We are now looking for experienced test automation engineers to work on our cloud operations platform turning the best open source technologies into frustration-free cloud services. You’ll be part of a team working on the Aiven cloud platform, further extending the test automation and test infrastructure and focusing on more complicated scenarios, like performance testing and upgrade tests. You will also be fixing bugs and adding test cases for those and, depending on your interests, you can also participate in new feature development.
Our philosophy is to automate everything and to avoid repetitive manual work in everything we do. Our own backend systems are mostly implemented in Python with bits of Java, Go and C. We offer and operate a number of complex open source databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL and Apache Cassandra as well as other open source data technologies like Apache Kafka.
To succeed in this role, you need a strong background in software engineering and test automation. We are looking for self-driven test automation developers who are enthusiastic about programming and willing to help others. We value analytical problem-solving skills and an openness to new ideas.
Key requirements for success in this role include:
Excellent development skills in Python (pytest)
Keen interest in test automation
Excellent Linux systems administration and networking skills
Fluency in English, verbal and written
What we value:
Hands-on experience with some of the following systems: Apache Kafka, Apache Cassandra, Apache ZooKeeper, PostgreSQL, MySQL and Elasticsearch
Good understanding of IT security
Experience in writing technical blog posts and giving technical presentations
What we can offer:
A dynamic startup environment with a rapidly growing, international business
Highly experienced colleagues
Cool office in the center of the city
Possibility for stock options on top of the monthly salary for permanent employees
You will be part of a highly-skilled, tight-knit team of around 40 people, making your contribution essential to what is becoming a great success story. If you’re interested, send us your application along with a link to your GitHub profile.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Want to be a partner? Look no further.
Aiven is a cloud technology startup launched in 2016. We run and manage open source database and backend messaging systems for our business customers around the world. We take the pain away from running databases and allow our customers to focus on building their own products without having to worry about database management. We’re looking for new developers and marketing specialists to join our team in central Helsinki.