Job Description :
any visa/tax term

Lab Test Engineer with Automation & Optical Networking

Sunnyvale CA

6 months+

Overview: Responsibilities:

Design, build and test proof of concept (POC) multi-vendor high capacity
optical DWDM transport (100Gbps/200Gbps/400Gbps/600Gbs/1 Tbps) and
switching architectures and solutions in San Jose POC lab. Testing includes
HW, SW from vendors and any house built SW.
Work with senior level Optical Network Architects and other members of
the Equinix Engineering and Operations and external vendors (Ciena,
Infinera, Cisco, Coriant, Juniper/BTI, Adva etc to perform the duties.
Qualifications:
10 + years of testing or deployment of optical DWDM transport systems and
networks
Understanding of L1, L2/L3 from the OSI layer
Proficient in UNIX based operating systems like redhat, CentOS, Ubuntu,
etc
Desire understanding of Software Defined Networks (SDN) for Datacenter
Networking including one or more of the of the following
controllers/orchestrators: Cisco/Tail-f/NSO, NOKIA/NUAGE, NEC/NETCRACKER,
or ONOS
Require experience with developing scripts (Python etc and lab
automation
Desire experience in new ways of optical service provisioning and
managing with transport SDN, OpenConfig, Streaming Telemetry, zero touch
provisioning
Require experience working on optical transport systems (DWDM/fixed and
flex-grid ROADM/Optical Switches etc
Understand how L0 Optical Control Plane (ASON/WSON, GMPLS) works
Test Equipment Qualifications:
o Ixia/IxNetwork/IxExplorer
o Optical Spectrum Analyzer (OSA)
o OTDR, should be proficient in reading OTDR trace data and graphs
o Optical Power Meter (OPM)
BS/MS in CS/EE or equivalent