Software Engineer - Wireless QA

  • Location:
    Milpitas, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
  • Job Id

What You'll Do

Your role will be Software QA Engineer and you will be part of world-class Software test team that works on various cutting-edge technologies in Wireless. You will have opportunity to work with leading edge networking technologies in the areas of high speed, high performance wireless products and switches for Access/Campus market segments.


·        You will work in a highly collaborative environment with development team, product marketing and customer facing engineering team to architect, design and validate Cisco’s leading wireless technologies.



Role & Responsibilities:

·         Design and Validate Customer use cases.

·        Participate in early development integration testing, functional quality testing and End to End QA testing.

·        Automate use cases using Pythons.

·        Experience with designing & implementing test automation framework is required

·         Participate in innovative Software test initiatives

·        Work closely with the field to successfully enable the Solutions

IBNG Group in Cisco is the industry leader in enterprise networking with a proven track record in building innovative wired and wireless solutions. This particular position is in the Wireless Software Test team.


·        Who You Are

Minimum qualification

● Typically requires MSEE/CS combined with 5-7+ years of related experience or BSEE/CS combined with 8+ years of experience
● Excellent Layer 2 and Layer 3 knowledge/ hands-on experience. Good understanding of various networking protocols and standards.
● Excellent knowledge and hands on experience in Wireless domain (Wi-Fi) especially with Wifi 6.
● Experience in test tools and utilities such as Ixia, IxChariot and Wireshark/Ethereal.
● Experience in Scripting Languages and tools: Python, TCL, Selenium
● Experience in Jenkins, Regbot and VMware tools.
● Strong passion and experience in troubleshooting, debugging complex systems and possess excellent problem-solving techniques
● Execute tests, track and log issues and drive them till resolution with verification of bug fixes
● Review PRD, SFS, Test plans, and other documentations
● Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work cross-functionally.

Desired Skills:

● Self-motivated, strong sense of ownership, good team player
● Must be able to handle multiple tasks at once and work independently with minimal managerial oversight.
● Have experience in customer deployments
● Be open to continuous learning and committed to on-going self-improvement.
● Initiate and participate in organizational efforts to improve overall group productivity and test effectiveness. Contribute to overall test strategies.


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 rare personalities who aren’t afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays and learns.

We are leaders with vision, 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.



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The health and safety of Cisco's employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in the U.S., unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.