We're Celonis, the global leader in Process Mining technology and one of the world's fastest-growing SaaS firms. We believe there is a massive opportunity to unlock productivity by placing data and intelligence at the core of business processes - and for that, we need you to join us.

The Team:

As part of the Engineering Product Excellence (EPE) team, you work with people with deep expertise in their fields and build the processes that shape the Celonis product. You’ll work closely with many engineering roles including Developers, SREs, SDETs, and QEs, advocating shift left and building the practices that make performant, high-quality systems part of our DNA.  

At Celonis, we live for Customer Value. We want a product that consistently delivers at or above expectations for our customers, and we’re looking for your keen insights to help us deliver on that promise!


The Role: 

As a Staff SET, you will play a leading role bringing test infrastructure, test data and frontend and backend test frameworks on the road, maintaining and improving our existing libraries and tackling challenges on the way. You’ll also help more junior engineers succeed in incorporating testability into our code and write automated tests, training and mentoring them on their technical career path. 

You’ll use your understanding of our architecture and software quality needs to determine the right tools to standardize on, and what testing should be performed at what level. 


The work you’ll do:

  • Guide a technical roadmap to keep test automation current by discussing, innovating, evolving, maintaining, and improving the patterns, tooling, and frameworks
  • Act as Technical Lead for a team responsible for ensuring that highly regulated environments are rigorously tested at all required levels 
  • Conduct planning collaboratively to identify what should and could be automated to ensure sufficient coverage while avoiding duplication of test effort across layers
  • Help teams understand the impact to make changes with confidence by ensuring high levels of code coverage, identifying and plugging gaps where necessary, and using complementary techniques such as mutation testing to ensure test effectiveness
  • Decouple development dependencies across teams using test doubles for external integrations supplemented with contract testing to enable teams to stay productive when an API they depend on doesn't exist or hasn't yet been completed
  • Strive for the fastest feedback possible. Scale test execution by designing tests that adhere to FIRST principles and by using tools and libraries that parallelize execution on multiple runners across different nodes, and/or in separate threads
  • Build quality gates into Continuous Delivery pipelines so that automated tests are run often and fail fast to provide earlier feedback on delivery risks
  • Coach teams in techniques to improve test effectiveness and code coverage, and write unit and integration tests that serve as examples of best practice
  • Collect test metrics and report KPIs to help teams gauge progress towards and alignment with our goal of shift-left continuous testing


The qualifications you need:

  • 8+ years experience as an SDET or technical quality engineer on high availability cloud/SaaS platforms
  • In-depth knowledge of design, creation, execution, and analysis of various test automation frameworks (frontend & backend) in a web-based cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience in bringing testing to the forefront of the development lifecycle and has worked across various technology stacks from unit testing upwards
  • Proficient in more than one programming language including Java, Typescript, JavaScript, or Python
  • Proven track record in independent debugging, log interpretation, and root cause analysis of complex systems
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as GitHub Actions or Jenkins and has written pipeline as code to build quality gates into stages
  • Experience with Docker and the test containers library to programmatically manage the lifecycle of test environments is a plus
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively collaborate interculturally and across functions with diverse fast-paced teams

Visa sponsorship is not offered for this role.

The base salary range below is for the role in the specified location, based on a Full Time Schedule.

Total compensation package will include base salary + bonus/commission + equity + benefits (health, dental, life, 401k, and paid time off). Please note that the base salary range is a guideline, and that the actual total compensation offer will be determined based on various factors, including, but not limited to, applicant's qualifications, skills, experiences, and location.
The base salary range below is for the role in New York, based on a Full Time Schedule.
$192,000$234,000 USD

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work with industry-leading process mining technology
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (equity (restricted stock units), life insurance, time off, generous leave for new parents from day one, and more)
  • Physical and mental well-being support (subsidized gym membership, access to counseling, virtual events on well-being topics, and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Business Resource Groups to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Black@Celonis, Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future

About Us

Since 2011, Celonis has helped thousands of the world's largest and most valued companies deliver immediate cash impact, radically improve customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Its Process Intelligence platform uses industry-leading process mining technology and AI to present companies with a living digital twin of their end-to-end processes. For the first time, everyone in an organisation has a common language about how the business works, visibility into where value is hidden and the ability to capture it. Celonis is headquartered in Munich (Germany) and New York (USA) and has more than 20 offices worldwide.

Get familiar with the Celonis Process Intelligence Platform by watching this video.

Join us as we make processes work for people, companies and the planet.

 

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better.

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