Essential Job Functions:
Conducts moderately complex 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.
Monitors 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. Completes specifications and procedures for new products.
Writes moderately complex test plans for assigned projects. Maintains record of test progress, documents test results, prepares reports and presents results as appropriate.
Works 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
Six 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
Skilled in time, priority and task management
Interpersonal skills to interact with customers and team members
Presentation skills to present test results to individuals and groups
Active in pursuing learning opportunities
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Willingness to travel