Participates and assists with 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, as directed by team lead and management.
Provides support on the initial configuration and parameters of equipment for system credibility. Assists in investigating and resolving matters of significance in conjunction with other engineering and technical support to ensure cost-effective and efficient resolution of problems.
Assists with designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining 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 a record of test progress, documents test results prepare reports, and may present results as appropriate.
Works with more experienced team members defining test cases, creating integration and system test scripts, and configuring test questionnaires from functional requirement documentation. May be tasked with maintaining and updating defect reports following regression testing initiatives.
May assist 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 a related field preferred
Zero or more years of network testing experience
Experience working with computer systems and their uses
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 network equipment: switches, routers, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, etc.
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Organization and time management skills
Communication skills to interact and present findings to team members
Attention to detail and follow-through skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team