Cisco Cloud Test and Automation Engineer in San Jose, California

Cloud Test and Automation Engineer

  • Location: San Jose, California, US

  • Area of Interest Engineer - Software

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest Cloud and Data Center

  • Job Id 1231890

What You'll Do

You're a Cloud Test and Automation Engineer with good automation/scripting experience for Cisco CSPG/ESC Group.

Responsibilities

  • Review Test plans, and customer facing documentation

  • Experience in analyzing customer/solution requirements, feature/system test planning, use cases design and execution

  • Experience designing and setting up test lab infrastructure

  • Execute tests and automate, track and log issues and drive them till resolution with verification of bug fixes

  • Participate in multi-functional and cross-BU test efforts

  • Initiate and participate in social efforts to improve overall group productivity and test effectiveness. Contribute to overall test strategy development and test process definition/improvement.

  • Work with marketing and development engineering to understand market/customer/product requirements and ensure that the delivered product meets specifications.

  • Engagement in Early Field Trials and Customer POCs.

  • Closely work with field/customer facing teams to incorporate feedback into internal test phases / build standard methodologies.

Who You'll Work With

Do you love spearheading innovation through personal initiative? Would it excite you to be part of a highly motivated best of breed engineering team who is redefining and refreshing the software quality for Cisco's CPSG/ESC team? Can you demonstrate the ability to test and automate software with a solution-level focus while understanding the impact of every component, work with minimal supervision, collaborate with a multi-functional team and demonstrates technical knowledge and excellent team member experience to accomplish the goals?

Who You Are

  • Solution test/DevTest or QA Experience required in Cloud/Virtualization

  • Typically requires MSEE/CS combined with 5+ years of related experience, or BSEE/CS combined with 8 yrs related experience.

  • Strong experience on testing Cloud, Virtualization and Networking technologies (OpenStack, KVM, VMware, Amazon AWS, Ethernet, VxLAN, Layer 2/Layer 3, SDN, Restful , Netconf, SNMP etc.)

  • Hands on strong experience with automation and Python/Web Based application scripting.

  • Apply verification and validation methods to improve and ensure the quality

  • Hands-on familiarity with test instruments required.

  • Work with development team to debug and reproduce software defects.

  • Document, maintain, and monitor testing progress reports and communicate status to team and management.

  • Design test beds, identify necessary equipment, build topology maps, and estimate test efforts.

  • Tackle problems failures and analyze results.

  • Give Feedback to Engineers, Designers, and Management of overall product quality.

  • Work closely with Software Engineers, Reliability engineers, and the product team to improve our SDLC.

Miscellaneous Skills:

Excellent communication, analytical and analytical skills

Passionate about cloud and virtualization technologies and automation

Excellent team and people skills

Self-motivated, take ownership for initiatives and work you're doing, willing to work in a dynamic environment

Why Cisco

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Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.