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#1200 - 555 West Hastings

Vancouver, BC  

Canada  V6B 4N6

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Job Title: Test Engineer

Netskrt is looking for talented, results-driven Test Engineers to join the Netskrt team.


We are a highly motivated team, dedicated to delivering products and services that improve the customer experience when accessing internet video at the edges of the network. We are developing a set of inter-related technologies targeting businesses that offer Wi-Fi to their customers but which have limited bandwidth.

You are somebody who enjoys solving problems and has a customer-centric mindset. You should be passionate not only about learning new technologies, but also about running systems and software in the real world. You must enjoy a close-knit team environment of shared responsibility, be a team player and a self-starter.


You are a critical thinker; you are passionate about software quality and have excellent testing and problem solving skills. You have great interpersonal and communication skills.


Netskrt offers the opportunity to obtain hands on experience with storage, networking, analytics, and cloud technologies. As part of the Netskrt team you will have the opportunity to design and implement solutions to solve challenging problems in a startup environment; working with accomplished team members and a leadership team with a proven track history of success.


Key Responsibilities:

Be very hands-on and work as part of the development team on day-to-day activities and tasks. The ideal candidate has strong technical skills with a passion for ensuring software quality, scalability and performance. Key areas of responsibility include:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in software testing or similar role

  • Deep understanding of QA, the uses and methods of software testing

  • Excellent testing skills (designing test plans and test strategies, writing test cases, executing test cases, logging bugs, verifying bugs)

  • Experience using test management and bug tracking systems, e.g., TM4J, JIRA

  • Experience developing and using automated testing tools, e.g., Selenium


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field

  • Minimum 5-years experience developing/deploying large scale software systems

  • Outstanding knowledge in release engineering/management, test automation, performance optimization

  • Solid experience developing CI/CD pipelines

  • Good hands-on knowledge of source code management (version control) tools, e.g., Git, and configuration management tools, e.g., Ansible

  • Experience with automation/integration tools, e.g., Jenkins

  • Hands on experience working in a Linux environment


Desired Qualifications:

Proven experience in developing/deploying large scale applications using:

  • Development environments and tools such as Git, JIRA, Jenkins

  • Experience working in an agile, fast-paced environment

  • Wide knowledge in networking, security, database and cloud systems

  • Configuration/container management (Chef, Puppet, Mesos, Kubernetes)

  • Experience with caching and CDN (content delivery network) technologies (Netflix, Amazon, Google, Limelight, Akamai, Fastly)

  • Data security (TLS/SSL and related ecosystems)