AppD- Senior Software Engineer in Test (Java)

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
  • Job Id

Computer Science or equivalent Engineering degree

5+ years of experience in testing Web & API based products

Strong programming and debugging experience in Java & developing Test frameworks.

Experience in building & improving automated testing frameworks, tools, automated test suites, TestNG and Linux.

Hands-on knowledge of Docker , Docker-Compose or Kubernetes is expected as it is extensively used in our automation pipelines

Experience in working with web servers & application servers like Tomcat/WebSphere/Glassfish/JBoss.

Extensive experience writing detailed Test Plans and Test Cases based on customer deployments

It is a huge plus if you have;

Experience with Golang , C/C++, Advanced Java will be plus.

In depth knowledge of different operating flavors Linux, low commands ,process management, shell scripting huge plus.

Experience with Continuous Integration/ Continuous Deployment/ DevOps culture.

Experience with distributed applications and micro-services based architectures.

Experience with Component and Contract testing frameworks

Experience with Application Performance Monitoring & using various performance assessment tools 

About the Role:

This role is technically demanding with both a need for coding and a dedication to understanding how customers use our products. Our top priority as the Quality Engineering team is test automation and constantly adapting to maintain quality. Every member of the QE team will have the opportunity to develop test applications, add to existing and build new framework/ tools, CI/CD processes and use the latest technologies being used in the industry. You will be a QE counter-part of a highly collaborative and innovative team, while you implement creative monitoring solutions for using different agents for different technologies via single agent without friction.


We know that the award-winning culture at Cisco AppDynamics is something to brag about, but here are more reasons that make you excited to get out of bed to come in the morning, like:

  • Medical, dental, vision coverage
  • 401k match (4.5%)
  • Wellness perks (gym, hobbies, education, store discounts, personal finance)
  • 4 weeks paid time off (PTO), 5 days volunteer time off (VTO), 14 holidays (including 1 birthday PTO and 1 floating holiday)
  • Mandatory company shut down between Christmas and New Years
  • Weekly catered breakfast and lunch, and all the snacks, fruits and drinks
  • Brand new state of the art office in downtown San Francisco, centrally located near BART, Caltrain, Muni, the ferry, and a bike share station
  • Free shuttle service and pre-tax commuter benefits

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