Network Test Software Developer

  • Salary dependant on experience
  • Canada Ontario Concord
  • Contract
  • IT
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the energy industry.

Job Title: Network Test Software Developer
Location: Concord ON
Contract Length: 12 months
Start Date: June 1 / 2023
Industry: Power Generation
Job Classification: Technical Services

-Develop software test automation script to interact with switches and routers using programming language like C, Java or Perl
-Perform functional stress performance and interoperability testing on IP routers Ethernet switches, control applications and/or network management systems
-Develop and execute product / feature specification test plans
-Provide requirements and specifications needs for development of the software test automation tool and its functional review
-Review and provide input to the product requirements and feature specifications, as a representative on a cross-functional team
-Minimum of 3 to 5 years in a Product Development environment, primarily in industrial communication
-University or college degree in internetworking, computer science, electronics engineering or science
-Experience in configuring Routers, Switches and Firewalls,
-Knowledge of Layer 2 technologies: RSTP, IGMP, VLAN, Ethernet, Link Aggregation
-Knowledge of Layer 3 technologies: Frame Relay, PPP, T1/T3, OSPF, RIP, PIM-SM, SNMP, VRRP, QoS, IPv6, Tunneling protocols
-Knowledge of Security protocols: IPsec-VPN, Radius, Firewall
-Knowledge of OSI Model and TCP/IP protocol stack
-Programming Languages: Perl, PHP, C, Java or similar
-Configuring Linux systems experience an asset
-Software development experience an asset
-Strong verbal and written English communication skills
-Ability to work in a team environment

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With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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