SPUG: JOB: Performance QA Software Development Engineer in Test for Isilon Systems in Seattle, WA

Andrew Sweger andrew at sweger.net
Fri Nov 12 20:54:29 CST 2004

COMPANY: Isilon Systems

POSITION: Performance QA Software Development Engineer in Test 



DATE: 11/11/04

Isilon(r) is the premier provider of intelligent clustered storage systems
for digital content. Isilon's products are designed for data-intensive
businesses and clustered computing environments such as those in media and
entertainment, digital imaging, life sciences and oil and gas, which all
produce, analyze or distribute large amounts of digital content. Isilon
helps world-class companies such as Paramount, Corbis, and Technicolor
meet the demands of their rapidly-growing digital content environments and
accelerate the digital workflow.  Check out our open Positions:


Experience Level: 5+ Yrs

Isilon Systems is actively seeking a highly motivated, self-starting QA
Engineer with a Performance Testing background to help quantify and
calibrate our clustered storage products.

This position will be responsible for the following: 

 * Testing large cluster (14TB+) scenarios and conducting regression tests
   against clusters of various sizes.
 * Test Planning and Test Case design for large cluster, longevity and
   various hardware configuration scenarios.
 * Performance Testing various configurations and acquisition of
   publishable performance throughput numbers.
 * Conducting longevity testing and analysis of stress, usage, fault
   recovery and other factors.
 * Administration of managed switches a la Cisco, Foundry, Extreme
   Networks and Force10.
 * Test automation development as assigned.

Position requirements include:

 * 2 years experience Performance testing systems products.
 * Comprehensive knowledge and application of Software Quality Assurance
 * Advanced experience in Perl, Python or C++.
 * Experience testing in mixed Linux (*nix) and Windows environments
 * Experience shipping customer facing products required, multiple
   lifecycles preferred.
 * Experience with both software and hardware product lines preferred.
 * Intermediate hardware, networking, test lab management skills, lifting
   up to 70 lbs.
 * Strong written and verbal communication skills.
 * CS Degree or equivalent experience.

So come join our great team! If you have the experience and knowledge,
we'll provide the opportunity of the decade! Please send your resume to
jobs at isilon.com (subject: QA Performance Test Engineer job) . A
non-disclosure agreement must be signed prior to an interview.

Isilon Systems is an equal opportunity employer.

Relocation Available

Forwards OK / Direct Hires Only
Beth Kester
Senior Recruiter
Isilon Systems | Intelligent Storage for Digital Content
220 W. Mercer St. | Suite 501 | Seattle, WA 98119 

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