Principal System Test Engineer | 8+ Yrs | USA

Website Keysight

Job Description:

Keysight is seeking a Principal System Test Engineer to join our system testing team.  In this role, you will participate in the release processes by reviewing requirements for the upcoming features/capabilities to be tested. You will also develop and manage system test plans and test cases for the relevant contents and perform test execution of such plans/cases.

Job Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing features and/or feature specifications for usability and testability,
  • Designing test strategies for assigned features with time, equipment, and maximized, best test coverage in mind,
  • Tracking, managing, and communicating progress of testing during release,
  • Working manual testing & automating tests including functional, performance, & stress test scenarios,
  • Where applicable being a part of an Agile Scrum team aiming to achieve Continuous Integration/ Delivery (CI/CD) and Continuous Improvements (e.g. defect escape analysis & RCA),
  • Performing analysis of potential failures and documenting defects once confirmed. Performing verification testing for bug fixes,
  • Collaborating with Support & Sales to investigate customer issues & consider test coverage improvements,
  • Maintain system test equipment and test environment where assigned and applicable.

Job Requirements:

  • 8+ years in a system test engineer role,
  • Self-motivated; highly enthusiastic team player with strong analytical & problem solving skills,
  • Strong track records and experiences in test automation using object-oriented programming languages (Python preferred) are required,
  • Extensive knowledge & experiences of L2/3 and L4-7 networking protocols and technologies is ideal!
  • Experience with the following will be a plus:
    • working technically & testing in virtualized environment (e.g. AWS/KVM/VMWare) and/or cloud (public/private) environment a plus,
    • RESTful web service APIs,
    • TCP/IP network traffic generators,
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills,
  • Bachelor’s or higher degree (CS, CE, or EE) preferred.

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