Agile QA Engineer AppStack

Date: Oct 10, 2018

Location: Bucharest, RO

Job ID: 22545

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Job Description

We are searching for a QA Engineer for our project AppStack - Ixia Application and Threat Intelligence Processor):

Ixia, a Keysight business is seeking a QA Engineer to join our software testing team and to work mainly in Agile methodology. In this role, you will participate in the release processes by reviewing requirements for the upcoming features/capabilities to be tested. You will also have to contribute to automation by writing scripts for features owned. Products and features you will be working with will be in the Visibility, Security and virtualization area, getting in contact with latest technologies in these fields.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Performing manual and automated testing of network products
  • Writing test automation code in Python
  • Performing verification testing on bug fixes. Analyse test results to ensure existing functionality and recommend corrective action;
  • Tracking and managing progress of testing during release  
  • Maintaining documentation of tests and test results to assist in debugging and modification of software;
  • Offering feedback on future product ideas;
  • Working effectively with the development teams on solutions for problems;
  • Debug software and/or firmware following test protocol;
  • Consulting on the creation of test plans for specific new products, features, or entire releases;

Job Qualifications


  • Demonstrate ability to design and run manual test on new features with a goal to automate testing
  • Relevant experience in the networking industry with expertise in OSI models, Internet communications protocols including Ethernet and TCP/IP/HTTP, visibility and automation (Tcl, Python) knowledge being nice to have
  • Pro-active attitude and experience working in an Agile environment (rapid releases, Scrum or Kanban) and adapting QA coverage, automation to these workflows
  • Self-motivated; highly enthusiastic team player with strong analytical & problem-solving skills;
  • CCNA 1,2,3,4
  • 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,
    • network traffic generators, 
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills, 
  • Bachelor’s or higher degree (CS, CE, or EE) preferred.

Job Function








Day Job




Full Time (F)


Travel Required:





Duration (Temp Positions Only):

Not Applicable 


Privacy Statement 

***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

EMEA : Romania : Bucharest : Bucharest

Job ID : 22545 

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