Senior Software Engineer in Test (Big Data-Cloud Intelligence)

Palo Alto Networks® is the fastest-growing security company in history.  We offer the chance to be part of an important mission: ending breaches and protecting our way of digital life. If you are a motivated, intelligent, creative, and hardworking individual, then this job is for you!


  • Responsible for functional testing of Palo Alto Networks’ cloud intelligence offering with emphasis on Logging and Reporting.
  • Develop and execute test plans and test cases.
  • Develop tools and infrastructure to improve quality and efficiency of testing.
  • Work closely with the Software Engineering, Product Management teams during product development from design to release.
  • Reproduce and debug issues found during and after software release.


  • 6+ years of experience in a QA position.
  • Experience with scripting and/or programming
  • Experience with testing tools for massive data set analysis
  • Experience with large data processing tools such as Hadoop, HBase, ElasticSearch, RabbitMQ, and Kafka
  • Experience with databases, such as MySQL, MongoDB, or similar
  • Experience with Python, Java, Tomcat, JS, AWS, Docker, VMWare ESX, and SaltStack is a plus
  • Experience testing network security products, preferably with firewalls and intrusion prevention
  • Experience with CMS and bug tracking tools as Jira or Bugzilla.
  • Experience with Linux system set up and Administration.
  • BS or MS in computer engineering or related technical field. 
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills

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