Linode is working to simplify the way people work in the cloud. We host hundreds of thousands of virtual machines and petabytes of data for our customers around the world. We are looking for a SDET to help us expand our host and infrastructure build and test infrastructure.

In this role, you will work on ensuring the quality of our future offerings on a daily basis. We're a closely knit team with a focus on agile development and innovative solutions. We encourage and reward curiosity, ingenuity, and technical excellence. We collaboratively create the software that connects our infrastructure to the needs of customers today and in the future. If you enjoy working on ambitious projects that have a big impact, you'll enjoy working at Linode!

If that sounds exciting, then Linode may be the place for you. Our work environment fosters innovative solutions, rapid development cycles, and open communication. Because our core technologies are Linux-based, familiarity with Linux is a big plus.


You don’t have to have experience with all of these, but you should have experience with some of them and an interest to learn others

  • Perl, Python, pytest
  • Node.js, Mocha/Jasmine
  • Bash
  • Git, Jenkins, Travis
  • QEMU, Docker, Kubernetes

The Must Haves:

  • 3+ years QA Automation experience
  • Experience implementing test automation frameworks using toolsets including Pytest, Selenium WebDriver, etc.
  • Load and Performance testing experience with locust or similar
  • Proven track record owning releases using industry standard tooling such as Jenkins and Docker.
  • Educated views on technology and software to bring to the table
  • Desire to break things
  • A Love for Linux

The Nice to Haves:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Presence in the open-source world. Contributions to open source projects as well as your own portfolio to show off is a huge plus
  • Application security testing experience
  • Experience in a hosting environment or other cloud-based IAAS or SAAS

Work With Us

  • Philadelphia office: HQ is one of the coolest tech buildings in Philly; join us on N3RD street!
  • Flexible work hours: We offer a flexible work schedule, a generous paid time off package, and two work from home days on a weekly basis.
  • Unbelievable benefits: We provide comprehensive health insurance, 401(k) contributions, a profit- sharing program, and pension plans.
  • Monthly wellness reimbursements: up to $100 towards gym memberships, diet plans, massages, etc.
  • A Macbook Pro: to use around the office and at home.
  • Free hosting service: Take advantage of some Linode service - we’ll pick up the tab.
  • Linode Lunch: What goes better with technology than food? Nothing. We bring in a catered lunch every week.
  • Competitive salary: It all begins with fair compensation. We believe in paying people well and rewarding those who go the extra mile.

Since 2003, Linode has been providing cloud computing services to customers around the world. Linode offers compute, storage, and networking services from ten data centers in regions spanning across North America, Europe, and Asia. We are committed to making Linode the most simple, powerful and reliable hosting provider that thousands of customers—from the fastest-growing startups to established enterprises—trust. This industry moves fast, but we strive to hire the kind of people who can stay a step ahead and keep us - and themselves - at the top. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to building a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming workplace for all.