[Israel.pm] Development position at F5 Networks: Test Automation

Yona Shlomo yona at cs.technion.ac.il
Tue Jun 18 07:01:00 PDT 2013


F5 is looking for an entry level Perl developer for a test
automation position.

The officiel requirements are:
F5 Networks - Advanced R&D Technology Center - Tel-Aviv

Position Summary
.    Develop automation infrastructure for testing of new
network based Application Delivery Networking products.
.    This includes developing automated tests infrastructure
and implementing tests cases under the infrastructure when

.    Participating in the development of test automation
.    Developing automated tests and writing tools
.    Researching and filing change requests for the key F5.s

.   Experience with at least one of the following scripting
languages: Perl, Python, PHP or Tcl/tk is required. (Perl is
strongly preferred.)
.    Experience with development in a linux/unix environment
strongly preferred.
.    Networking experience with TCP/IP, HTTP is strongly
.    Development/testing of Firewalls, Proxies is a plus.
.    Experience with test automation is a plus.
.    Experience with network programming with C/C++, or Java
is a plus.
.    Experience with RPC frameworks (Thrift, REST) is a

However, if you are OK with basic Perl programming and want
to learn more -- you'll do OK. You'll be expected to be able
to write some Perl code during the interview.

The required Networking knowledge is along the lines of:
     * Understanding the TCP,UDP, HTTP protocols and their  main components function. (rfc675, rfc768, rfc2616)
     * Understanding of the network topology and it's key players function. (switch, router, gateway, dhcp, dns, proxies, firewall, vlan)
     * Understanding the major software testing methodologies (Black Box, White Box, Functional Testing, Unit Testing, System Testing, ... etc)

If you're interested please contact me at s.yona at f5.com.


Shlomo Yona
yona at cs.technion.ac.il

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