Our customer is an industrial network devices producer.
The devices' software is comprised of various networking protocols.
These networking protocols span all OSI layers, but the main focus is Layer 2, 3 and 4.
We are looking for a Quality Assurance (QA) engineer to develop and execute exploratory and automated or manual tests to ensure software quality.
QA engineer responsibilities include designing, implementing, executing automated or manual tests and debugging customer issues for networking protocols.
You will also review system requirements and track quality assurance metrics.
The QA technician role plays an important part in our clientâ€™s software development process.
Our ideal candidate will be responsible for conducting automated and manual tests before product launches to ensure software runs correctly and meets client needs.
If you hold an engineering background and enjoy pinpointing software quality problems, weâ€™d like to meet you.
Ultimately, you should monitor all stages of software development to identify software malfunctions so that quality standards are met.
What We Offer :
Possibility to expand in :
Quality assurance work experience
Networking protocols knowledge
Programming languages ( C, Python)
Hands-on experience with industrial networking devices
Complete laboratory for testing purposes :
High number of client networking devices
Hardware traffic generators (IXIA, SmartBits)
Ability to create custom network topologies that suit all testing needs
Internal training courses both in technical and soft skills
Possibility to advance on higher technical position levels
Possibility to advance on management positions
Experienced quality assurance team with openness to technology and fun
Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and architects) to identify system requirements
Review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
Estimate, prioritize, plan and execute testing activities
Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans
Improve and develop functionality for internal test automation framework
Design, develop and execute automated tests using internal test automation framework
Perform regression testing for software validation and investigate results by debugging failed tests
Identify, record, document thoroughly and track issues
Debug customer issues and help the fixing process
Perform necessary testing when issues are resolved
Develop and apply testing processes for new and existing software to meet client needs
Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies
Strong knowledge of networking protocols
CCNA 1, 2, 3, 4 is a must
CCNP is a plus
Industrial Protocols is a big plus
Hands-on experience in scripting (Bash)
Hands-on experience in software development (Python programming language)
Hands-on experience with Linux OS
Hands-on experience in software quality assurance
Knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
Ability to write clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases
Hands-on experience with both white box and black box testing
Hands-on experience with automated testing tools
Experience working in an Agile / Scrum development process
Experience with performance and / or security testing is a plus
BS / MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
English : Intermediate