Senior Software Test Engineer II

Apcon   •  

Wilsonville, OR

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 40 days ago

APCON, an industry leader in network visibility and security solutions, provides an unparalleled level of confidence to enterprise and midsize businesses seeking network insights for enhanced investigation, threat detection and response. Our customers include Fortune 1000 companies to midsize organizations as well as government and defense agencies. Organizations in over 40 countries depend on APCON solutions.

Purpose of Job

The Senior Software Test Engineer II will be responsible for the testing and validation of APCON’s industry leading suite of network monitoring solutions.


  • Responsible for system testing and validation of APCON’s industry leading suite of network monitoring solutions
  • Develops new system tests for various customer configurations and topologies
  • Writes novel and creative test cases using best industry practices
  • Efficiently develops test automation in Python
  • Manually executes non-automated test cases
  • Assists development on bug fixes, bug isolation, and resolution
  • Delivers timely verification of fixes in response to generation of bugs
  • Advocates, develops and deploys new testing/automation tools and concepts

Qualifications and Requirements

  • 5+ years in a software systems test engineering role
  • Testing experience with IP networking, routing or switching technologies
  • Hands-on engineering lab experience testing hardware or software
  • Experience in formal software testing methodologies, including software development cycles, testing processes and standards
  • Testing experience with embedded Linux systems
  • Testing experience in an agile or FDD development environment
  • Able to write scripts that help debug and validate
  • Familiar with defect and test case tracking using tools
  • Possess a willingness and ability to adapt to new processes, ideas, and concepts

Core Competencies

  • Must be able to work independently and as a team member
  • Ability to prioritize and be flexible in a fast-paced environment


  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred and/or equivalent in training and experience