Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test

  • Locations
    • San Francisco
    • Santa Barbara, CA
    • Seattle
    • Boston
  • Date Posted
  • Sep. 13, 2021
  • Function
  • Engineering QA
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

At Sonos, we want to create the ultimate listening experience for our customers, and connect them to the content they want, where they want it. As part of the Sonos team, you’ll collaborate with people of all styles, skill sets, and backgrounds to realize our vision while fostering a community where everyone feels included and empowered to do the best work of their lives.

As a senior member of the Cloud Software Quality Engineering team your role will be to ensure the quality of the cloud-based microservices, and continuous deployment pipeline. Our goal is to ensure that we can rapidly release high quality software, iterate confidently and support our customers easily. Our goal is to ensure quality code is delivered quickly and confidently.

What You’ll Do:

  • Dive into our cloud services, learning through first hand experience
  • Monitor, debug and be responsible for improving our automated & analytics infrastructure
  • Add and democratize new forms of telemetry, data, and metrics to allow the team to measure, debug, and make decisions based on data analytics and dashboards
  • Own and update the development experience via automated pipelines that includes timely feedback and a seamless path to release-level quality
  • Create new automation suites
  • Engineer new automated testing methodologies
  • Own services from end-to-end by being part of the on-call rotation
  • Collaborate with other cross-functional teams when issues are found in deployed/production features

What You’ll Need:

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a backend or cloud automated testing role
  • Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools, software testing processes and best practices
  • Strong, object-oriented design and coding skills (Java preferred) with knowledge of JSON and API development

Basic Skills

  • Ability to break down complex problems into elegant, testable pieces
  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise with:
  • AWS compute, database and networking services
  • Kubernetes and Docker
  • Jenkins (or other CI build systems)
  • RESTful API testing
  • Building out and using automated test frameworks (Spring, JUnit, TestNG)
  • Code repositories (Github, Perforce) / Test Case management (Testrail) / Jira

Preferred Skills

  • Demonstrated knowledge and expertise with:
  • CI/CD pipelines
  • Apigee, API gateway solutions
  • Configuration management tools (Ansible, Terraform)
  • Code quality tools (Sonarqube)
  • Basic data analytic skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment, challenge yourself, ask questions, and learn from failure