Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • San Jose


What You'll Do
The Data Center Networking Group at Cisco provides next generation data center and cloud management solutions with its Application Centric Infrastructure products. Be part of a team transforming next gen data center architecture to build products which are uniquely positioned to transform the datacenter and cloud deployment landscape by adopting an application centric policy driven approach whereby the compute, storage and networking needs of applications drive the underlying infrastructure. You will be working on cutting edge products that secure, analyze, monitor application workloads across the globe in public and private clouds.  Please read our CTO’s blog  about latest innovations:
Specific responsibilities will include:

Professional server-side test development using Python

Architect and design a range of automated testing platforms and frameworks that will ultimately reduce defects, improve quality and enable delivery of high quality software faster.

Define road maps and detailed implementation plans in collaboration with SDETs for QA Automation strategy and implementation.

Implement solutions for functional testing, performance testing, end to end testing, and continuous testing for various use cases including file serving, cloud orchestration, and API back end components

Collaborate with engineering teams in designing test cases using the above test frameworks, iterating on framework design as necessary  

Develop dashboards for reporting results of automated test runs (current and historical) executed on the above test frameworks

 Who You’ll Work With:
You will have the opportunity to work with some of the brightest problem solvers and thinkers in the Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) Team that develop Open Source Software solutions for datacenter and cloud switches.
Who are you :
The successful candidate will have:

Demonstrated success with quality assurance concepts, test plan/test case definition and problem analysis

Automated Quality Assurance testing experience with enterprise and cloud scale products on various software, hardware and networking infrastructures.

Experience designing, setting up and maintaining automation frameworks, tools and scripts for CI/CD environments.

Solid knowledge of Python, REST APIs, Java, bash and modern scripting languages.

Source control and build tools experience with GIT, Jenkins.

Worked in a fast-paced Agile development environment.

Solid understanding of SDLC phases including requirements analysis, design, coding, testing, release and maintenance.

Testing experience with cloud, database or storage products strongly preferred.

Desired Skills:

Understanding of Application/Web Server infrastructure.

Knowledge on L2/L3 Networking protocols.

Knowledge of Containers (Docker) and Container Orchestration Systems is a plus

Why Cisco
We connect everything: people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns. e are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers and we are doers. We Are Cisco.

About the company

At Cisco, transforming the way people work, live, play and learn also includes being a great place to work. For 17 years, we’ve been named a Fortune 100 Best Place to Work, one of a handful of companies included on the list since its inception. And, we are among 25 companies acknowledged as a world’s best multinational workplace.

We’re proud of this recognition because it means, at Cisco, you will enjoy working flexibly, using our own market-leading collaboration technology to drive innovation; taking advantage of numerous health and wellness resources; pursuing exciting career opportunities, and participating in programs to help your local communities or fulfill philanthropic interests. And, you’ll be doing all of this while being part of a global team that is making a positive difference in the world.

Learn why Cisco is a great place to work and what we offer you.

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