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Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test

Req id:  19174

Broomfield, CO, US


Company Overview

Webroot — a leader in virus detection and data security — is a key player in OpenText’s “cyber resilience” story. OpenText enables comprehensive data protection & document management for companies and individuals around the globe.




We pride ourselves on hiring standout candidates who shine in a workplace that encourages collaboration and teamwork. We are growing fast and looking for talented candidates around the globe.  Are you ready to grow with us?


The Role


A talented and enthusiastic Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET) who is able to develop automated tests, understand production code, and work within CI/CD technologies.


They are part of an Agile development team that delivers quality features each sprint.  The SDET is encouraged to combine software testing with an understanding of software design – for a wide-viewed appreciation of the software development life cycle.


You will need to adapt to an ever-changing dynamic environment, be open to a challenging set of technology stacks, and advocate for quality (ultimately supporting our end users).   A positive, cooperative, and constructive attitude is a key to success – as well as being open to new concepts and sharing your knowledge with the rest of the team.


Success Factors


  • A track record of good judgment – making decisions with significant responsibility
  • Being highly autonomous and able to independently identify high-value projects
  • A drive for task completion
  • Being a good mentor for cross-functional teams
  • Ability to become comfortable with complex technical environments
  • Communication skills to articulate and defend informed opinions on important topics
  • Strong troubleshooting, debugging, and problem-solving skills
  • Advocating for product quality


Skills & Experience:

  • 4+ years experience as a Software Development Engineer in Test, writing automation against diverse components -- UI, SDK libraries, and/or RESTful APIs
  • Proficient with a higher-level, object-oriented language – like Java or C++
  • Demonstrate experience in setting up test frameworks from scratch in a team environment.
  • 2+ years experience with test design techniques and testing philosophies.
  • Experience with testing tools (like Appium, Selenium, UiAutomator, or XCUITest)

Helpful Assets:

  • Experience testing web micro-services and REST/gRPC APIs.
  • Experience testing native mobile applications.
  • Experience in multiple programming/script languages – like Kotlin,  Bash, Swift, Python
  • Comfort with a project and bug tracking programs – like Jira
  • Web-testing through Selenium and/or app testing through Appium
  • Working knowledge of containerization – like Docker, Kubernetes
  • Comfort reading/augmenting Gradle configurations and adapting CI/CD pipelines & runners (like GitLab or Jenkins)



For Colorado residents, this job is expected to pay in the range of $108,000.00 USD to $162,000.00 USD in addition to a comprehensive and competitive group benefit and healthcare plan.  Individual compensation will be determined based on skills and experience comparable to the job requirements.



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: Denver

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