Enterprise Search - Automation and Tooling, Principle Engineer

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Posted 1 week ago

The Enterprise Search team develops a suite of products focused on providing turn-key search solutions for modern applications and organizations. Our products enable developers in organizations to harness the speed, scale, and relevance of Elasticsearch without heavy lifting.  Elastic Workplace Search can be easily deployed in your organization to unify your Content platforms into a single searchable experience for your colleagues. Elastic App Search provides a rich set of APIs for ingestion and searching content along with an intuitive UI for analyzing and tuning relevance, and an open-source library to quickly implement rich search experiences. Elastic Site Search is a SaaS offering that provides an instant setup to add a search box to your web properties rapidly. 

We are determined to provide the Elastic Enterprise Search solution with the highest level of product and code quality. We are seeking an experienced engineer to provide our developers tooling and confidence through robust CI pipelines and test automation. Specifically, you will be responsible for putting in place the test setup to help developers write and execute their tests and help maintain our CI platform and infrastructure. 

What you will be doing

  • Join the Enterprise Search team to help improve the delivery pipeline
  • Manage and improve our Jenkins CI pipelines
  • Manage and improve the testing automation setup
  • Collaborate with developers on how to improve the test suites and framework for unit, integration, functional, and stress testing.

What you will bring

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience managing projects and dependencies across multiple teams
  • Creative problem solving, strong troubleshooting skills
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Delivery tools
  • Experience using Jenkins and building Jenkins plugins
  • Experience in Jenkins administration, especially of large-scale instances
  • Excellent coding skills in one or more programming languages and scripting languages (Ruby, Java, Python, Bash, etc.).
  • Previous experience developing automated tests for large-scale web applications and services
  • Experience with large scale automated test suites including unit, integration, performance, and functional testing
  • Experience using test frameworks, e.g., Cypress, Selenium, Cucumber, JUnit, JMeter, LoadRunner, etc.

If this sounds interesting, we would love to hear from you! Please include whatever info you believe is relevant: resume, GitHub profile, code samples, blog posts and writing samples, links to personal projects, etc.

Additional Information - We Take Care of Our People:

We're looking to hire team members invested in realizing the goal of making real-time data exploration easy and available to anyone. As a distributed company, we believe that diversity drives our vibe! Whether you're looking to launch a new career or grow an existing one, Elastic is the type of company where you can balance great work with great life.

  • Competitive pay based on the work you do here and not your previous salary
  • Equity
  • Global minimum of 16 weeks of parental leave (moms & dads)
  • Generous vacation time and one week of volunteer time off 
  • Your age is only a number. It doesn't matter if you're just out of college or your children are; we need you for what you can do.



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