Test Automation Engineer

What is BalaBit, you ask? It is the accumulation of the knowledge and experience of brilliant and devoted people, and a place where people can laugh even at the nerdiest jokes. It is also an exciting workplace, providing you with answers to your questions and feedback on your ideas and work efforts. A place where your projects can be just as engrossing as a good TV show or an exciting game. And last but not least: one of the world's leading IT security software vendors with approximately a million open source users from all over the globe.

We are currently looking for a Test Automation Engineer to join our creative and enthusiastic team.


  • Recent programming experience

  • Have used configuration management, VCS and bug tracking systems

  • Good knowledge of TCP/IP Networking

  • Linux scripting and administration

  • Familiar with CI, test automatization, test methodologies

You should ideally be:

  • Proficient with Python programming language

  • Interested in network and security technologies

  • A creative problem solver with an analytical mind

  • Eager to deliver quality results

  • Experienced in agile software development methodologies like Kanban

  • Have working knowledge of Selenium framework, ESX, Hyper-V, Windows configuration and management

If you feel the above fits you, you would most probably enjoy working in our team.

What your tasks will be:

  • Create automated tests

  • Follow and proactively improve the QA strategy, plans and processes needed to ensure the delivery of high quality software in an Agile environment

  • Maintain and extend the QA environment which supports Continuous Integration and Deployment

  • Develop test automation frameworks and tools used for functional and non-functional testing

  • Run and automate performance tests to helps identify performance bottlenecks and regresions

  • Run stress tests to determine the stability of the given system beyond normal operational capacity

  • Work with the development teams and the product owner to review and assure the quality of the end-to-end tests prepared and made by product teams

  • Collect the statistics about the behavior of the test environment and making do stability and speed optimizations accordingly

  • Participate in regular demonstrations of new developments to the business stakeholders

Why choose BalaBit?

  • Because with us you can contribute to the development of professional products that make the world a safer place

  • Because with us you can learn a lot about your profession and more

  • Because we value the sharing of knowledge

  • Because here you will have all the freedom, tools and company you need to create

  • Because we let you catch a break and unwind whenever you need to

  • Because our offices are cozy without being oppressively trendy

Location: Budapest XI.

How to apply:

Should you be interested in this opening and fulfill the requirements, please submit your professional resume to us via the following page, indicating the job title in your application: