Senior Test Developer

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Job Description

XipLink is immediately hiring Senior Test Developers!

Relocation Assistance will be considered for ideal candidates. 

Are you excited about being a key element in a team building products that customers love? Do you have strong knowledge of TCP/IP networking? We are looking for people like you!

Ideal candidates are intelligent, self-motivated team players looking for the broad challenges that only a small company can provide. You’ll work closely with both our test and engineering teams to perform quality assurance and software testing for our network optimization product line. XipLink’s products are globally deployed in wireless networks to enhance the performance and efficiency of our customers’ services. The XipLink team includes world class experts in networking, protocols and FreeBSD and we are looking for candidates with a passion for learning and a genuine focus on delivering excellent products to join our team.

The XipLink test team is responsible for testing software developed by the XipLink development team to ensure quality products are delivered to XipLink’s customers. Applicants should feel comfortable using UNIX based systems, such as Linux or FreeBSD and ideally have knowledge and/or experience in VM environments. Knowledge and/or experience in TCP/IP networking is a must and exposure to satellite, wireless or cellular technologies is a plus.

Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or Equivalent, Master's preferred.

Technical capabilities

  • Comfortable oral communications skills in English.
  • Able to work independently but also enjoy working as an integral part of a small, fast-paced team.
  • Bachelor degree or higher educational level.
  • Ability to script, write functional code in Python and develop automated tests.
  • High attention to detail and demonstrated experience in software testing and QA a major plus.
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with TCP/IP networking, especially TCP and HTTP protocols.
  • Experience with diagnosing network problems using Wireshark and similar protocol level tools.
  • CCNA or higher desirable
  • Knowledge of IP networking, routing and dynamic routing protocols.
  • Able to build and configure real or virtualized test networks, including switches, routers, IP addressing and routing.
  • Understanding and configuration of networking technologies such as QoS, firewalls, NAT a plus.
  • Experience with FreeBSD or Linux operating systems, including installation, configuration and scripting.
  • Experience with Virtual Machine technology including installation of hypervisors and configuring VMs.
  • Good understanding of the software development life cycle and code versioning a plus.
  • Experience with TCP/IP traffic generation & measurement tools.

We look forward to your application!

Company Description

XipLink specializes in WAN optimization of dynamic wireless links that experience high latency, asymmetric connections, and high bit error rates, characteristics that are consistent across any wireless or mobile communication networks.

Branham Publications identified XipLink as one of the top 250 Information Communications Technology companies in Canada (196th), McLean's Magazine "Canadian Business" also recognized XipLink as one of the top 500 growth companies based on revenue
obtainment for 2019 (258th) and, significantly, CIO Review magazine chose XipLink as one of the 20 most promising SDN companies to follow into the future.

XipLink offers catered lunches, home internet, metro pass or parking, a kitchen with free fruits and snacks, a bonus plan and more.