Senior Software Developer in Test

East Bay, CA, United States, Los Angeles, CA, United States, New York, NY, United States, Remote, Seattle, WA, United States, San Francisco, CA, United States, Silicon Valley, CA, United States, Toronto, ON, Canada, Vancouver, BC, Canada


Role Locations

  • East Bay, CA, United States
  • Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • New York, NY, United States
  • Remote
  • Seattle, WA, United States
  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Silicon Valley, CA, United States
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Vancouver, BC, Canada


101 - 250 people


695 Minna St
San Francisco, CA, 94103-2717, US

Tech Stack

  • Python
  • MySQL
  • Redis
  • HAProxy
  • Linux
  • nginx
  • ansible
  • JavaScript
  • Kafka
  • Electron
  • React
  • Redux
  • RXJS
  • Elastic Search
  • AWS
  • Jenkins
  • MyPy
  • Flux
  • Flow
  • Go

Role Description

About the role

We’re looking for an individual to grow with us, introduce us to new ideas, and help us scale our products with quality to our users. You will work cross-functionally with engineers, product managers, our support team, and our developer advocate in a fast-paced and collaborative environment. You are specialized in full stack QA (front end, web service, & non-functional infrastructure testing) and will design, build, and adapt testing infrastructure from scratch so that we have effective pre and post production tests. Additionally, you have hands-on experience with Docker and Kubernetes in any of the cloud platforms. You should be comfortable following code from development through production and bring your expertise to help turn incidents into test cases.


Developing innovative approaches, techniques, and solutions in the areas of Automation, Performance Engineering, Continuous Testing, Chaos Engineering, Continuous Delivery, Service Virtualization, Shift Left, BDD, TDD, etc. Becoming an expert in testing best practices and developing Infrastructure, API and Load Testing solutions with industry standards and help the team to advance a strong left shift culture Designing and creating robust automated test scripts to simulate our customers use cases and collaborate with the developers to ensure there is sufficient integration and regression test cases. You will establish detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans which are streamlined for automation. Collaborate effectively with peer engineers and architects to solve complex problems spanning their respective areas to deliver end-to-end quality in our technology and customer experience Manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, continually changing environment. Research emerging test tools, trends and methodologies and enhance existing systems and processes.

About Nylas

Nylas is a pioneer and leading provider of universal communications APIs that allow developers to quickly connect their applications to every email, calendar, or contacts provider in the world.

Company Culture

Here at Nylas, we are on a mission to power the productivity layer of the modern technology stack, and we do so by fostering an ethical and human-centric environment. Nylanauts are empowered and encouraged to take risks while striving to bring the best version of themselves. We are guided by our values that enable us to dream big, drive decisions, solve problems, and cultivate relationships. As a fast-growing startup, we welcome individuals who possess the gumption, empathy, creativity, and humility that is needed for Nylas to be successful.

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