System Test Lead, based in Bristol, UK

This is a unique opportunity to work with cutting edge network technologies in one of the UK hottest telecom startups. Zeetta Networks is a spin-out company from the University of Bristol developing and marketing Open Networking solutions for heterogeneous networks based on Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Visualization (NFV) principles. Zeetta Networks is looking for engineers that are motivated by working on cutting edge technology, working on solving challenging problems and working in a small tight-knit team of elite network programmers.

You will be responsible for:

  • Defining the system test strategy, including appropriate quality metrics, automation techniques and tools
  • Planning the system test for specific releases and for specific project deliverables, based on the test strategy
  • Co-ordinating resources for implementing the system test plans, which will include Zeetta core resources, as well as those from partners and customers
  • Leading the implementation of automated system tests
  • Implementing system tests, as required, given resource availability

Experience of specific skills and technologies:

  • 8 + years experience of defining system test strategies and plans
  • 8 + years experience of Unit and System test techniques using Java and Python
  • Senior level engineering experience installing, using and maintaining automated test tools in the telecommunications and IT domains
  • High level experience of installation and basic configuration of network devices from vendor’s such as Cisco, Juniper, Ruckus and similar

Qualifications: You will have…

  • A BSc/MSc or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering

Responsibilities: You will…

  • Own the requirements and test specifications for your developed suite
  • Develop high quality software in an efficient and effective manner
  • Support customers and partners with project activities and resolving technical issues

To apply:
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