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Software Engineer In Test

Req id:  12436

Boston, MA, US



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Role


The Mid-Market Endpoint team develops and deploys cloud-based software to store, protect, access and compute data on Windows & Mac platforms for the Mid-Market. Carbonite is seeking a professional Software Quality Engineer to design and deploy automated testing for the Mid-Market Endpoint Products.


This role covers functionality across the system and emphasizes automation heavily. You will be building automation infrastructure that increases confidence in the software and adds to the team’s overall velocity while driving to release. The ideal candidate will have strong programming skills and a deep knowledge of automation tools for one or more of the platforms Carbonite Endpoint Protect supports.


Specific Objectives and Responsibilities



Your First Five Months:

  • Review and gain a solid understanding of the architecture of the Endpoint server backup product
  • Understand test & release process and frameworks
  • Be able to author manual and automated test cases (Python)
  • Be able to work in sync with the Dev and QE teams to develop and execute test plans
  • Triage and develop solutions for issues encountered by a variety of cross functional and internal sources


Key Challenges to Overcome



For a Quality Engineer on our team, it is key to internalize the values of developing robust, scalable and maintainable Test Automation for server and client-based software. The key driver for a Quality Engineer on this team is to provide the confidence to move forward on the development of complex code and solutions through clear and thorough test cases, planning, and test automation.

Success Factors



What will make you successful at OpenText:

  • A track record of good judgment and decision-making
  • Record of Success in Test Automation Framework development.
  • A drive to deliver products of the highest quality
  • High degree of comfort with complex technical environments
  • Having the desire to drive towards best practice and standards


Skills & Experience

  • B.S. in Computer Science or similar.
  • Experience with Object Oriented programming in multiple languages such as: Python, Java and C#
  • Experience with Unit, Functional, Regression and Load/Stress/Scale Testing concepts & frameworks
  • Deep Experience with Source Control and Change Management (Git/SVN/P4)
  • Experience with Test Case Management and related tools (qTest/rally…)
  • Experience with Test Automation Frameworks and tools such as j, py & nUnit/Test and Nose
  • Experience working in an agile/Scrum team environment and related tools (Jira/Confluence)


  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Build Automation tools like Jenkins
  • Experience testing against multiple Operating systems & Browsers (Mac/Windows/Linux)
  • Experience with Cloud Computing (Azure/AWS)
  • Experience in Virtualization Tools and Environments (Hyper-V/VMWare)
  • Experience with API Testing such as REST & GRPC
  • Exposure to SQL and DBs such as SQL Server, MySQL & SQL Lite



At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We hire the best talent regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sex, age, veteran status or sexual orientation. If you require accommodation at any time during the recruitment process please email accommodationrequests@opentext.com. Applicants have rights under Federal Employment Laws including but not limited to: Family and Medical Leave Act (FLMA)Equal Employment Opportunity  and Employee Polygraph Protection Act


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Join OpenText today.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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