Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Principal WLAN Test Engineer - Network R&D in Santa Clara, California

Principal WLAN Test Engineer - Network R&D

Job Description:

Company & Job overview

Aruba Networks is one of the hottest networking companies in Silicon Valley. We have grown more than 40% year-over-year. We continue to gain market share in the Wi-Fi space (at the expense of a large competitor on Tasman Drive). We have over 1000 employees but our culture remains the same, to be the BIGGEST SMALL Company around. Our small company culture empowers our employees to work on exciting, state of the art technology and allows them to be a part of a cool, growing company. Our Former CEO Dominic Orr says “people work for impact, they want to have fun, and they want to get rewarded” and that is exactly what Aruba represents. Aruba is currently used by more than 15,000 organizations world-wide including many Fortune 500 companies and spanning education, government, healthcare, technology and retail markets.

Aruba Networks is seeking a Senior Test Engineer for Systems and Solutions Engineering in Santa Clara, CA, US who thrives in a fast-paced, cross functional matrix and challenging environment. The focus of this position will be in developing Large Scale Software Testing strategies and execution plans to support Aruba’s next generation Access Points, controllers and switches.


· BS in Electrical or Computer networking with 6+ years of experience

· Or MS in Electrical /Computer networking with 4+ years of experience.

· Certifications on Networking such as CWNA, CCIE, JNCIE – Highly desirable

Skills & Experience

· Strong competence in Layer2, Layer3 networking protocols and concepts

· Hands on experience with SDN, OpenStack, Virtualization

· Expert in Security protocols such as 802.1x, 802.11i, AAA, TACACS, IPSEC, Firewalls

· Substantial system level test experience

· Demonstrated understanding of industry standard testing and troubleshooting tools including IxChariot, iperf, Veriwave, Omnipeek, AirMagnet, Spectrum analysis

· Solid understanding of Wi-Fi system level test and characterization.

· Indepth knowledge and experience with 802.11 standards and protocols.

· Hands of experience on with Test automation development using TCL/Python/Go

Personal Attributes:

· Self-motivated, Self-starter, Self-organized

· Disciplined approach to test software development.

· Good documentation skills.

· Works effectively with cross functional and remote team members.

· Recognizes importance of internal and external deadlines.

· Works effectively under pressure

· Strong logical and creative problem-solving skills, good oral and written communication skills and excellent analytical skills.

· Must be able to succeed with minimal resources and minimal supervision.

· Willingness to travel – Occasionally.



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