Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET), Backend Services

  • Locations
    • Canada
    • Remote
  • Date Posted
  • Dec. 9, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Security

Lookout is an integrated endpoint-to-cloud security company. Our mission is to secure and empower our digital future in a privacy-focused world where mobility and cloud are essential to all we do for work and play. We enable consumers and employees to protect their data, and to securely stay connected without violating their privacy and trust. Lookout is trusted by millions of consumers, the largest enterprises and government agencies, and partners such as AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone, Microsoft, Google, and Apple. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C.


  • Full responsibility for product quality
  • Support Development scrum team deliverables
  • Uphold development and quality best practices within the scrum team
  • Support qualification activities to include Manual and Automated testing
  • Raise technical risks proactively and suggest mitigation measures
  • Own and drive the qualification of new services to include the development of tests, tools, and processes
  • Collaborate with Dev, QA, Product Management and all key stakeholders
  • Drive automated service focused test development and maintenance
  • Execute testing to support ongoing release cadence
  • Debug test failures to identify a root cause and resolution
  • Report and manage bugs to closure


  • Development experience in Python or Java. Bonus points: Ruby experience, on or off Rails
  • Automation development and testing experience for REST API Services
  • Experience with executing Performance test strategies and tools (i.e., JMeter)
  • Experience testing Cloud based Microservices while understanding the overall System interdependencies