Job Description : Summary
Performs testing, troubleshooting and analysis on the development of network systems. Participates in the development, implementation and maintenance of test processes and diagnostic programs.
Essential Job Functions
Performs testing, troubleshooting and analysis tasks on various phase(s) of network systems development including integration, systems testing, interoperability testing, field test plans and customer acceptance plans to maintain the credibility / viability of the system.
Provides support for monitoring the initial configuration and parameters of equipment for system credibility. Assists in the investigation and resolution of matters of significance in conjunction with other engineering and technical support to ensure cost effective and efficient resolution of problems.
Designs, develops, implements and maintains test processes and diagnostic programs for assigned projects. Works closely with team lead towards the completion of specifications and procedures for new products.
Participates in writing test plans for assigned projects. Maintains record of test progress, documents test results, prepares reports and may present results as appropriate.
Defines test cases and creates integration and system test scripts and configuration test questionnaires from functional requirement documents.
Maintains defect reports and updates reports following regression testing efforts.
Adheres to and advocates use of established quality methodology and escalates issues as appropriate.
May work with clients to determine systems requirements. Assists lead engineer / management in writing proposals to recommend process / program and follows through on implementation.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering or related field preferred
Three or more years of network testing experience
Experience working with computer systems and their uses
Experience working with telecommunications systems and their corresponding principles
Experience working with network management and protocol system testing
Experience working with scripting languages such as TCL, PERL, HP, etc
Experience working with data transmission protocols such as TCP / IP, etc.
Experience working with operating systems
Experience working with protocols and technologies such as HTTP, SSL, FTP, SMTP, POP3, etc
Experience working with network equipment : switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, etc.
Good analytical and problem solving skills
Good organization and time management skills
Interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Willingness to travel
May require shift or weekend work