Riverbed Technology, Inc.

  • Test Automation Engineer

    Job Locations US-San Francisco
    Req No.
  • Company Overview

    With a powerful combination of Digital Experience, Cloud Networking, and Cloud Edge solutions, Riverbed – The Digital Performance Company – provides a modern IT architecture for the digital enterprise, delivering new levels of operational agility and visibility, while dramatically accelerating business performance and outcomes. As businesses transform digitally and experiment with new technologies, they partner with Riverbed to push boundaries, increase performance, and rethink possible


    Riverbed is a pre-IPO opportunity with over $1 billion in revenue and 30,000+ customers – including 98% of the Fortune 100 and 100% of the Forbes Global 100.

    About this Position

    Riverbed is actively seeking a QA Engineer to help validate new and existing features of the SD-WAN product, automate tests, and enhance the automated testing framework. We are looking for an engineer with an interest in SD-WAN, network automation, scalability, and performance. As a member of our engineering team, you will be responsible for automating tests against the SD-WAN solution, including customer use cases, end-to-end testing, and scale and stress testing software components that run in the cloud as well as on appliances across all of the control, management, and data planes.




    • Collaborate with development, product management, user experience (UX), and solutions QA teams to define, design, develop, document, and maintain test automation and test automation frameworks.
    • Expand existing automation and develop new automation to support development and execution of automated test.
    • Responsible for full-stack testing for SD-WAN features such as routing, QoS, path selection and traffic policies from the configuration to data plane validation



    Required Skills:


    • 2+ years of experience building network test automation roles.
    • Proficiency in Python, pytest, PDB, and JavaScript.
    • Networking domain knowledge in areas such as:
      • Routing, including dynamic routing and protocols like OSPF and BGP.
      • QoS.
    • Experience with packet tracing tools like Wireshark.
    • Experience developing or maintaining test automation infrastructure.
    • Experience testing or automating user interfaces using tools like Selenium.
    • Familiarity with virtualization/container technologies such as OpenStack, Docker, KVM, Hyper V or ESXi.
    • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.




    Education and Experience:

    • Experience in network automation and software quality assurance.
    • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science or a related field.


    About Riverbed

    Why join Riverbed:


    Riverbed offers a rewarding experience of working with the best minds in the industry that are changing the world through cutting edge technology and applications. We are proud of our great culture that continuously fosters innovation, collaboration, and diverse work environments. We remain committed to attracting, developing, and retaining the most diverse group of talent to better serve our customers.


    Learn more about Riverbed: www.riverbed.com

    Riverbed is proud to be an affirmative action (AA) and equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.




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