Senior Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)


About the team

We’re looking for a talented Senior Software Development Engineer in Test to drive our quality efforts and write test automation for Evernote core products. The team moves quickly and is indispensable in ensuring the quality of our award-winning software that millions of people around the world love and use daily.


What You’ll Do

  • Work with a team of highly skilled developers and testing professionals to deliver high quality products
  • You will collaborate closely with PM, QA, Development, and Customer Support teams on core Evernote features and incorporate them into automated functional test scenarios
  • Write clear and concise test plans, test cases and bug reports
  • Analyze test results, triage tickets, and work closely with team members to debug and reproduce reported issues
  • Focus on automation first, with a goal of 100% automated test cases consisting of fast, reliable, API-level tests that can be incorporated into a Continuous Integration environment
  • Extend and maintain existing automation frameworks, proactively identify areas for improvement and implement the changes
  • Advocate for testability during the technical design process, enabling you to develop stable and reliable automation


What You’ve Done

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferably in computer science, mathematics, or equivalent experience.
  • Ability and willingness to quickly learn new technology stacks outside of your comfort zone
  • Proficient in Java and scripting languages (Javascript, Python, Ruby, Perl, etc.)
  • You enjoy variety in your day-to-day activities, rather than spending your full day working in code
  • A passion for improving the overall customer experience through the automated and data-driven evaluation of product quality
  • A strong understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle, specifically Agile development practices


Who You Are

  • You enjoy functional testing of web or desktop applications
  • Experience in testing multi-tier applications utilizing web service calls
  • Experience in API-level automation using Java, Javascript, or Python
  • You are experienced in using Selenium Web driver or similar modern test automation tools
  • You’re passionate about writing scalable/maintainable code


Through Evernote's Work from (almost) Anywhere Program, employees are given the flexibility to work in a remote, on-site, or hybrid setting. The majority of our positions are open to remote candidates located anywhere in the United States. The safety and well-being of our candidates, our employees and their families continues to be a top priority. At this time, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. In order to provide and maintain a safe workplace, we have also adopted COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location which may include vaccination or testing requirements in accordance with applicable laws. Please speak with your recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking. Evernote’s current US offices are located in Redwood City, CA, San Diego, CA and Austin, TX. Evernote’s International offices include Santiago, Chile, Viña del Mar, Chile, and Tokyo, Japan.

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About Evernote

Evernote is a place for individuals and teams to assemble, nurture, and share ideas in any form.

We’ve assembled an incredibly talented, diverse, and spirited team to build products that impact the lives of millions of people around the world. Our employees enjoy access to the best tools available, an open and collaborative work environment, and end each day knowing that they’ve made a tangible impact.

The Evernote app is available across platforms on desktop, mobile, or on the web, meaning your ideas are always with you, always accessible, and always in sync. We believe that no idea is too big to lead or too small to matter, and continually develop a service and reputation based on innovation and trust.