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Title:  Software Development Engineer in Test (Cloud Engineering)


Waltham, MA, US, 02451

Requisition ID:  34552
Job Summary

Job Summary

Job Summary: Software Development Engineer in Test (Cloud Engineering)

As a Software Development Engineer in Test, you will work as part of a team responsible for building NetApp’s cutting-edge software defined storage solutions for major Cloud providers including AWS, Microsoft Azure and GCP. You will participate in activities that include designing and developing automated solutions to validate the software quality of NetApp storage applications in the Cloud. As part of the Research & Development function, the group focusses on competitive market and customer requirements, technology advances, product quality, product cost and time-to-market. The software engineering team focusses on enhancements to existing products as well as new product development.


What you will do

A major part of your responsibility will be to participate in any and/or all phases of the product development cycle from product definition and design, through implementation and test design. As part of a team, you will participate in technical discussions within the immediate group and across functions, where evaluating and executing test design and test execution plans for virtual storage products. Design and develop test cases for a feature or technical area of the solution, and develop automated testcases and libraries for the same. Develop tools to aid automating testcases or technical investigations for research purposes. Troubleshoot critical virtual platform issues, and help harden test framework stability. Participate as a proactive contributor and subject matter expert. Responsible for unstructured tasks where the problem statements are less defined, thus requiring new perspectives, creative approaches and resolving interdependencies. Operate under limited supervision and direction to drive results and set priorities independently. Successfully convey information to stakeholders at many levels related to the position. Work effectively with senior engineers within Business Unit.

Job Requirements


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in test design and development, with a strong background in test automation development
  • Experience in object-oriented programming in Python, Go or Perl
  • Knowledge in virtualization and Cloud technologies
  • Understanding of QA methodologies, life cycle and processes
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a fast-paced team environment and demonstrate initiative in driving unstructured tasks
  • Strong aptitude for learning new technologies
  • Strong oral and written communication skills


  • Hands-on experience working in GCP, AWS or Azure
  • Experience with developing test frameworks, libraries and tools is a plus
  • Working in an Agile environment is a plus
  • Working knowledge in microservices/containerization via Docker, Kubernetes is a plus

Requires around 3-5 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree 

Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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