Software Engineer in Test - Backup Team at SkyKick | Powderkeg

Location: Amsterdam

Employment Type: Full Time

Team: Backup

At SkyKick, you’ll quickly discover the intersection where passion meets impact. Whether you’re located in our Seattle headquarters or in one of our four global offices, every individual is valued and part of the SkyKick team.

The talented and diverse individuals we hire are the magic behind our extraordinary culture. We inspire each other to create and innovate every day.

SkyKick is currently looking for a creative, proactive, and adaptable Software Engineer in Test to join our Backup team. You will work with our team of experienced Software Engineers, Leads, Software Architects, and Product Managers to ensure quality delivery of complex features and automation on our platform. You are passionate that quality is achieved only as a team and love collaborating as a key to success. You are equally passionate about learning and mentoring. In this critical role, you will impact the success of not only your team and our company – but most importantly, the success of our clients on a global scale. This opportunity will have you directly influence, validate, and deliver quality products and services that are pioneering the Cloud Market. You’re a strong team player and have been waiting for the right opportunity to do something revolutionary and make a huge impact.

The Impact You'll Make:

  • Collaborating with project team members to understand requirements for assigned projects
  • Working with team members to help define feature requirements, use cases, and test strategies
  • Identifying and leveraging effective and scalable tools for automating our testing systems and delivery pipeline
  • Building and extending existing testing frameworks to easily and quickly test new features and products
  • Improving the observability of the application and its resources through instrumentation, monitoring, and alerting
  • Empower software engineers to effectively test their code through expansion of automation capabilities, solid documentation, and collaboration
  • Investigating and reporting application issues as they arise

What You'll Bring:

  • 3+ years of developing software tests
  • Demonstrated experience leading projects to success.
  • Experience with SDLC and software testing methodologies including modern manual and automated testing techniques
  • Demonstrated ability to apply modern software testing methodologies in a fast paced, dynamic/agile environment
  • Knowledge of C#/.NET, SQL, HTML, JavaScript and modern web services
  • Able to work independently and collaborate with team members of both technical and non-technical disciplines

Bonus Points

  • Experience working with Cloud based software solutions in Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud (Azure preferred)
  • Experience with observability and monitoring services such as DataDog and Grafana
  • Experience with Containers/Kubernetes
  • Experience integrating with Microsoft 365 systems such as Exchange, SharePoint, Groups and Teams

Please note that obtaining a Certificate of Conduct ('VOG') by the successful candidate is part of our standard screening process and a condition for employment at SkyKick. (The VOG is a background check and SkyKick will assist you in the process).

**Who We Are: **

We’re on a mission to help IT partners be more successful in the cloud, and we’re just getting started. Our products are 100% partner channel focused and have helped over 20,000 global partners build successful cloud businesses by making it easy to migrate, backup, and manage their customers in the cloud.

SkyKick has fantastic benefits and perks, but at the end of the day, we are here for the opportunity to grow, learn, and affect the industry with incredible creativity. Apply today and find out more about what you can expect from a career at SkyKick!

Please note that obtaining a Certificate of Conduct ('VOG') by the successful candidate is part of our standard screening process and a condition for employment at SkyKick.

SkyKick is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Software Engineer in Test - Backup Team
  • Company
  • Location
    Seattle, WA
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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