Full-Time

Senior Software Engineer in Test

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Snowflake

Snowflake

5,001-10,000 employees

Data Cloud platform for data warehousing

Data & Analytics

Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Python
UI/UX Design
Data Structures & Algorithms
SQL
Java
AWS
Jenkins
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • 8+ years of relevant experience in Quality Engineering, specifically testing, frameworks and automation as a Technical Lead.
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • High proficiency coding in Python, Java and/or C++ preferred.
  • Strong CS fundamentals including OO concepts, data structures, algorithms, and distributed systems
  • Strong database understanding including SQL, query optimizers, performance, multi-threading, and schema design
  • Experience with cloud technology including GCP, AWS and/or Azure
  • Proven experience developing comprehensive and effective Test and Performance tools, as well as frameworks.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of standard quality best practices, techniques and methodologies to drive continuous quality improvements
  • Experience delivering quality software in a large distributed system with emphasis on functional and performance automation, workloads and testing
  • Experience with continuous integration / continuous deployment systems like Jenkins
  • Previous experience with distributed storage systems, data/metadata file formats (Parquet, Orc, Avro, Iceberg), and cloud storage platforms (Azure, AWS, GCP) is a plus.
Responsibilities
  • Drive quality across all disciplines, providing guidance, feedback, and suggestions to improve quality practices across engineering organization
  • Contribute to technical leadership and strategic direction to continuously improve the Quality Engineering Organization
  • Partner with customer facing groups such as PMs, UX, SEs to better understand how customers interface and use our product to drive quality early and often in SDLC
  • Author and enhance Test plans based on feature requirements and specifications, as well as technical discussions and deep dives with engineers
  • Build, enhance and maintain automation frameworks utilized by team to automate critical user scenarios for regression testing
  • Prioritize and execute test cases in a snowflake environment that’s representative of customers’ schema and workloads
  • Partner with Support and Engineering to investigate, troubleshoot and identify/implement fixes for customer facing issues

Snowflake offers a Data Cloud platform for data warehousing, data lakes, and data application development, enabling secure sharing of governed data across multiple public clouds. The platform supports diverse analytic workloads with near-unlimited scale and performance.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

null, null

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

61%

Benefits

We've got your back - We offer comprehensive health insurance plans, health savings accounts, robust retirement plans, and generous life and disability insurance.

A Balanced Lifestyle - All Snowflakes have access to our weekly online lunch and learns, virtual workout classes, and ergonomic work-from-home equipment. We offer on-demand mental health and wellness programs to support our employees and their families.

Your People Matter - Help offset the cost of growing your family with our fertility benefits and family planning resources. Count on our generous time-off and various leave plans for you to rest, refuel, and sustain a great work-life balance.

Global Snowflake Team - No matter where you are in the world, we will get you connected and supported with a work-from-home setup.

Treat Yourself - Personalize your Snowflake benefits by tapping into our employee discounts and pre-tax selections.

Invest In Your Future - Eligible employees enjoy new hire equity, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), and a quarterly bonus or commission program.