Director of Software Testing for Network Products

Are you excited about being a key element in a team building products that customers love? Do you have strong knowledge of TCP/IP networking? Scripting or programming experience? The desire to lead a team? We are looking for people like you!

You’ll direct the test team and work with the software development team to perform quality assurance and software testing for our network optimization product line. XipLink’s products are globally deployed in wireless networks to enhance the performance and efficiency of our customers’ services. The XipLink team includes world class experts in networking, protocols and FreeBSD and we are looking for candidates with a passion for learning and a genuine focus on delivering excellent products to join our team.

Knowledge and/or experience in TCP/IP networking is a must and exposure to satellite, wireless or cellular technologies is a plus. These roles typically require 7 or more years of relevant experience but any candidates who can demonstrate the necessary skills and ability will be considered.

Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or Equivalent

Key Skills

  • Good managerial and communication skills: Ability to effectively communicate and manage. Coordinate tasks and provide information to testers, developers, product manager and operational team - be fluent in written and spoken English.
  • Flexible and adaptable with changing priorities: Ability to understand different priorities in order to assist team in effective time management in a dynamic environment.
  • Have collaboration and team building skills

Technical capabilities

  • Experience in senior test/QA roles, ideally with previous team leadership or management experience such as a test team lead or test manager.
  • High attention to detail and demonstrated experience in software testing and QA a major plus.
  • Knowledge and/or hands-on experience with TCP/IP networking.
  • Knowledge of IP networking, routing and dynamic routing protocols, Cisco experience a plus.
  • Understanding and configuration of networking technologies such as QoS, firewalls, NAT a plus.
  • Experience with FreeBSD or Linux operating systems, including installation, configuration and scripting.
  • Good understanding of the software development life cycle and code versioning.
  • Scripting and programming experience.

Location: Plateau district, Montréal, QC. Great office view overlooking the mountain! Parking nearby provided if needed.

Benefits and bonus package available.

4200 St. Laurent Blvd, Suite 1010, Montréal, Quebec H2W 2R2