SR QA ENGINEER

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CenturyLink
Development, Genetic, Hardware, HTTP, Networking, Performance Testing, Python, QA, Testing
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description




CenturyLink (NYSE:CTL) is a premier network solutions provider and trusted partner to our customers. As part of our recent acquisition of Level 3 Communications, our portfolio has expanded. More customers. More network. More locations. More opportunities for you. With a global presence in 60 countries, service to more than 350 metro areas domestically, and more than 200,000 miles of fiber; CenturyLink is going places.- At CenturyLink, we believe in growth and innovation, for our customers and our employees. Discover how CenturyLink can expand your potential and take your career to new places if you-re looking to join a company that celebrates diversity and creativity, with industry-leading benefits and commitment to employee advancement.- We-re committed to bringing great talent to our team to help us change the world. One network connection at a time.


Job Summary


We are in the process of filling open positions for the combined company following CenturyLink’s acquisition of Level 3 Communications. All qualified candidates who express interest by submitting an application to an open posting will be considered. However, based on business needs, preference may be given to internal applicants on certain positions. We still welcome, and encourage, all application submissions while we continue our integration process.  Internal applicants are current, active CenturyLink employees, including Level 3 employees who have transitioned to CenturyLink as part of the acquisition.


 


We are looking for highly motivated and talented individuals with experience testing Open Source software and familiarity with OpenStack.  In this role, you will join a team using leading-edge NFV and SDN technology and be responsible for ensuring the quality and performance of the product suite. 


 


Job Description


  •  Writing and executing test scenarios
  •  Delivering clear status in a timely manner for testing areas
  •  Participate in the test planning and product planning processes
  •  Create test cases and maintain an understanding of the development process
  •  Write clear and accurate bug reports
  •  Development of test plans for PSB-OS-N and RackHD
  •  Implementation/automation of test plans for PSB-OS-N and RackHD
  •  Test coverage in the areas of:
    • End-to-end system deployment, including target applications
    • Negative testing
    • Performance Testing
    • Scale testing



NFVi Pod Provisioning - testing from initial NFVi pod power-on to operational OpenStack deployment; will be required to create, document and execute test cases, both positive and negative.   


PSB-OS-N Operations - covers all aspects of an operating NFVi pod - NFV provisioning and operation, failure mode testing (including hardware failures/replacement, wiring failure, impaired network connectivity, application failures)

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Qualifications


•    Bachelor's in CS/ECE or equivalent professional experience

•    Solid knowledge of Red Hat/CentOS

•    Familiarity with OpenStack 

•    Scripting skills in Python

•    Networking technologies (L2 switching, L3 routing) 

•    Experience with hardware provisioning systems a plus

•    Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


Education


Bachelors or Equivalent



Masters or Equivalent



Alternate Location: US-Massachusetts-Framingham

Requisition # : 161637

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/ -

EEO-Statement

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, -protected statuses-).- We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training.

Disclaimer

The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.- Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.  

Department: Cloud & Networking (Product Development) Jobs


Company Information

The new CenturyLink, purpose-built to serve the connection needs of the networked world. CenturyLink understands the power of all that is digital. Life is powered by connections, and business is connections. Our extensive network reach, significant local presence, and innovative technology solutions combined with an experienced team of employees and relentless focus on the customer experience create a powerful choice for enterprise, government, and wholesale customers globally, and consumers nationally.
Dice Id : 10226217
Position Id : 161637-en_US

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