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Do you enjoy driving technical and cultural change? Do you believe in building reliable and extensible solutions to enhance and build the testing strategies and capabilities for our SAAS & cloud offerings. If yes, this Sr. Principal Software Engineer in Test role is for you.
This is a highly strategic and technical hands-on role responsible for leading the technical direction for Quality Engineering with the selection of QE tools and technologies in alignment with the overall solution and architecture vision.
You will drive SAAS & Cloud testing strategy to deliver in a continuous delivery model.
You will create dashboard and reporting frameworks to provide visibility on code & test quality metrics, release quality to drive QA efficiency.
You will have the ability to deep dive into any technical discussion and articulates business impact and requirements.
You will promote Splunk innovations and be comfortable presenting at meetups, recruiting events, conferences and contribute to authoring and publishing blogs and whitepapers.
Communicate with senior leadership and other architects on testing and quality strategic plans.
Be a key contributor and member of Spunk architecture review process.
You will drive technology direction and continuously raise the bar on technical excellence and delivery while incorporating customer use cases, issues, telemetry data back into testing to enhance the overall product quality.
Work intimately with the Engineering and Product Management teams to develop, automate, and execute sophisticated tests against required specifications.
Proactively identify testing and process gaps and implements solutions to achieve efficiencies across the organizational boundaries.
Collaborate with external and internal teams. This is the heart of what makes Splunk a phenomenal place to work at.
Participate in high profile and critical customer engagements and escalations as needed.
Coach and mentor SDET engineers on best practices and technology direction.
Help build the talent pool in the organization with hiring.
We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.
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