Network Engineer in Solution Test

Posted on 6/1/2024

Arista Networks

Arista Networks

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides cloud networking and AI-driven solutions

Data & Analytics


Vancouver, BC, Canada

Required Skills
Computer Networking
  • Masters degree in telecommunications, computer engineering, computer networking
  • 3+ years of experience in a System test or Solution test role, handling complex end-to-end environments
  • Highly detailed working knowledge of layer 2 and layer 3 technologies such as IP forwarding, IP multicast, OSPF, BGP, VXLAN, MPLS, eVPN, ECMP, VRRP, STP, RSTP, MST, PVST+, Ethernet link aggregation, LACP, etc
  • Detailed working knowledge of layer-2/3-switch administration, including industry-standard CLI and SNMP interfaces
  • Familiarity with Linux tools such as ping, traceroute, tcpdump, ifconfig, ip link, ip route, arp, /proc/net, /proc/sys/net, vmstat, netstat, ttcp, iperf, and strace
  • Some familiarity with scripting languages such as Python or TCL
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Strong drive to improve quality and curiosity to learn new technologies
  • Able to operate with a high degree of independence, driven by an internal desire to succeed at the challenge of breaking our products
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders to understand requirements and expectations
  • Plan and build network topology for testing use cases
  • Configure hardware, features, and tools to emulate required environment
  • Execute exhaustive test plan focusing on weaker areas, performance, and scale
  • Troubleshoot failures and performance issues, work on root cause analysis and bug documentation
  • Communicate results to stakeholders, provide feedback and recommendations for improvements
  • Interact with sales team and customers, handle ad-hoc requests and run demos
  • Collaborate with peers to cross-train on new technologies and improve team effectiveness
  • Assist TAC team with escalations reproductions when needed

Arista Networks specializes in data-driven cloud networking for large data center, campus, and routing environments, offering platforms that provide availability, agility, automation, analytics, and security through an advanced network operating stack. Their main technologies include cloud networking, distributed control plane, and AI-driven network identity.

Company Stage


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Santa Clara, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth