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Senior Test Engineer

Product Development

Austin, Texas

Senior Test Engineer, Mainframe Systems 

Imperva, the leader in Data Security, is looking to hire a motivated and self-directed Senior Test Engineer to join our mainframe team based in Austin, TX.

As a Senior Test Engineer at Imperva, you will design, implement, run, and maintain testing suites for Imperva’s z/OS mainframe security products. You will apply your knowledge of software testing and z/OS to enhance the quality of Imperva’s software products. You will participate in the product lifecycle to incorporate quality and testing from an early stage. Testing may be a combination of pure z/OS tests and complete end to end tests using the Imperva SecureSphere platform.

Candidates must be familiar with standard software testing and quality processes, methodologies, and tools.



  • Build individual tests and test suites for z/OS security products
  • Update tests for new features, new platforms, and other product changes
  • Assist in customer problem diagnosis when required to duplicate customer scenarios
  • Document test results and communicate clearly to the development team
  • Use Jira to defects and enhancements
  • Design and develop automated tests to create repeatable tests with minimal interaction
  • Actively participate in feature design reviews with the development team
  • Accurately estimate assignments and elapsed time required for testing
  • Participate as required in the release planning process with architects, developers, and product management
  • Work independently and in a team environment with local and international teams
  • Review and markup product documentation


Basic Qualifications

  • 6+ years’ experience in software testing in z/OS mainframe environments
  • 6+ years’ experience as a programmer or database administrator
  • Knowledgeable in setting up test environments
  • Broad experience with z/OS JCL and utility programs
  • Working knowledge of Db2 for z/OS, IMS, or CICS
  • Automation experience with Jenkins or other automation products
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of networks and non-mainframe platforms such as Linux a plus

 Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Engineering


Our Company:

Imperva is the cybersecurity leader whose mission is to help organizations protect their data and all paths to it. Customers around the world trust Imperva to protect their applications, data and websites from cyber-attacks. With an integrated approach combining edge, application security and data security, Imperva protects companies through all stages of their digital journey. Imperva Research Labs and our global intelligence community enable Imperva to stay ahead of the threat landscape and seamlessly integrate the latest security, privacy and compliance expertise into our solutions. Learn more on the Imperva website or company blog, and follow Imperva on LinkedIn and Twitter.


Imperva offers a competitive compensation package that includes base salary, medical, flexible time off and more. It’s an exciting time to work in cybersecurity. Learn about Imperva products and services at www.imperva.com and career opportunities at www.imperva.com/careers

Legal Notice:

Imperva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, protected veteran status, medical condition or disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.