Software Test Engineer - Cache in Toronto at Quantil Networks Canada Limited

Date Posted: 5/3/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Purpose of the Job: To work on the test and development of the next generation of caching for our global content delivery platform. Test new caching capabilities as well as enhance existing ones.


  • Designing test cases based on the product design documents and original requirement
  • Providing feedback on potential design improvements
  • Providing feedback on discrepancy between the implementation and design
  • Interacting with other team members to translate requirements into complete services
  • Automate the test cases in Perl/Python or other languages and integrate them in test framework
  • Implementing test designs using Agile methodology


Job Requirements


  • BS / MS or PhD in Computer Science/Engineering, or relevant engineering/science fields
  • 3+ years’ experience in production coding and designing in any language
  • 3+ years’ experience with Linux systems as a user or administrator
  • 2+ years’ experience running and writing shell scripts
  • 2+ years’ experience in Perl or Python
  • Experienced with test frameworks, such as Jenkins, Robot
  • Familiar with HTTP protocol and know how HTTP server works
  • Familiar with TCP/IP protocol
  • Experienced in software development and test cycles
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
  • Must be self- motivated, hands-on, detail-oriented, have the ability to thrive in a team environment, and perform beyond expectations
  • Experienced in using HTTP Cache servers, such as ATS, Nginx, Varnish, Squid, etc.
  • Excellent communication skills (English) – written and verbal.