Network Test Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/7/2019

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Network Test Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is looking for an experineced Network System Test Engineer who will work on feature and system level testing of networking equipment and infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have hands-on experience with networking equipment, an understanding of networking protocols, experience in testing, a background in IP network design, operations, or management, and a passion for delivering top quality products. The position is a contract/temporary position where you would be a w2 employee of Signature Consultants.

Top 5 Skill Requirements:


  • Linux system administration background
  • Ability to troubleshoot L2 switches (vlans, trunks, port monitoring) and tcpdump/wireshark
  • Solid knowledge of dhcp, dhcp-relay, and basic TCP/IP protocols
  • Experience with any one or more Open Network Foundation projects(VOLTHA, ONOS, ONOS SDN Apps, OSAM, OCP and NEM) is preferred
  • Willingness to learn, self-motivated, and have solid documentation skills

  • Responsibilities:


  • Design, develop, and execute test plans for networking features, equipment, and systems.
  • Contribute to the design of new networking systems.
  • Working with and/or developing test automation tools.
  • Certify software releases for general use.
  • Working with development teams to develop software and hardware systems.

  • List of all the skills (education, technical and soft skills) required to be successful in the position:

    • Cisco certification on networking such as CCNA, CCNP preferred
    • Junos certification on networking such as JNCIA, JNCIS, or JNCIP preferred
    • Ixia or Spirent test equipment experience preferred
    • Skill/Experience/Education
    • Mandatory
    • Deep understanding of tcp/ip 802.11 wifi technology Network stress/performance testing Knowledge of at least one test equipment such as Ixia or Spirent Basic knowledge of L2 switches (vlan configuration) Basic knowledge of routing protocols such as bgp, isis Good understanding of network troubleshooting such as ping failure, traceroute Being able to configure network settings in client devices (window and linux)

    About Signature Consultants, LLC

    Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.