Lead SQA Engineer

As the Lead QA Engineer at Veriflow, you will be part of the engineering team bringing the magic of Network Verification to life for our users by ensuring a world class experience of our flagship product. Your ability to distill clarity from the noise and leadership skills will drive the best possible customer experience.

You Will

  • Be a leader within the Engineering Team
  • Bring a customer focused approach, prioritizing customer environment based tests
  • Develop strategies and approaches to maximize coverage across complex systems
  • Develop, maintain, and execute test methodologies and plans
  • Represent QA in release and feature planning activities
  • Be the primary source for Release Readiness including weekly reports on test progress, blockers, and overall product quality
  • Serve as a primary escalation point for field support issues
  • Implement and drive the use of a Test Case Management System
  • Lead the testing efforts of other QA staff
  • Work with developers to understand features, provide the QA perspective, and deliver a plan to thoroughly test
  • Execute test plans, filing bugs as appropriate
  • Work with developers to triage, reproduce, and resolve issues quickly
  • Design metrics and systems to measure performance and scale, highlighting the biggest bottlenecks
  • Provide reporting that provides appropriate context to multiple audiences including Product, Engineering, and Sales teams
  • Design and build test environments including complex networks
  • Work closely with the QA Automation Team to develop automated systems and tests
  • Assist with the release cycle through timely and thorough communications including reports, calendars, dashboards, and metrics

You Bring

  • An analytical mind and demonstrable understanding of modern software quality standards and practices
  • Superb knowledge of QA processes and the SDLC
  • Demonstrated success leading in a dynamic environment
  • Experience working on complex systems, breaking them down into the component parts, and the ability to track down the root cause of identified issues
  • Strong ability to concisely communicate observed issues
  • An automation mindset, never wanting to manually do things twice
  • Desire to dig deeper and drive issues to resolution
  • Excellent knowledge of modern data networking technologies
  • Significant hands-on experience with large scale enterprise or data center networking
  • Experience designing, configuring, and testing data networks utilizing equipment across multiple vendors
  • Experience defining and managing the lifecycle of tickets in a defect tracking system
  • A strong foundation in Linux and its administration via the CLI
  • Ability to deliver with limited direction and guidance
  • BS or MS in Computer Science (or related) with at least 7 years of relevant experience

Extra Credit

  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • Formal methods knowledge
  • Scripting skills, esp Python and Bash
  • Experience with automated deployment in AWS
  • Git expertise (GitHub)
  • Familiarity using OpenStack
  • Linux system administration experience
  • Familiarity with Linux containerization


Veriflow is an early stage startup that is the creator and leading innovator of what is now called Intent-Based Networking (IBN), which has been labeled “The Next Big Thing” by both Gartner and Cisco. We are growing rapidly and need you to help us deliver the promise of IBN to our customers.
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