LogDNA is a venture-funded ($60M funding) leader in multi-cloud and on-premise log management solutions. It provides detailed insights into the production environment by enabling developers to centralize logs from all applications, servers, platforms, and systems into a clean and intuitive web viewer. Smart parsing and intelligent filters let users search through an unlimited amount of logs at blazing fast speeds. LogDNA is trusted by thousands of customers and powers IBM Cloud’s global logging platform.

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