People Matter

Sr Software Engineer in Test



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, March 16, 2023

At F5, we strive to bring a better digital world to life. Our teams empower organizations across the globe to create, secure, and run applications that enhance how we experience our evolving digital world. We are passionate about cybersecurity, from protecting consumers from fraud to enabling companies to focus on innovation.

Everything we do centers around people. That means we obsess over how to make the lives of our customers, and their customers, better. And it means we prioritize a diverse F5 community where each individual can thrive.

Position summary:

Come join our growing team! We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer with expertise in designing automation solutions to test high-scale distributed systems. You will make a meaningful impact by collaborating with Architects and application development teams to vet and validate test automation for our edge computing platform that is used to deploy global, scalable and secure applications!

Knowledge, Skills and abilities:

  • Experience in designing automation software from the ground up, choosing the right infrastructure components, evaluating both open source and closed source software.
  • Strong working knowledge of testing fundamentals.
  • Hands on experience in languages such as Golang, Python, Perl, Shell scripts etc.
  • Good understanding of virtualization technologies like KVM, Docker.
  • Good understanding basic networking (routing/switching) concepts, network security, HTTP Loadbalancers etc.
  • Working knowledge of Cloud orchestration systems such as Openstack/Kubernetes.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, team building, and mentoring skills.


  • US Citizenship.
  • Graduate/Post-graduate degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 8+ years of experience in software development and/or test automation.


The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

The annual U.S. base pay range for this position is: $159,297.00 - $238,945.00

F5 maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, geographic locations, and market conditions, as well as to reflect F5’s differing products, industries, and lines of business. The pay range referenced is as of the time of the job posting and is subject to change.

You may also be offered incentive compensation, bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about F5’s benefits can be found at the following link: F5 reserves the right to change or terminate any benefit plan without notice.

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