Randstad Validation Technician in Hillsboro, Oregon

Validation Technician


Hillsboro, OR

Date Posted:

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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We have a 6 month contract opportunity for a Validation Technician in Hillsboro, OR. This position has the potential to extend to 18 months.

Job Duties:

Set up and configure Desktop, Mobile and Server platforms & Ethernet devices. Install drivers and software for 10/100/1000MB, 10GB and 40GB wired Ethernet controllers, network interface cards, and network devices for functional evaluation/validation and/or customer reported issue reproduction. Communicate and interact with group/product managers, developers, marketing, and other evaluation engineers and technicians. Run prescribed test procedures, accurately document work performed, and submit timely reports.

Required Skills:

  • Windows 7+ and Windows 2008 Server+, Linux (SLES and/or RHEL), and VMWare ESX Operating System experience including all aspects of setup, config, and network troubleshooting

  • Proven experience building and configuring 1Gigabit and 10Gigabit LAN environments

  • Basic understanding of PC system architecture including both client and server platforms

Strong work ethic and team orientation

  • Experience managing and configuring Layer2 and 3 Ethernet Devices

  • Proven technical troubleshooting and problem-solving experience with a passion for learning technologies

  • 3-5 years applicable experience

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Ethernet sniffers and/or protocol analysis

  • Experience with blade server and chassis managed compute environments

  • Test automation/scripting, C/C++ programming, Perl, python, Windows PowerShell

  • Network Performance testing

  • Chariot, Smartbits, IXIA

  • Experience with DOS, uEFI, and Embedded OSes

  • Knowledge of IPMI, vPro out of band manageability technologies

  • Experience or knowledge with NAS, iSCSI, FCoE technologies

  • Experience or knowledge of High Availability computing technologies and RDMA

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