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Senior Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024

Who are we and what do we do?

BrowserStack is the world's leading software testing platform powering over two million tests every day across 19 global data centers. BrowserStack's products help developers build bug-free software for the 5 billion internet users accessing websites and mobile applications through millions of combinations of digital environments—devices, browsers, operating systems, and versions. We help Tesco, Shell, NVIDIA, Discovery, Wells Fargo, and over 50,000 customers deliver quality software at speed by moving testing to our Cloud. With BrowserStack, Dev and QA teams can move fast while delivering an amazing experience for every customer.

BrowserStack was founded by Ritesh Arora and Nakul Aggarwal in 2011 with the vision of becoming the testing infrastructure for the internet. We recently secured $200 million in Series B funding at a $4 billion valuation in June 2021.

At BrowserStack we solve real problems—each day is a unique challenge and an opportunity to make a difference. We strive to be open, transparent, and collaborative, so no feat is too big to achieve. BrowserStack is an extension of its people and a place where they can grow both professionally and personally. To that effect, we’re humbled to be recognized by leading organizations around the world:

  • BrowserStack is Great Place to Work-Certified™ 2020-21

  • Named “SaaS Startup of the Year” in 2022 by SaaSBOOMi

  • Ranked in Forbes Cloud 100 in 2021 - for the second time

  • Featured in LinkedIn Top Startups India 2018

Job Description

Role in nutshell:

You will design, develop, document, and support systems and applications that are used by a large number of developers. You will work in an agile engineering team. Will be responsible for planning and executing technical projects that will support business requirements. You will collaborate with engineers across teams to build, review and deliver scalable solutions for key business initiatives. You will drive best practices, mentor other engineers, drive continuous improvements in engineering excellence, and provide inputs for product features.

Desired experience:

  • Software development or programming experience of 3-6 years of working with scalable backends.

  • Experience in developing stable and performant software at scale

  • Good experience in at least one language: Ruby, Nodejs, Python, Java, C/C++.

  • Good knowledge of operating systems, databases, and networking concepts

  • Ability to work on Windows and Linux platforms below the application layer, including file systems, kernels, custom installations, scripting, internal APIs, etc

  • Ability to communicate effectively with employees in the company in both technical and non-technical roles

  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem-solving skills

  • Should have a Startup mentality, high willingness to learn, and hardworking

What will you do?

  • You will be responsible for designing and developing systems and applications, with agility and quality.

  • You will be responsible for end-to-end ownership of tasks from development to production.

  • You will help with the design, implementation, and launch of many key product features.

  • Participate in a culture of code reviews and collaborating closely with other engineers

  • Drive best practices and engineering improvements

  • Find solutions and solve issues around a variety of operating systems or programming languages

  • Create prototypes and proofs-of-concept for iterative development.

  • Work effectively with product development and engineering teams.

  • Mentor junior engineers in employing strong design and implementation practices.

  • Assist in the continual hiring and development of technical talent


In addition to your total compensation, you will be eligible for following benefits, which will be governed by the Company policy:

  • Medical insurance for self, spouse, upto 2 dependent children and Parents or Parents-in-law up to INR 5,00,000

  • Gratuity as per payment of Gratuity Act, 1972

  • Unlimited Time Off to ensure our people invest in their wellbeing, to rest and rejuvenate, spend quality time with family and friends

  • Remote-First work environment that allows our people to work from anywhere in India

  • Remote-First Benefit for home office setup, connectivity, accessories, co-working spaces, wellbeing to ensure an amazing remote work experience