QA Devops Engineer - Open Source Database Solutions (remote) at Percona Staffing LLC () (allows remote)

QA Devops Engineer - Open Source Database Solutions (remote) at Percona Staffing LLC () (allows remote)


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Created: 2021-12-15 05:01:14

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Percona takes pride in delivering stable and reliable software to our users. We are looking for aflexible and efficient QA engineer to join our QA team. In this role, you will support ourdistributed engineering team by maintaining and improving the quality of our software productsas part of the release process and in an ongoing fashion. This includes tasks such as analyzingand reporting defects captured by our automated testing frameworks, as well as defining andimplementing new test cases, improving and scaling our testing capabilities and infrastructure.

You will work from your home office, using online tools and resources to contribute to ahigh-quality QA environment for Percona and it's customers.

Some international travel will be involved for company-internal meetings and attendingconferences. Access to a reliable high-speed internet connection is required. Flexible workhours. Laptop & Internet access provided.

What You Will Do Contribute to the DevOps and release management lifecycle which includescoordinating, testing, and the management of releases in collaboration with the Perconaserver engineering teams Evaluate and improve Percona products and new features based on QA plans, locatingproduct issues & bugs Monitor, and analyze/log failures of automated regression, performance, packagingand/or other automated QA systems & infrastructure Research and recommend tools, behaviors and strategies for making testing better Utilize scripting languages such as Shell or Python to enhance testing and improveautomation

Your Experience Solid debugging skills and experience (e.g. analyzing log files, spotting patterns) Good knowledge of test methods in agile software development environments Familiar with established test tools as well as with methods for test automation Experience with tools for tracking and documenting development processes (JIRA,Confluence, git) is an advantage. Solid Linux sysadmin skills (e.g. adding/removing software, enabling/disabling services,general Unix/Linux CLI tools) Working with automation tools (CI/CD) Automating tasks using Shell or other scripting languages Experience with networking, hardware, file systems, server connectivity etc. Good communicator & fluent in written and spoken English Quick learner & great team player

What Makes You Stand Out Previous exposure and experience in database-related technologies, for example, in aDBA, support or development role Experience in Linux systems administration Experience with compiling/building/packaging/release engineering/yum/apt Coding skills in any language preferably C/C++ Previous experience with container or virtualization environments Proven success working in a distributed environment Tertiary studies degree or certifications related to core skills Supplemental MySQL technologies