Software Development Engineer in Test - Mobile(IOS/Android)


Hyderabad, IN
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering QA
  • Post Date: 04/06/2021
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  • Company Address: 415 East Middlefield Road, Mountain View, CA, 94043

About MobileIron

MobileIron is redefining enterprise security with the industry’s first mobile-centric, zero trust platform built on the foundation of unified endpoint management (UEM) to secure access and protect data across the perimeter-less enterprise. Zero trust assumes that bad actors are already in the network and secure access is determined by a “never trust, always verify” approach. MobileIron goes beyond identity management and gateway approaches by utilizing a more comprehensive set of attributes before granting access. A mobile-centric, zero trust approach validates the device, establishes user context, checks app authorization, verifies the network, and detects and remediates threats before granting secure access to a device or user.

Job Description

About MobileIron:

Industry leading brands who are defining the future of work, adopt MobileIron to secure access to the enterprise, through the world’s most ubiquitous product—the mobile device. We’ve created a single point of secure and frictionless access to the perimeter-less enterprise —from any device, managed by MobileIron, someone else, or not all.

Our mobile-centric, zero trust approach validates and verifies a comprehensive set of signals and the correlation between the user, device, applications, networks and potential threats before granting secure access to the device. Our zero trust platform is built on the foundation of our award-winning and industry-leading unified endpoint management (UEM) capabilities with enabling technologies of zero sign-on (ZSO) user and device authentication, multi-factor authentication (MFA), and mobile threat detection (MTD.) And we didn't stop there. We've gone beyond traditional UEM, identity and gateway solutions, to bring together mobile, security and the way people want to work—so you can free your people to be productive without limits and passwords.

MobileIron. The center of enterprise security

Recognized by Gartner as a leader in eight UEM MQs and recently noted by Forbes as one of the “Top 10 Cybersecurity Companies To Watch In 2020


Quality Engineering at MobileIron is responsible for driving on-time, high quality releases across various deployments. In addition, this person will drive definition and evolution of QE processes and automation to optimize efficiency and quality while meeting the demands of rapid growth. The ideal candidate will have strong quality engineering experience in SaaS and agile environments

As a SDET at MobileIron, you are responsible for the continuous delivery of application releases supporting mission critical services used by the world’s largest enterprises. You leverage quality engineering practices to lead innovative initiatives focused on customer experience, scalability, continuous delivery and team development. You use agile methodologies to plan, coordinate, and lead deployments of major product releases, weekly patches, and daily changes in a SaaS environment.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Apply and enhance MobileIron methodologies and evangelize effective testing standards
  • Optimize test cycle efficiency & add test automation into the continuous delivery pipeline
  • Develop innovative library architecture to enable efficient test case automation.
  • Develop test infrastructure components supports test execution, monitoring & reporting.
  • Work with functional teams to identify the requirements for common libraries and put a plan in place to meet those requirements.
  • Create, share and evangelize best automation practices, coding standards, design principles.
  • Mentor, guide junior engineers on automation & design skills.
  • Develop test scripts to automate the E2E workflows in an Agile SDLC environment
  • Generate professional test results, metrics and status reports (can be automated!)
  • Analyze test results to ensure that the product functions per requirements
  • Exceptional debugging skills and ability to identify root cause of a test failure
  • Setup, configure, and maintain software test labs and test environments
  • Contribute to our Test Plans with the inclusion of the System Test areas such as Stress, Reliability, Recovery, Configuration, and Performance testing
  • Work closely with the rest of the QE team and provide technical guidance to peer QE members as needed.
  • Define and lead high-profile initiatives to improve product quality, deployment scalability and customer experience before, during and after change.
  • Ensure on-time and effective delivery of high-quality, enterprise SaaS releases.
  • Continuously improve quality engineering processes.
  • Play a leading role in managing release readiness and success criteria based on business requirements.
  • Capture and analyze quality metrics for release readiness
  • Implement best practices consistent with an agile development methodology.
  • Proactively identify and mitigate risks and remove obstacles.
  • Guide the completion of root cause analysis to ensure issues do not recur.
  • Manage and provide oversight for deployment of releases into production environments.
  • Manage multiple projects/tasks simultaneously.
  • Design/Enhance automation frameworks for Server / client applications.
  • Identify Improvements, Automation best practices and communicate across cross functional teams.
  • Can provide guidance to multiple teams, and lead cross product initiatives.
  • Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new or special assignments. May supervise the activities of others. Leads multiple-team initiatives, leads groups of engineers.
  • Should be able to mentor and onboard other Staff/Sr SDET engineers.

Who you are...

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, both written and verbal. Ability to drive a meeting
  • Attention to detail, particular when it comes to troubleshooting and analytics
  • Ability to rapidly shift context between project oriented work and work supporting other teams
  • Ability to work off-hours, on occasion, to provide support for production releases
  • Have understanding of software development design patterns.
  • Should be a subject matter expert for multiple technical areas, Can be thrown into ugly situations and turn them around.

What have you done…

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Lead the project teams in agile project management ways
  • 2+ years Quality Engineering Experience 
  • Experience in test automation [hands-on coding and design in Java], test automation frameworks
  • 1+ years of experience in test and automation of mobile applications on Android and/or iOS 
  • Must be proficient in writing clean, maintainable code in Java. 
  • Must have developed a test automation framework from scratch. 
  • Experience in Jenkins, Appium or UI Automation tools, scripting is required. 
  • Prior working knowledge of networking server technologies and protocols (HTTP, Proxy Servers, Load Balancers) is plus. 
  • Knowledge of revision control software (ex. Perforce, SVN, Git, etc.) and development lifecycle is plus. 
  • Experience with the Agile Methodology and continuous integration (i.e. nightly built and release) is a plus. 
  • Well versed in testing highly scalable enterprise client-server software is a plus. 
  • Experience designing and implementing testing tools and systems
  • Experience in building and maintaining the device labs for iOS/Android. (Mac/Windows optional)

Preferred skills… 

  • Understanding of build systems, source code control systems, defect tracking systems and the interactions between them
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or equivalent. 
  • Experience with one or more database technologies (Postgres, MySQL) a must. 
  • Java based SaaS application experience
  • REST API Experience
  • Testing tools like testrail and Jira
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (shell/Perl/python/jython etc.)
  • Exposure to mobile operating systems specially iOS and Android.(MDM, MAM and MCM is a plus)
  • Experience setting and managing CI environment e.g. Jenkins

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.