DESCRIERE JOB

You will be part of a multi-national team involved in a project that is at the beginning of the lifecycle which means you will be able to learn and grow as the product evolves. 
The project (APIC NX) is a next generation solution for data center networking designed to highly simplify and optimize the full lifecycle management of switches by implementing a SDN (Software-Defined Networking) controller and using microservice architecture. 
Management is greatly simplified by automatic discovery and configuration of the switching infrastructure. Agility is achieved by automating time consuming tasks such as VLAN, VXLAN, PC and vPC configuration.

Responsibilities:

• Lead software testing, and certify product releases; 
• Participate in business requirements review with developers and business stakeholders; 
• Prepare Test plan, Test cases and Test scripts for product enhancements and bug fixes;
• Perform Functional, System, Integration and Regression tests; 
• Participate in daily Scrum activities, and Sprint execution;
• Prepare and maintain QA testing environment and framework written in Python;
• Develop automated test cases in Python with in-house developed framework;
• Document test results, identify exceptions and communicate results to developers and business stakeholders;
• Manage Defect lifecycle through JIRA;

Mandatory Skills:

Required Experience 
• Bachelor's degree in related domain (Electronics and Telecommunications, Informatics, Cybernetic ); 
• 5+ years of hands on experience with manual software testing;
• 2+ year experience in Object oriented programming language (Python preferred but could be Java as well);
• Experience in testing web applications or networking;
• Backend testing with Rest API (knowledge in working with tools as Postman);
• Experience working with network protocols and equipment (routers/switches/firewalls/VPN); 
• Experienced at writing Test Cases, generating Test Data, Test Execution and Test Reporting; 
• Excellent knowledge of Defect Life Cycle;

 Soft Skills 
• Very good written and spoken English; 
• Ability to work, and thrive in a team environment catering to offshore delivery model; 
• Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize, and meet deadlines;
• Self-starter, takes initiative, identifies and completes tasks;
• Professional with ability to properly handle confidential information;
• Be able to learn and be willing to teach others;

Tools 
• Git ;
• Docker ;
• Jenkins ;
• Jira ;

Nice-to-Have Skills:

• Knowledge of Python programming language is a big plus; 
• ISTQB Certification is a plus ;
• Previously working with continuous integration; 
• Experience working with Git ;
• Experience with Linux systems and scripting ;
• Experience with Agile software development methodology (SCRUM framework is preferred).