Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Director, QA Engineering

    Job Locations IN-Bangalore
    Req No.
  • Company Overview

    “With a powerful combination of Digital Experience, Cloud Networking, and Cloud Edge solutions, Riverbed – The Digital Performance Company –  provides a modern IT architecture for the digital enterprise, delivering new levels of operational agility and visibility, while dramatically accelerating business performance and outcomes. As businesses transform digitally and experiment with new technologies, they partner with Riverbed to push boundaries, increase performance, and rethink possible


    Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue and 30,000+ customers – including 98% of the Fortune 100 and 100% of the Forbes Global 100


    About this Position

    We are looking for a Passionate, Results-oriented, Tech Savvy QA Director to be a part of the SteelFusion, SteelHead and SteelConnect QA teams. You would be the Bangalore site QA Head – responsible for site QA delivery across domains.


    This includes the exciting leadership aspects of build and run teams, plan, allocate and monitor resource situation, estimate and handle budget, work with cross functional stakeholders to ensure Quality, be the Quality Champion for the entire Organization. In this role, you will be reporting to the India Head of Engineering.


    • BTech/BS/MTech/MS or Computer Science, IT, or related field, or equivalent qualification.
    • 15+ years of Professional Software experience with a focus on Software QA in a fast pace and expanding Agile environment.
    • 7+ years of People/Project/Release Management experience, with focus with significant experience in handling larger teams, projects and releases.


    Skills (Must have):

    • Able to create interlocks with cross functional teams and drive to create charters for teams.
    • Very strong understanding of Dev-ops, distributed systems, CI/CD and test automation.
    • Familiar with Linux and Windows system administration tools and debugging.
    • Used Jenkins and other continuous integration tools in a production environment.
    • Experience with and understanding of different software development life cycles (waterfall, iterative) and contemporary software quality assurance processes and automated tools.
    • Experience with a few of the below technologies is highly preferred: Salt, Nagios, Jenkins, Django, MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB, Bugzilla, Git, GitLab, Subversion, Apache, Nginx, TestRail, splunk, Azure, AWS.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication. Ability to roll up your sleeves and get the work done!

    Skills (Preferred/ Nice to have):

    • Familiarity with testing enterprise class appliances in the storage, virtualization or cloud domains.
    • Experience with Atlassian class of products – Jira, Bamboo, Confluence.
    • Experience with Openstack, KVM or Docker.


    • Mentor and manage a large QA manual/automation Engineering team.
    • Drive process and tooladoption across Engineering.
    • Responsible for Test life cycle – Estimation, Plan, Review and Ensure accurate execution of Functional & Integration tests across multiple architectures.
    • Collaborate with different teams (PM, Customer Facing team, CTO Office) in India, US & Other locations to collect requirements, implement and incorporate feedback.
    • Build Dashboards, monitor, regulate and provide status of Feature set and Release Quality.
    • Devise strategies to migrate from legacy test tools and designs to next generation automation framework.
    • Manager Customer expectations – Own Customer Escalations and drive issues to closure. Provide and own customer issue feedback into product roadmap.


    About Riverbed

    “Riverbed offers a rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. We are proud of our great culture that continuously fosters innovation, collaboration, and diverse work environments. We remain committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the most diverse group of talent to better serve our customers.


    Learn more about Riverbed: www.riverbed.com

    Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”


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