Manager, Network Engineering
Responsible for lab and field testing of the next generation interconnection fabric for Optical, Ethernet, and IP services
Lead the testing of Layer 2 and Layer 3 of the interconnection product platforms
Provide input into the development of comprehensive test strategies that are inclusive of requirements across the interconnection networking organization and Product Management
Ensure that escaped defects seen in the field are adequately addressed from a process improvement perspective
Provide support in driving the development of tools used in laboratory that improve Equinix's testing capabilities and ensure network reliability and performance by contributing to the overall suite of tools
Present analysis of options and recommendation on decision to Sr. Director on lab test and validation before live network introduction
Use organization strategy set by upper management to determine how to implement level of automation needed to scale testing capability
Provide input into decision making on "make" versus "buy" for all testing automation
Supervise a team of Junior and Analyst level Test Engineers.
A Master's degree in Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, or a related field (or foreign equivalent) and three (3) years of experience in the job offered, or as a Software Test Engineer, Solutions Architect Customer Acceptance Test Engineer, or a related occupation.
In the alternative, we will accept a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, or a related field (or foreign equivalent) and five (5) years of experience in the job offered, or as a Software Test Engineer, Solutions Architect Customer Acceptance Test Engineer, or a related occupation.
Must have at least two (2) years of experience in the following:
Cisco NCS 5500 Platforms with IOS-XR Software
Juniper MX 240, 480 and 960 Platforms with JUN OS Software
Arista 75xx series platforms with EOS SW
Open stack SW stack with Dell HW stack
Technology stack: MPLS / ISIS / BGP / L2 VPN, L3 VPN, OpenFlow, BFD, Segment routing ISIS, BGP
SDN concepts: REST API, NetConf/Yang, TOSC , Python scripting
Streaming telemetry, GPB / GRPC.
Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, training or experience.