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Software Engineer, Test Automation

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect, empower, and drive us. Our mission is to simplify technology so our customers can focus on what's most meaningful to them: their students, patients, customers, and businesses. Were making networking easier, faster, and smarter with technology that simply works. We place a high value on nurturing the growth and development of everyone on our team. We foster an open and supportive workplace where everybody is given the opportunity to succeed.

About the team:

You will join the MR firmware QA team that is fully embedded within Software Engineering. The QA team builds and runs any and all software and hardware tests to ensure that new releases meet our quality and reliability standards. Our products are used in over a million networks and our customers rely on our products to serve tens of millions of people. With the large footprint that we have, quality is our highest priority. We are looking for a QA Automation engineer who is as passionate about quality as we are. Your contributions will make direct impact to the success of our business. Meraki engineers put customer experience first, own projects from beginning to end, and are empowered to make impactful decisions.

As a QA Automation Engineer, you will focus on the following:

  • Work closely with software developers and functional test engineers to automate testbeds end to end from automating configuration of test devices, to running tests through Jenkins jobs, all the way to getting a UI page with pass/fail metric to display test results for analysis
  • Work cross-functionally with product managers, firmware engineers and chipset vendors to identify and address test escapes throughout our product development lifecycle
  • Identify and take ownership of areas to make the framework more flexible and re-usable with an eye on object oriented design
  • Analyze packet captures to understand feature functionality and validate against the 802.11 protocol through automated tests
  • Maintain and enhance the internal test analysis UI dashboard - add UI pages for new test results analysis
  • Collaborate with other engineers across product teams to continually improve our testing and quality practices while being comfortable with fast changing priorities
  • On this team you will have full autonomy to work up and down the software stack

You are an ideal candidate if you:

  • Have a BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or an equivalent amount of related experience
  • Have 3+ years of experience in Software Development
  • Have expert level knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, Ruby etc
  • Have hands-on experience designing, implementing and scaling Automated test frameworks
  • Experience with building or maintaining Web Applications/Frameworks, Microservices and APIs
  • Have strong experience in working with databases (SQL, PostgresSQL etc)
  • Have experience working in environments with changing priorities
  • Have Git, Agile development and CI/CD experience

Bonus points for:

  • Using development tools, such as Jenkins, Gerrit, JIRA, Docker, Snowflake, Grafana, TestRails

  • Have strong computer networking knowledge (IPv4, TCP, UDP, VLAN, DHCP, DNS, HTTP, etc)
  • WiFi protocol knowledge (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, etc)
  • Have experience in analyzing Wireshark packet captures to troubleshoot issues

Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Policy
The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the U.S., unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.


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Posted: 2022-05-04 Expires: 2022-06-03

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