Test Engineer

Competitive | Berlin | Permanent
Posted 7 months ago

Test Engineer - IP/MPLS/SDN Carrier Networks - Berlin.

We are searching for networking's finest Masters graduates, looking for a career in Carrier grade Telecommunications. If you have superb theoretical knowledge in Networking fundamentals (OSI layers etc) and are ready for a challenging job in Berlin, please get in touch.

Our client is a small corporation with highly qualified staff, they provide first-class and highly sophisticated testing services to major network equipment manufacturers, service providers and large enterprises worldwide.

We are looking for a full-time test engineer (male/female) to be based in Berlin to conduct custom testing services.

His/her tasks will include:
- Create and review test plans covering individual devices under test or larger networks under test
- Execute performance, scalability, conformance and interoperability tests at our lab or at customer locations worldwide
- Use test automation scripts and create new scripts where feasible
- Document and analyse test results in English.

The Ideal Candidate:
- Has completed his/her masters degree in a suitable area, for example computer science or electrical engineering with a focus on network communications technologies
- Knows telecommunications network protocols of OSI layers 2–7 by heart, focusing IETF, IEEE, ETSI/3GPP and MEF standards
- Understands network security technologies and components (firewalls, VPN, network encryption)
- Speaks and writes excellent English and is ready to learn German as a second language
- Is highly engaged, self-organized, and feels responsible for his/her work
- Likes communicating with customers and team members in multi-cultural environments openly and diplomatically — being able to present complex technical topics efficiently and clearly in English
- Enjoys being challenged with advanced, leading-edge technology projects and is highly motivated to master non-trivial tasks — including root-cause analysis, always keeping an eye on task completion
- Ideally has in-depth knowledge of architecture and implementation of IT infrastructures and networks (routing, switching, WAN, data centers etc
- Ideally has working knowledge of modern programming languages (Python, C#, Java, etc) and Bash or Shell scripting.

What To Expect:
- Exciting and positively challenging projects in the most innovative telecommunications technology areas
- Collaboration with market-leading U.S., European and Asian vendors, European tier-1 service providers
- Training on the job for a wide range of technology areas — including fixed and mobile networks, cloud and network virtualization, next-gen routing and IPv6
- Being part of a small international team featuring a flat hierarchy, open communication and fast decision making processes
- Flexible working hours, partial home office allowance
- Work and live in Berlin, one of the greatest cities worldwide with a high quality of life
- EU blue card (Schengen residency) including the family with the option of acquiring German citizenship after 6–7 years of residence

If you think this opportunity looks interesting, please contact Bob Mackinlay on 44 (0) 1442 285019 or bob.mackinlay@itqnetworks.com

For more information about this role, please contact:

Bob MacKinlay

bob.mackinlay@itqnetworks.com

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