Software Engineer - Quality

Engineering Team | San Francisco, CA

Dropbox is the home for your most important stuff—now we're bringing it to life with a growing family of products. As we scale our global brand, there’s plenty of space for you to grow alongside us and simplify life for millions of people around the world.

Our engineering team is architecting a family of products that handle over a billion files a day. We take on the complexities of technology that affect everyday life, so that people can get back to living and doing their best work.

As a Software Engineer in Quality, you will own driving and accelerating Dropbox's ability to ship excellent software to our over 300 million users worldwide. You join a rapidly growing team at a critical time, helping to define the role and presence of Quality Assurance at Dropbox. On any given day, you might be writing unit tests, driving UI automation, building back-end tools, or fleshing out infrastructure; whatever it takes to make sure Dropbox stays reliable and high quality for years to come. Whether you are a desktop pro, a mobile maven, or a web guru, we have a home for you on the Dropbox Quality team.


  • Expand our end-to-end automated test coverage and build out our automation frameworks
  • Build internal utilities and tools for both individual teams and across all of Dropbox engineering
  • Improve our tooling, logging, and log analysis to quickly identify bugs in the wild
  • Create and execute test plans, file bugs, and communicate with the team about issues
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to improve the testing process
  • Promote a culture of testing at Dropbox
  • Ensure that Dropbox software is awesome and high-quality


  • Excellent programming and software engineering skills
  • Self-direction and focus on impact; the ability to identify and tackle Dropbox’s biggest testing challenges
  • The ability to thrive while performing high quality testing in a fast-paced, constantly changing atmosphere
  • Excellent communication skills and a positive, collaborative attitude toward test and your fellow engineers
  • At least 2-3 years of experience in software test engineering or equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science preferred

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