Extreme Networks is seeking enthusiastic, innovative and self-motivated engineers to be part of QA organization and verify best in class solutions for Extreme’s next generation Enterprise Network Solutions.
The successful candidate will join our quality assurance team as STAFF QA ENGINEERand will be responsible for developing, executing and automating feature and system test cases for layer2 / 3 protocols and deliver a defect free product.
Job Responsibilities :
Work with product owners, architects, partners, vendors, support and internal / external
customers in defining the product / solution strategy and verification
Responsible for designing, developing and executing verification plans to ensure features
delivered meet quality, schedule
Facilitate requirements’ reviews, feasibility studies and verification strategies and assimilate
Responsible for risk identification and mitigation
Provide technical and hands-on leadership across multiple project areas
Design, develop and execute verification plans to ensure features delivered meet quality
and schedule targets.
Debugging and / or trouble-shooting test failures snf Communicate test results, including all issues found with all relevant data, in written and verbal formats.
Automate test cases for reuse on multiple streams.
Required Skills :
Strong data networking concepts.
Working Knowledge of L2 protocols
STP / MSTP / RSTP, 802.1q / ad / aq, 802.3ah, 802.1ag / Y.1731 (Ethernet OAM / CFM))
Working Knowledge of Layer-3 Protocols
IPv4 / IPv6, OSPFv2 / v3, IS-IS, BGP4, IGMP, PIM-SM / SSM
Exposure to VxLAN, L2VPN (Pseudowire, VPLS) and L3VPN (BGP / MPLS VPN) technologies
Strong Knowledge of product verification methodologies and strategies. - Experience in performance and throughput testing
Experience in working with test tools like Ixia, Smartbits, STC and packet sniffers.
Experience in scripting languages like Perl, Tcl and Tk.
Experience with Rational ClearQuest or other bug tracking tools
Experience in test case management tools like Quality Center
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills
Highly Desirable :
Prior experience in dealing with field issues
Customer facing experience in key product deliverables
Experience with successful multi-site development projects
Required Qualifications / Experience :
Minimum of B.E / B.Tech or equivalent in CS / ECE / TCE / EEE
10+ years of relevant industry experience in Telecom / Data Networking