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Systems Test Engineer

Tellabs Access LLC
Sugar Land, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

********Candidate will need a firm grasp on layer 1 - Layer 2 networking******

Tellabs is seeking an Engineer with networking experience in the broadband, fiber-optic sphere. Candidates should have working knowledge of some of the skillsets listed below.


Programming: C++ and/or Java

Industry Experience: Telecommunications (DSL, PON, DOCsis), Ethernet Networking Applications, Data Networking

Process and Design Skills: Agile, Object Oriented Design or Programming, Embedded Programming

Data Traffic Test/Analysis Tools: IXIA, Spirent, Smartbits, Traffic Generator, Ostinato, Wireshark Knowledge

Data Networking (not just usage but programming): Layer 2 (L2), Layer 3 (L3), BGP, MPLS, OSPF, Routing, Software Defined Networking, Broadcom, Worked for Cisco

Operating Systems: Linux, RTOS, PCIE, experience with firmware, Driver Work, Real-Time

If you have experience in several of these areas and are interested, please read full job description below.


Travel: 0-20%

Tellabs, the world leader in the Passive Optical LAN marketplace is defining the future of networking across enterprise, and government. We're focused on expanding on that leadership and keeping people connected today and, as the world continues to change, tomorrow.

You will be responsible for the development and ongoing maintenance of test strategies, specifications, and plans. You will contribute to the design, build and implementation of test automation suites that provide testing of the Tellabs products. As part of a small team, your creative product test will directly support the customer experience and advance our leadership in this growing market.

Essential Job Responsibilities

· Development and ongoing maintenance of project test strategies, specifications and plans

· Be able to contribute to the design and build of a test automation suite that provides daily rigorous testing of the product

· Timely execution of test plans and test cases either manually or using test automation

· Report hardware and software defects and proactively work with the development engineers to debug and correct them

Required Education

· Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent technical training with 3+ years related experience.


Required Experience

· 3 or more years of previous work experience in WAN/LAN/OLAN testing or equivalent experience in technical training and or continuing education

· Working experience of Networking (OSI model and protocols) with a focus on L2 (e.g. LLDP, xSTP, ACLs, MAB, 802.1x)

· Participated in automated test development with a preference to using Quali Systems Cloudshell/Testshell automation development tools

· Expertise in Python programming language and script generation

· Hands on experience using traffic generators such as IXIA or Spirent test Center

Preferred Experience

· Strong technical, analytical and testing skills

· Self-motivated and able to manage multiple tasks with little supervision

· Be a fast learner who quickly assimilates the Tellabs products and testing environment to become a team player that rapidly adds value to the evolving automation test environment

· Knowledge of overlaying GPON, XGPON and NGPON services onto a single fiber would be beneficial


Only fully complete submissions will be reviewed for consideration.

No relocation provided.

No sponsorship provided.

Tellabs participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Tellabs encourages qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and any other legally protected status to apply. The company complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations throughout the hiring process.

Company Description
Tellabs is leading network innovations with access technologies built to exceed today’s demands while delivering modern high-performance solutions for the future. Fast and secure access has never been in more demand for enterprise and government connectivity. Tellabs’ sole focus is to deliver simple, secure, scalable, stable access to optimize network performance. Tellabs has delivered carrier-class access solutions to service providers for more than two decades. We are now expanding that leadership by defining the future of enterprise networking that connects the campus, buildings and inspires people.
Mission: - Be the recognized leader in connecting people through network solutions
- Work as one team
- Deliver unparalleled customer service
- Build lasting customer relationships
- Passionate pursuit of operational excellence
- Maintain financial performance required for future growth
- Leverage our recognized leadership to drive values

Tellabs Access LLC


Sugar Land, TX