Network Performance Test Engineer

US-TX-Austin
11 months ago
Job ID
2016-20063
# Positions
1
Employee Type
R- Regular
Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Category
Product Development

Overview

Trend Micro: Securing Your Journey to the Cloud

Trend Micro, the world’s largest independent security software company, strives to make the world a safer place by protecting digital information. Our solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide layered security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information, with innovative technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and security that fits an evolving ecosystem. Our solutions are supported by over 5000 employees in over 50 countries and powered by the world’s most advanced cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™.

 

Network Performance Test Engineer - We are looking for a technical resource with broad experience in computer networking who can design, implement, and execute performance tests (throughput, latency, connections per second) on our intrusion prevention systems.  The candidate will need to continuously improve strategy, tests, tools, and environments as the technology and markets demand. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain expert knowledge regarding trends and technologies in the networking industry, quality assurance, test automation and related fields
  • Provide input to development on software design and on ways to improve testability to support more extensive test automation
  • Build advanced automated test suites for network based Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPSs)
  • Develop automation of performance testing tools (IXIA, Spirent, BreakingPoint)
  • Fluent in network topologies & packet analysis
  • Writing test cases which are focused on device performance and scalability
  • Interact and collaborate with other team members to understand the testing requirements
  • Simulate complex real world network environments to replicate undesirable behaviors and confirm corrections
  • Generate performance and feature reports

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 5-10 years experience in software testing methodology, test development, and script development
  • Hands-on experience with network load/performance test tools (e.g. Ixia, Spirent, Agilent, BreakingPoint) and network analyzers (e.g. WireShark, Pilot)
  • Deep knowledge of internet protocols Layer 1/2/3 network configuration experience
  • Experience in developing efficient and maintainable automation scripts that work across multiple devices
  • Experience testing web services (e.g. SOAP, REST)
  • Experience with virtualization (e.g. KVM, VMware, libvirt)
  • Layer 4-7 test application configuration experience
  • Familiarity with a scripting language, preferably Python
  • Familiarity with Agile development environments

Trend Micro provides equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Trend Micro does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy and childbirth or related medical conditions, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care leave status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

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