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Ciena may well be the most important technology company youve never heard of The innovations that wow us (driverless cars), and those we now take for granted (the ability to mobile-stream your favorite show) are the products of ingenuity from some brilliant and forward-thinking companies But those companies rely on Ciena, another vanguard of innovation, to create and advance the underlying networks that bring their breakthroughs to our doorsteps VR, AI, IOT, 5G literally none of it would be possible without the mind-boggling technology that makes the internet itself work For more than 25 years, Ciena has been the global leader in networking strategy, and our technology has been part of the critical infrastructure running within the most advanced companies in the world What will you do at Ciena

Software test engineer will work in Ciena India network management system verification team as an Individual contributor He/She is responsible to carry out manual execution, automation development and execution of network management system and planning software He/She must be experienced with s/w testing activities relating to test planning, automation development, and tests execution for telecom products


S/W Test engineer is responsible for the execution of the product verification (PV) phase (manual and automation) for the Network Management related applications in a multi-site R&D environment

General Activities

Test planning and tests execution for underlying NMS
Development of test strategy, test planning of manual & automation test development
Manual & automation test execution of NMS/EMS based telecom products
Work with strategic CIENA product partners to ensure coordination throughout the PV cycle
Perform continuous process improvement via the Test Escape Analysis process (TEA)

Collaboration with stakeholders

Work with customer certification test group on all levels of testing component level testing, module level testing, system level testing, network level testing
Work with Lab teams to expand the lab to procure test sets, servers, non-revs, etc
Confer with software engineering personnel to resolve problems related to specifications and associated test plans/procedures


Software testing Worked in an Agile development environment with experience testing either In-scrum or customer vertical use cases, executing cross functional workflows using API micro services
Experienced in automation test development, automation test execution and manual test execution of NMS/EMS based telecom products
Understanding of solution, system performance, load and stress testing

Technical Experience working with Packet networking technologies - (L2)

Must be knowledgeable in Ethernet Transport/Switching and Carrier Ethernet (Packet Optical Networking )

Understanding of DWDM/OTN/SONET/SDH technologies - (L0 and L1)

Experience working with Microservice Based Architecture Dockers, Containers, various DevOps tools
Thorough understanding of OAM&P based products and their project lifecycle, including Service Layer Management, Inventory Management and Connection Management Experience with north bound OSS interfaces (REST/Yang)
Working knowledge of Enterprise based network management software solutions in a Unix/Linux/VM/Cloud based environment
Development experience of Python, JavaScript, Postman and Selenium
Knowledge of Unix based scripting tools including Perl
Knowledge of databases like Oracle, MySQL, Cassandra
Strong debugging skills
Must have ability to understand customers perspective

Soft skills Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Experienced in coordination of activities between global teams
Team player and leader to enable wholesome participation and growth within the team
Independent self-starter and committed to delivering on aggressive deadlines
Comfortable in a team environment with ability to lead or to work with little supervision
Ability to prioritize within the scope of responsibility, multi-task and manage time effectively
Self-motivated and pro-active with attention to detail

Process Experience with Agile software development methodologies
Knowledge of general software Product Verification process and methodologies


Industry experience of 7 years to 11 years
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science
Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communication
M Tech/MSc in Electronics and Communication, Computer Science

Rewarding experience Meaningful outcomes

Making a difference in peoples lives through design and implementation of leading network technologies Thats what motivates us

A distinct way to work

Free thinking, free discussion, and collaboration are the norm Expect more satisfying outcomes - both personal and professional

Ciena values the diversity of our workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, gender or age

Ciena is also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, you should advise Ciena in a timely fashion of the specific needs / accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner Information received relating to any specific needs / accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially

What you can expect from us

You will receive notification of your successful application
Successful applicants will be contacted by Talent Acquisition for an initial discussion
If suitable you will be considered for the short list and our formal interview process

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : IT-Hardware/Networking, Telecom
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Quality Assurance/Testing
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 09th Mar 2020

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