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Senior Automation Engineer

Date:  Mar 17, 2021
Country:  Romania
State / Province:  Bucharest
City:  Bucharest
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  39613

Job Description

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, test, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries.

Our culture :

We’re recognized as a Great Place to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. Our global team acts as “One Keysight,” using collaboration, inclusivity, and integrity to advance technology. We’re driven and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our strong culture extends far beyond our own walls. We leverage our corporate social responsibility framework to support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability. 
Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

About the role:

If you are a Senior software engineer with excellent automation knowledge and experience in automating CI/CD pipelines, specifically for virtual products, look no further, we have a new development opportunity for you.

This position will involve using the newest public cloud platforms: to test products on these platforms and integrate these products in their specific marketplaces. This would involve learning public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) APIs and integrating them into our harnesses.  

Work schedule is flexible. We have regular daily meetings for status and occasional technical meetings based on the project phase and status

About the project:

IxVM handles our Virtual Edition software (IxLoad VE, IxNetwork VE and BPS VE).  IxNetwork, IxLoad and BPS Virtual Editions are products for testing, monitoring and security that can incorporate the following:
•    L2-3 Stateless Traffic Generation 
•    L4-7 Stateful Traffic Generation 
•    Received traffic capture
•    Monitoring traffic loss
•    Simulated attacks 
•    Reporting results
These Virtual Edition products can run on private cloud (OpenStack), public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) or bare metal server OSs (VMware ESXi, KVM). 


About the Team: 

We are friendly and like to collaborate, so you will have our full support to accommodate as fast as possible.

Currently comprised of 3 developers and 1 QA engineers, the team works closely together to implement and test new features, resolve and understand customer issues and run regressions for legacy features.

•    Participate in the analysis, design, automation development, and maintenance of various automated regression harnesses. 
•    Maintain and enhance current automation infrastructure and will participate in the design and development of verification environments for Keysight applications. 
•    Interact with project management, leads, testers and other developers in order to understand the features, planning the schedule, designing and implementing the solutions, optimizing, performing testing and validations in order to deliver high quality releases on time.
•    Provide technical guidance to junior team members

Job Qualifications

  • Friendly person, you should like to work in a team, help and support others when needed;
  • Good communication skills to communicate in clear manner with QA/Dev groups/Support Teams/Customers;


  • A minimum of 5 years of experience with automation systems (Jenkins is a plus);
  • Good knowledge of private cloud (OpenStack), public cloud (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud) and / or bare metal server OSs (VMware ESXi, KVM);
  • Good knowledge of Python;
  • Basic knowledge of TCL and REST APIs’
  • Linux operating skills;
  • Knowledge of Linux Oss (CentOS/Ubuntu etc)’
  • Knowledgeable about tools and debug techniques (Wireshark, Perforce, git, Jenkins, automation harness);

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***Keysight is an Equal Opportunity Employer.***

Keysight Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other protected categories under all applicable laws.

Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:

EMEA : Romania : Bucharest : Bucharest

Job ID : 39613 

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