Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)

Exabeam, San Mateo, CA

Security Intelligence

Exabeam delivers next-generation security management technology that enables organizations to protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Management Platform combines unlimited log data collection, advanced behavioral analytics, and automated incident response, all supported by Exabeam’s patented Smart Timelines technology that uses machine learning to track identity and behavior over time. The company’s recent industry accolades include Forbes Cloud 100, Inc. 500, and SC Awards Europe, among many other distinctions.  

Position overview:

Automation is an important function in the development life cycle. It allows engineering to develop at a high velocity with high quality; providing immediate feedback to development teams; maintaining and ensuring a high level of code quality. In this role, you will be responsible for maintaining and updating our automated test suites in Data Lake product. The goal is to be as close to 100% fully automated as possible; however, there will be cases where automation is not possible and manual verification will be required. We also want to continually optimize our automated regression test suites as we introduce new features and functionalities into our products, making sure that execution is being done effectively and efficiently in under a few short hours.


  • Develop Unit, Integration, API tests
  • Analyze existing tests coverage and perform code review
  • Improve tests execution pipelines within build and release process
  • Negotiate to avoid similar verifications on different application layers
  • Collaborate with other engineers, providing testing insights and coming up with innovative solutions to improve and ensure the quality of our product


  • 3+ years of development in Java, python or golang
  • Bachelors degree in related field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of web and internet technologies
  • Understanding of OOP and SOLID software development principle
  • Use of jUnit, Mockito or other related frameworks
  • Understanding of CI
  • Good mood, ready to adapt and learn

Will be a plus:

  • Knowledge of RESTful web service design principles
  • Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and reusable components
  • Knowledge of AWS services and/or Cloud-based methodologies
  • Knowledge of Jenkins
  • Experience with Linux/Unix preferred
Exabeam is privately funded by Aspect Ventures, Cisco Investments, Icon Ventures, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and well-known security investor Shlomo Kramer. For more information, visit https://www.exabeam.com or follow us on Twitter @exabeam.

About Exabeam

Exabeam provides security intelligence and management solutions to help organizations of any size protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Intelligence Platform uniquely combines a data lake for unlimited data collection at a predictable price, machine learning for advanced analytics, and automated incident response into an integrated set of products. The result is the first modern security intelligence solution that delivers where legacy security information and event management (SIEM) vendors have failed. Built by seasoned security and enterprise IT veterans from Imperva, ArcSight, and Sumo Logic, Exabeam is headquartered in San Mateo, California. Exabeam is privately funded by Lightspeed Venture Partners, Cisco Investments, Norwest Venture Partners, Aspect Ventures, Icon Ventures, and investor Shlomo Kramer. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.


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