Barkly Protects, Inc.

About Barkly

We’re passionate about helping organizations feel and be more secure. Our mission is to bring enterprise-class security to all organizations by delivering a new type of protection for both laptop and desktop endpoint devices. We are implementing a SaaS-based, patents-pending solution that automatically recognizes and immediately disrupts new attacks not previously profiled.

We’re looking for individuals that bring deep technical expertise and a drive for making the world a safer place for commerce and community.


Your day-to-day

  • Drive the design and implementation of our end-to-end automated test platform.
  • Support a full range of automated system validation including hardware compatibility, Windows OS compatibility, functional, stress, reliability, scalability, and performance.
  • Implement and deploy test automation frameworks to validate a wide range of desktop and laptop hardware, multiple Windows versions, our AWS cloud platform, and multiple browsers.
  • Implement system monitoring and reporting for both engineering infrastructure and the production SaaS deployment.
  • Work closely with others on the engineering team to ensure solution quality. This includes both reviewing automated tests implemented by others and contributing new automated tests.
  • Take on DevOps automation projects to improve production deployment and operation.
  • Implement automated test cases.
  • Help out with occasional IT office support.


Must haves

  • An automated test-driven mentality. Has deployed SaaS releases to production without depending upon manual QA.
  • Success working with developers to ensure that sufficient test cases are implemented by the team.
  • Experience building automated test pipelines to support continuous delivery.
  • Experience automating tests for complex solutions that include Cloud/SaaS, Windows kernel code, and virtualizations/hypervisors.
  • Experience evaluating and selecting new frameworks and driving buy/build decisions.
  • Comfortable working in on-prem and colo labs, virtualized environments, and AWS.
  • Proficiency in Linux, Windows, and network administration.
  • Complete comfort with Agile and continuous build, test, and deliver approaches.



  • Current hands-on experience with tools and frameworks like OpenStack, Puppet, Chef, Ansible (preferred), STAF, Cloudbees, Sauce Labs, jUnit, HtmlUnit, JMeter, Geb, Spock, Selenium, etc.
  • Significant Python programming experience.
  • Knowledge of Packer or other automated Windows config solutions.
  • Experience with PXE.
  • Understanding and effective application of code quality metrics, such as those produced by SonarQube, FindBugs, PMD, etc.
  • Knowledge of Hudson, Jenkins, or Bamboo.
  • Programming experience in Java, Javascript, or C.