Solarwinds Inc. Test / Automation Engineer in Brno, Czech Republic


The SolarWinds Cloud portfolio develops unique cloud-based platforms designed to help companies collect, visualize, store, trace, and create alerts on large amounts of streaming data to manage the health of their applications.

We are looking for full-time Test/Automation Engineer to help us build the new features for our applications which power our monitoring, tracing, and metrics service platforms used by nearly 1 million end users.


Activities you will be involved in:

  • Participate in feature analysis, preparation of automated test cases

  • Work with the rest of the team to perform functional, regression, scalability, stress and performance testing

  • Participating in continuous improvements of automated test suite by writing code and performing code reviews

  • Communicate risks and identify risk mitigation strategies

  • You and your team will be responsible for the entire development process, from prototyping to development, testing and deployment

  • Working closely with Product Owners to understand software requirements

  • Troubleshooting and solving complex problems


What is required for this position?

  • Experience with testing commercial software

  • Experience working with Test Automation tools (e.g. Selenium, Watir) and unit testing

  • Experience with scripting (Python, PowerShell, …)

  • Experience with some relational or non-relational databases (MySQL, Aurora, MongoDB, …)

  • Strong problem investigation, debugging and solving skills

  • Demonstrated creativity and intelligent thinking

  • Solid understanding of the development processes

  • Able to use English on a daily basis

  • Desire to learn new technologies

What are some desired (not required) skills?

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Docker, Ruby, GraphQL

  • Experience with distributed systems or SaaS

  • Knowledge of Java, Go, js, React, JavaScript, HTML, CSS

  • Experience with Continuous delivery/Continuous deployment

  • Networking knowledge and experience (TCP/IP)

  • Knowledge of Linux

What awaits you besides the top technology and great coworkers?

We offer many benefits – let us list the main ones: competitive salary, bonuses, and growth opportunities.

We promote self-education and support you in learning new things – through conferences, learning tutorials, and mentors. You can enjoy comfortable office spaces with free and tasty coffee, snacks, fresh fruit and vegetable, game rooms, soft chairs, billiard, Wii and PS 4 with VR.

You can bike to work and find colleagues who do same sports as you do.

We provide meal vouchers, Flexi Passes, pension or life insurance benefits, 3 sick days per year and flexible working hours.

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2018-10934

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Engineering

Position Type Permanent

Business Group SolarWinds Cloud