We are looking for an experienced QA Automation Lead with in-depth Linux knowledge and Python3 development background.
We offer a ramp-up period for strong candidates to boost their expertise in Networking technologies. This includes 3 pre-project weeks of dive deep into new tech, followed by 3 months on the project guided by an experienced mentor.
QA Lead will be leading a team of QA Engineers while establishing test metrics, mentoring team members as well as developing test plans and strategies. You will perform testing procedures along with other QA Engineers, ensuring all errors are identified and corrected before release. You will be working closely with developers to give them a test perspective.
In this position you will be a part of a new experienced team, enabling SONiC (Software for Open Networking in the Cloud) OS support for a new datacenter switch. Together with the team, you will perform QA automation, starting from the development of the test strategy and test plan to the actual testing. On this project, you will work with various technologies – Python3, Bash, Linux, Docker – as well as the physical hardware.
Our customer is a world’s leading US-based networking equipment and software vendor.
Lead the team, coach and train team members
Ensure code features are delivered and documented as required
Analyze and document test standards and procedures
Maintain test results documentation to assist in debugging and modification of software
Consult with development engineers for problem solution definition
Develop, modify and execute software test plans, automated scripts and testing programs
Develop handy tools and scripts to automate build environment
Assist engineering team with issues build, troubleshoot build dependencies and incremental build differences
Maintain and support system and tools necessary to build, integrate and test a software system
4+ years of experience in automation testing using Python3
In-depth Linux knowledge and strong Linux troubleshooting skills
Test automation experience (Python/Ansible)
Experience with Ethernet traffic analyzers: Wireshark, tcpdump, etc.
Good scripting skills in Bash/Python3
Strong practical knowledge of CI Tools, e.g. Jenkins
Advanced experience with test automation tools and strategies
Full knowledge and deep understanding of QA methodologies
Hands-on experience in GIT console
High organizational and leadership skills
Effective time management skills, ability to be flexible in a changing environment
Good communication skills, ability to work in a team
Knowledge of technical English at Intermediate level and higher
Strong technical documentation skills
Would be a plus
Deep understanding of networking protocols
Hands-on experience with Ethernet Switches: Cisco/Arista/Juniper Switches/Routers or similar
Experience with Hardware or Software traffic generators: IXIA, Spirent, TRex, Ostinato, scapy, etc.
Previous experience with SONiC network OS
A customer driven approach
Working knowledge of Agile software development lifecycle
We are a software R&D firm, specializing in solutions for Computer Networking, Embedded Systems, and the Internet of Things Connectivity, that operates on the global market since 2007.
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