Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) – Customer Scenario and Destructive Testing at Exabeam
San Mateo, CA, US
Exabeam delivers next-generation security management technology that enables organizations to protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Management Platform combines unlimited log data collection, advanced behavioral analytics, and automated incident response, all supported by Exabeam’s patented Smart Timelines technology that uses machine learning to track identity and behavior over time. The company’s recent industry accolades include Forbes Cloud 100, Inc. 500, and SC Awards Europe, among many other distinctions.  
Position Overview
In this important and highly visible role, you will be responsible for designing and implementing custom test scenarios to assure large and complex customer deployments can be done flawlessly.   You’ll apply your experience, creativity, and imagination to creating destructive test suites to drive overall improvement in system reliability and resiliency.


    • Understand customer specific deployment requirements and design tests to increase confidence in advance of upcoming deployments
    • Create tests to recreate customer reported problems not found in existing QA test suites
    • Design and implement new tests to introduce component, module, network, and resource failures and stress into the system for testing
    • Understand the creation of logs for testing, add engineered threats and anomalies, and verify correct handling in system integration tests
    • Design test modules for different deployment environments – cloud, physical HW, VM
    • Add substantially to available automated test modules that can be used by others throughout QA


    • BS/MS in CS or related
    • 5+ years of experience in QA
    • Ability to do complex programming and scripting
    • Experience with automated test suites
    • Experience with cloud deployed Linux systems
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience in security will be a plus

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