Senior QA Automation Engineer at Cylance
Irvine, CA, US
HQ - Irvine, CA | R00639

WHO WE ARE
Cylance is one of the fastest growing companies in the history of cybersecurity. By successfully applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to crack the DNA of malware, Cylance has redefined the endpoint protection market, garnered acclaim from industry analysts and won numerous awards including “Best Emerging Vendor” from SC Magazine. If you have the passion and desire to disrupt industries, protect the world from cyberattacks, and be at the forefront of a revolutionary new technology, we want you to join us!
THE POSITION
At the heart of Cylance Product Development is an artificial intelligence-based threat detection system. Unlike traditional approaches, Cylance does not rely solely on signatures or even pre-determined behaviors to determine if something is known to be good or bad. Instead, we have developed a mathematical approach to identifying advanced threats. This intelligent system evolves in real-time as new threats emerge, providing continuous detection.
At Cylance, we see quality as more than just defects. As a member of the Test team, you represent our customers and their users to ensure every aspect of the product is simple, intuitive and works as expected. Our mission is to protect our customers’ computers without being noticed. Your expertise will contribute to a powerful endpoint product that uses minimal resources while preventing the most advanced malware and zero-day attacks from ever even running.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Build advanced tools for test automation
Help identify weaknesses in our products
Work with the development and test team to help define and maintain quality standards
Take ownership of product quality
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Five plus years of Software Testing experience preferred or other related experiences
Experience working with white-box testing methodologies (as well as some Black Box testing) is preferred
Experience working with Agile methodologies and on Agile teams is preferred
Experience working with CLI (Jenkins) is preferred
Experience with tools such as JIRA, Selenium, Load Runner, PyTest etc. is preferred
Senior problem-solving, debugging and troubleshooting skills
Senior knowledge of SDLC and testing skills
Proven and demonstrable skill in Python is preferred or other related programming languages such as (C#, Ruby, or Java)
A strong passion for improving software quality
Flexible and adaptable self-starter with strong relationship-building skills
Must have a passion for your work and an ability to apply that passion to both daily tasks and larger projects
Collaborative and team-oriented attitude
Effective problem-solving capabilities
Takes initiative and approaches all tasks and projects proactively
Ability to prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
Intellectual curiosity, humility, accountability and positive approach
Requires the ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU TO APPLY
Current resume
Cover letter/summary expressing:
Why you are interested in working at Cylance
The skills, strengths and expertise you will contribute to our diverse team of extraordinary talent and humble hearts
BENEFITS AND PERKS
In addition to medical, dental, vision and 401(K), we offer other great benefits and a slew of perks such as casual dress attire, plethora of employer-sponsored food and snack items, toll road/public transportation subsidy, gym membership discount, etc. We’re proud to have been named one of the “Best Places to Work in Orange County” by the OC Business Journal.
Cylance Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.