As a Software Engineer in Test on the Front End at Linode, you will work on our open source single page app used by developers like you around the world. This interface is used to manage hundreds of thousands of Linodes running on our global datacenter network. The application is on and is an Open Source project hosted on Github

In this position, you will be in charge of reviewing the quality of the whole product, participating in maintaining the code quality and in charge of the test strategy of our application. You will help to make sure our front-end applications are performant, accessible, and reliable. You will partner with the developers to ensure the test coverage can help us reliably deploy the application. Day to day responsibilities will include working on continuous integration steps, static analysis, unit tests, and end to end tests.

Our work environment nurtures innovative solutions, rapid development cycles, and open communication. We're a closely-knit team with a focus on agile development and innovative solutions. We encourage and reward curiosity, ingenuity, and technical excellence.


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

  • Node JS, with Selenium WebDriver and Cypress
  • ES2017, Typescript, React
  • Jest, Enzyme, React testing library
  • Linters, Sonar, yarn
  • Jenkins, Docker
  • Git, Linux

Must haves:

  • 1+ years of experience in web application development and/or testing
  • Experience with software development
  • Experience with ES2017 or NodeJs
  • Experience with browser automation
  • Experience with Jest, Enzyme or other unit test framework for Javascript
  • Educated views on technology and software design to bring to the table
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with Typescript and React
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Contributions to open-source projects as well as your own projects
  • Build and deployment automation experience

Work With Us

  • Philadelphia Office: Our HQ is one of the coolest tech buildings in Philly; join us on N3RD street! (
  • Flexible work hours: We have flexible start times and a very generous paid time off package.
  • 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, Asia, and Oceania. 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.