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Putting Your Logs to Work for You!

Software Development Engineer in Test

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At LogDNA, you will be involved in envisioning and implementing a fast and modern log management platform that offers the flexibility of an amazing developer experience combined with the trust of enterprise-grade infrastructure. Today, LogDNA is used by over 3,000 teams including customers at IBM, Houseparty, ASICS, and Lime Bike. We are building a future where developers don’t have to dread the tools they use at work, starting with log management. We have achieved 300% year-over-year revenue growth in the last year, and we're just getting started.

We are looking for a passionate and motivated Senior Engineer in QA to help us build our evolving, world-class log management system. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on, energetic self-starter with a passion for helping to create products that deliver an unmatched customer experience. You will have a team-oriented attitude, a desire to see your team succeed and grow, and the ability to set up processes to execute quickly. You will be results-driven, hold yourself and others to the highest standards and put our customers success first.

Responsibilities (What you'll do)

  • Work closely with the product management, design, and internal teams to understand the needs of our customers and to ensure quality is a key consideration
  • Help establish and evolve formal QA processes, ensuring that we are using industry-accepted best practices.
  • Work in all aspects of quality assurance including establishing metrics, applying industry best practices, and developing new tools and processes to ensure quality goals are met.
  • Act as point of contact for QA aspects of releases, providing QA services and coordinating QA resources internally and externally.
  • Serve as an advisor to developers when it comes to software quality.
  • Develop and execute test cases, scripts, plans and procedures (manual and automated with a strong emphasis on automation).
  • Strong aptitude for deep technical and root cause testing and analysis

Qualifications (What you'll need)

  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Proven track record in software development
  • Proven track record in software quality assurance
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
  • Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
  • Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
  • Solid scripting knowledge
  • Solid understanding of testing as part of a CI/CD pipeline
  • Obsession for product quality and customer success
  • Keen attention to detail, without forgetting about the big picture
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to contribute to technical discussions

Bonus Points (Nice to have)

  • Experience with one or more areas in performance, security, functional, regression, and integration testing
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes is a plus


  • Delivering a product that supports users worldwide
  • Working in a fun, energetic, agile team environment
  • Competitive compensation plan
  • Remote work stipend
  • Competitive benefits

    • 100% full health premium coverage for you and your dependents (yes... everyone)
    • Dental and Vision coverage
    • Unlimited Vacation

At LogDNA, we're looking for employees who exhibit passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match our job description. We're building a culture where our differences are valued and believe this will drive innovation. Ultimately, our success will be achieved through diversity of backgrounds, experiences, ideas and opinions. Everyone is welcome - as an inclusive workplace our employees are comfortable bringing their authentic selves to work every day. Come join us.

*This is a 100% remote opportunity with option to work out of LogDNA's Mountain View, CA Headquarters. *

Full health coverage

Unlimited vacation

Lunch provided daily

Yummy snacks

Local boba and coffee

Dog friendly office

Annual group offsite

Competitive salary

LogDNA at a glance

Putting Your Logs to Work for You!

LogDNA focuses on Cloud Computing, Search, Real Time, Big Data, and Software. Their company has offices in Mountain View and Remote. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, LogDNA has raised $33.42M of funding; their latest round was closed on December 2018.

You can view their website at https://logdna.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.