Remote job description

Lookout is a leading cybersecurity company. Our mission is to secure and empower our digital future in a privacy-focused world where mobility and cloud are essential to all we do for work and play. We enable consumers and employees to protect their data, and to securely stay connected without violating their privacy and trust. Lookout is trusted by millions of consumers, the largest enterprises and government agencies, and partners such as AT&T, Verizon, Vodafone, Microsoft, Google, and Apple. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, India, and Washington, D.C. Lookout is a modern startup for the modern world, run by apps!

As part of Lookout's engineering team, you will have an opportunity to take on some of the most interesting challenges in one or more core areas of intellectual property and fundamental building blocks that form Lookout's category-defining security products. In order to tackle these problems, you must be open-minded to explore new areas as well as evolve key existing systems - such as high speed and secure Data Plane, horizontally scalable cloud systems, End Point Platforms (Windows/MacOS/Linux/iOS/Android), detection engines, analysis systems, cloud based backend microservices, front-end/UI, Data Engineering and CI/CD. If you enjoy building cutting edge products leveraging the latest technologies, tools and development methodologies, and want to make an immediate impact through your work, come check us out.


  • Deliver test strategy and execution plan for Network Security Service group that encompasses the following key technology areas - SDWAN, Data Plane, IPSec, GRE, AWS based PaaS components, Authentication, DNS
  • Design and implement Automation Framework for Lookout's Category defining SASE products - SWG, ZTNA and CASB
  • Responsible for building strategy and execution plan for performance, reliability and longevity testing of all SASE products
  • Participate in a complete Product life cycle starting with understanding various functional requirements, defining/writing Test cases/specification, CI/CD, release and support.
  • Work with the Customer Support team in troubleshooting and reproducing customer issues in-house and help developers to fix in a timely manner
  • Work with partners, vendors and third parties to deliver partner solutions
  • Work with Program managers, Product Managers, Developers and other stakeholders in delivering high quality products.
  • Deliver test status report to senior leadership - clearly articulating the current status, risks and mitigation options
  • Work as a change agent and force multiplier for team members by writing high quality documents and evangelizing technology
  • Review, own and drive all aspects of testing strategy
  • Be the Gatekeeper for all aspects of quality as seen by Lookout customers and partners


  • 10+ years of experience with an engineering degree in Computer Science or related degree
  • Excellent in setting up Automation test framework and establishing the test procedures
  • Building Test strategies for complex security deployment with a lot of VM and Container based components in a highly distributed cloud environment
  • Hands-on experience with Micro services and AWS
  • Strong understanding of networking and security (SDWAN, Data Plane, IPSec, GRE, DPI, NAT, Firewall, TCP/IP/UDP/ARP, Proxy)
  • Experience of developing performance test suites using load generators (Ixia, Spirent,...)
  • Extensive experience on Shell Scripting, Python, PyUnit/PyTest
  • Hands-on experience in Docker, Linux, Windows, XML, Database
  • Experience with REST services automation tools (REST Assured,...)
  • Sound fundamentals in Operating Systems and Data Networking
  • Excellent debugging and problem solving skills
  • Should be able to adopt new technologies easily
  • Should be ready to work in both manual and automation test environments
  • Should be prompt in identifying competing priorities and prioritizing them for business
  • Should have a "break the solution" attitude
  • Excellent in Test Planning, Test Case writing, Task Estimation
  • Communicate well both orally and written, with all stakeholders and work with virtual teams across the globe
  • Should have worked in Agile based SDLC

Nice to have:

  • Prior SASE experience (SWG, ZTNA, CASB)
  • Experience with AWS networking - Global Accelerator, Transit Gateway, Internet Gateway
  • Experience with EKS, K8S, SQS/SNS, Redis, RabbitMQ, ELK, Qosmos, TrendMicro, Snort,
  • Experience with Git, Jira, Jenkins, Terraform, Spinnaker
  • Experience with Strongswan
  • Experience using Open source automation tools
  • Experience with processing data in XML, JSON and YAML formats
  • Experience building test framework for Windows and MacOS based client agent
  • Experience with Test frameworks like Robo test or equivalent

Company name: Lookout
Remote job title: Senior Staff Quality Engineer SASE
Job tags: saas / subscription, freemium, licensing, communications, enterprise, mobile, security, software

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