Who we are

ShiftRight is a hot new Cybersecurity company building a novel product, with first-mover advantage to help CIO/CISO make business decisions around IT/Security spending.

ShiftRight is founded by experienced entrepreneurs with multiple successful exits. The company is funded by some key Angel’s who are the luminaries in the valley along with Engineering Capital and Firebolt ventures. ShiftRight has the opportunity to cause major disruption in the IT/security market by helping CXO make decisions based on ROI provided by the products using data and not based on gut or outdated analyst reports.

What you will do

If you are looking to be part of the early-stage start-up team that is charting the course and solving a key pain point for the CXO, this opportunity is for you. The opportunity will provide you join a company where you can contribute to all aspects of the product definition, product building and solving some key challenges.

  • Participate in developing QA strategy for the initial tech stack of an early stage start-up 
  • Work closely with global engineering team to understand product and features 
  • Test microservices, APIs, and client side code which interacts with other APIs (RESTful and SDKs) 
  • Develop Test scenarios and testing strategies across various product components 
  • Develop and maintain a repository of test cases 
  • Provide timely quality assessment and reports to team. 
  • Collaboratively work with the development team to continuously improve product quality. 
  • Be part of continuous integration, including provisioning, deployment and testing cycle 
  • Be the Gatekeeper. Make Product Quality your mission

What you will bring

  • Passionate software quality engineer with 5 – 8 years of hands-on experience of software quality assurance and building test automation 
  • Experience of building test strategy for service-based architectures, micro services and cloud native applications 
  • Understanding of Cloud Computing and available services using AWS, GCP or other cloud providers 
  • Understanding of Containerization with applications deployed on Docker or Kubernetes is desired 
  • Strong hands-on experience with at least once scripting language like python is required. Java is in added advantage 
  • Knowledge and understanding of challenges associated with Distributed and Scalable systems 
  • Strong experience with Test case management tools 
  • Strong experience with Test tracking tools like JIRA 
  • Experience with defining test coverage and ship criteria
  • Understanding of database system is desired
  • Quick learner with ability to work in an Agile environment with minimum supervision. 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Articulates thoughts and ideas clearly, concisely, and persuasively 
  • A self-starter with demonstrated ability to take initiative, who can proactively identify issues/opportunities and recommend actions

Good to have

  • Prior Startup Experience 
  • Prior experience of building automation framework for a SaaS product 
  • Prior working experience of building automation for a cloud native / SaaS product is a huge plus 
  • Experience with Git or other version control systems, 
  • Prior experience of Performance, Scale and Reliability testing of web based applications

Success Factors

  • Start-up mindset
  • Good problem-solving abilities
  • ‘Can-do’ attitude
  • Prior experience of working with globally distributed teams is an added advantage
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Excited to work on Cybersecurity SaaS products
  • Secure coding practices

Why Join Us

Our team is looking for fast-moving engineers with an entrepreneurial mindset. As a software engineer, you will help grow the platform by identifying new features, products, and business opportunities. You will write and own scalable production-grade code across the platform in collaboration with the small, close-knit and dedicated global development team.

We keep cloud-native concepts close to our heart whenever we design any software component and you will have exciting opportunities to work on new software frameworks, modern tech stack and cloud-native applications using latest cloud technologies.

If you want to feel and see that your contributions matter, have a strong desire to work for an early-stage startup and if you love working in a dynamic, agile, continually improving environment and most importantly, work with good people, come talk to us. If you are excited about the opportunity to build a cool new Cyber Security SaaS product ground-up, write to us at hiring@shiftright.ai with your latest profile.

Please fill out the form and send your resume to hiring@shiftright.ai to be considered for the position.