Test Engineer

Location: Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh IN


Requisition Number: 209582

Position Title: Test Engineer (II)

External Description:

Summary Description:

Responsible for supporting security features (TDGSS and Gateway) within the Teradata DBS software on all supported platforms.  Primary responsible will be performing feature testing for the engineering team including understanding the feature specifications early in the development cycle to create test specifications, test cases and test plan members under the guidance of the feature test team lead.  Additional responsibility may include  isolating and resolve problems related to the security features in authentication/authorization and network traffic encryption in general.  Candidate will be expected to work closely with team leader, project manager, team members. 

Education and Experience Requirements:

BS in Computer Science or related field with 2+ year programming and/or software testing experience.

Experience and good understanding of design and implementation of Windows and Unix applications.

Strong C programming skills is required, and a knowledge of Java, Perl a plus.

Experience in architectural design and implementation of client/server applications and network protocols (such as TCP/IP) desirable.

Ability to understand product features and functionalities from design documents and analyzing code modules, execute testing according to test plan and document results with some supervision.

Experience working in Unix/Linux and Windows environments.

Experience working in HP/UX and AIX client environments a plus.

Experience in GSS (Generic Security Services) a plus.

Experience with LDAP and directory services concepts and integration a plus

Experience working with Relational Databases (RDBMS) and SQL a plus. 

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Responsible primarily for the testing of the GTW/TDGSS features.  Additional client platform (such as HP/UX, AIX) supports as needed.

Participate in understanding of feature enhancements and creation of test specifications, cases and plan as needed.  Write technical documents that accurately describe unit test plans and reports.  Execute tests according to approved test plans.

Aptitude for understanding complex software from the functional and technical perspective.

Report progress against objectives on periodic basis 


Individual Contributor

Works with project team members, reports to engineering manager 

Work Environment:

Software Support and Development 

Key Competencies/Skills:

  • Strong programming skills with C.
  • Software debugging experience in Unix and Windows O/S, Linux experience a plus.
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new technology
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to follow documented specifications and plans with some supervision
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Works well in a team environment
    • The following skills are desirable but not required: 
  • SQL
  • Teradata database knowledge
  • Clearcase version control
  • Java, Perl



City: Hyderabad

State: Andhra Pradesh

Community / Marketing Title: Test Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

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