Staff Quality Engineer- Cloud Engineering

Austin, Texas, USA

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We are a team on a mission, to put accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth. Our mission is bold and ambitious, and it’s one that’s shared by our team who shares our values, to dream big, build fast and be brilliant.
To achieve this, we’ve brought together one of the largest teams of scientists, clinicians, mathematicians and engineers to focus on combining the ever-growing computing power of machines, with the best medical expertise of humans, to create a comprehensive, immediate and personalized health service and make it universally available.
At Babylon our people aren’t just part of a team, they’re part of something bigger. We’re a vibrant community of creative thinkers and doers, forging the way for a new generation of healthcare. We’re only as good as our people. So, finding the best people is everything to us.
We serve millions, but we choose our people one at a time…
Are you passionate about leading by example and helping teams to elevate their software quality processes? Do you take pride in creating automated tests and CI processes that provide exceptionally fast feedback in creative dashboards & Slack hooks? Are you interested in building a healthcare platform that puts accessible and affordable healthcare in the hands of every person on earth?
The $10 trillion Global Healthcare sector has been unable to balance the needs of accessibility, quality, and affordability. Babylon has created a scalable, digital-first, value-based care model - delivering best in class accessibility, quality, and affordability results. We are creating a data-centric, predictive digital platform that will allow most patients to self-manage their everyday needs. The opportunities at Babylon Health are huge, and the impact is massive. If you consider yourself a strong, passionate technologist - this opportunity is tailored for you.
We are building a ‘Center of Engineering Excellence’ at Babylon. Our aim is to build fast and safely. We are establishing a team of bar raising Quality Engineers across our software development community and we wish to extend this into Cloud Engineering.  Our Cloud Engineering team is responsible for building a curated engineering experience for our development teams to self serve the infrastructure they require. This covers all CI/CD pipelines and serverless as well as more traditional infrastructure such as databases and CDN routes.
The role of ‘Staff Quality Engineer’ in Cloud Engineering will see you working daily with highly skilled cloud and software engineering, product, clinical safety & regulatory teams who build and operate our software applications.


  • Contribute to the test strategy and plan
  • Drive the team to an increased level of maturity around quality assurance and testing
  • Keep abreast of the industry developments in Cloud and Infrastructure testing
  • Introduce new tools and processes to support Continuous Integration
  • Help teams to adopt TDD & ATDD
  • Ensure high levels of test coverage
  • Couch teams on how to develop and automate test cases & ensure they’re created at the right levels
  • Improve on existing test reporting & traceability
  • Support the automatic collection of quality metrics and subsequent improvements
  • Conduct exploratory testing sessions involving various stakeholders


  • At least 5 years experience working in the quality assurance of platform technologies
  • Extensive experience working with infrastructure as code, and with infrastructure test tools such as Checkov, Terratest, Terraform-Compliance; ideally made open source contributions to said projects.
  • Experience in establishing a testing approach in a platform team.
  • Experience of continuous compliance and the use of compliance as code in regulated environments particularly around security and cost governance
  • Contributed to or created documentation such as a Test Strategy & Plan
  • Extensive experience with working with AWS as a cloud provider. Experience with both functional and non-functional aspects of Quality Engineering
  • Experience with BDD, TDD, ATDD and how it can be applied to test infrastructure, backend services and frontends
  • Understanding of setting automated tests as quality gates in CI/CD pipelines
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical mindset - with the ability to manage quality engineering processes, especially in regulated environments
  • Fantastic people, communication and team-working skills
  • Highly Desirable but not essential: Experience with other cloud vendors and with Openstack, experience of automating the creation of documentation for Traceability, experience with writing unit & integration tests, and experience with programming languages such as Python, Java, Go, Javascript (node.js in particular)


  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment
  • Investment in learning and career development, mentoring and personal development opportunities, internal tech academy to broaden skills and knowledge sharing
  • Competitive salary, flexible working times and remote working available, medical/dental/vision health coverage, and retirement planning
  • Individual ownership - every Babylonian has the opportunity to become shareholder
We believe that difference inspires a better, healthier world. That’s why it’s at the heart of everything we do. From our people to our products, difference enriches every part of our business and creates a culture based on equality of opportunity, and in which all Babylonians can progress their careers. We’re committed to creating an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, pregnancy status, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
At Babylon, we have Power of Diversity groups (PODs) to drive positive engagements that create and foster a diverse and inclusive environment and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse pool of candidates.
Our mission is to put an accessible and affordable health service in the hands of every person on earth. Diversity and inclusion play a key role in helping us bring this mission to life and create a true sense of belonging for all.
Job tags: AWS CD CI Go Java JavaScript JS Node Node.js Open source OpenStack Python TDD Terraform
Job region(s): North America
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