Software Test Engineer

Apcon   •  

Wilsonville, OR

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 165 days ago

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


  • Responsible for software testing and validation of APCON’s industry leading suite of network monitoring solutions
  • Write novel and creative test cases using best industry practices
  • Manually execute non-automated test cases
  • Assist development on bug fixes, bug isolation, and resolution
  • Deliver timely verification of fixes in response to generation of bugs
  • Advocate, develop and deploy new testing/automation tools and concepts

Qualifications and Requirements

  • 2+ years in a software/hardware 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
  • Able to write scripts that help debug and validate
  • Familiar with defect and test case tracking using tools
  • Familiarity with Ranorex or other GUI automation framework is a plus
  • Possess a willingness and ability to adapt to new processes, ideas, and concepts

Core Competencies

  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to communicate professionally across the organization
  • Excellent organizational, planning, presentation, troubleshooting, and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality and professionalism
  • Strong attention to detail and exceptional customer support
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • 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