Extreme Networks QA SW Engineer in San Jose, California

Brief Description

  • 5+ years of Wireless, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, hands-on test experience

  • Strong working knowledge in L2/L3 network protocol

  • Must have experience of Functional & Feature testing as well as System level testing

  • Ability to automate is required

  • Education - minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years and a Master's degree;

Scope of Responsibility

This position will perform testing of Wireless LAN (WLAN) switching/access point products employing advanced security.

  • Design, develop and execute network test solutions for wireless infrastructure products, including scripts for automated regression testing.

  • Identify, reproduce, characterize and log bugs. Verify fixes for bugs and plan/execute additional tests needed for fix verification.

  • Execute performance, interoperability, and system level tests. Analyze failures and defects, and recommend corrective actions.

  • Proactively work with engineers debugging software and hardware solutions during new product development. Engineer must have good interpersonal communications and be able to understand a technological problem set and describe the situation under test to fellow software team members.

  • Candidate must be able to learn new technologies quickly. Set up customer configurations and test at System and Solution level.

Required Skills

  • Must have strong experience in WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

  • Knowledge of L2/L3 (Ethernet, TCP/IP), SNMP, HTTP, Linux/UNIX/Windows operating systems.

  • Must have experience of Functional/Feature Testing as well as System Testing.

  • Demonstrate experience of using network monitoring and analysis tools to debug Ethernet/Wireless/IP layer problems.

  • Ability to automate is required. Solid automation experience (Perl/Tcl/Python)

  • Good oral and written communication skills are required.

Good to have

  • Knowledge of 11ax, 11w, 11u, 11i and related protocols.

  • Knowledge of 5.8GHz & 4.9GHz bands a plus