Senior QA Engineer – Threat Simulator at Keysight Technologies (DC-0032)

Threat Simulator is a live production Threat Protection, Data Security, Visibility validation product. It will allow customers to execute assessments between zones, providing a score. It will also perform validation between to zones, letting the customer know strengths and weaknesses found. They can then run continuous validations that will update with latest intelligence findings from the ATI team. The customer will be guided with recommendations, and mitigation techniques when known, for them to act.

As a Senior QA Engineer in Keysight’s Threat Simulator team you will be testing the infrastructure to run attack techniques used in our products that help keep our customers secure. You will be testing software and content for globally deployed systems in the hybrid cloud and on premise and working with a team of elite engineers and security researchers to save the universe from cyber security attacks and the bad guys who take advantage of the Internet for personal gain.

Currently we are a senior team of 15 working in an Agile environment with a strong emphasis on communication.

Role Responsibilities

  • Analyze user stories, use cases and customer requirements

  • Build testing strategy/plan and translate that strategy into test cases

  • Build/enhance automation test libraries to validate content (audits & associated metadata, strikes,
    applications) using Python/Robot

  • Create MITRE and other security standards compliant checks to analyse generated metadata and traffic

  • Debug automated regression test cases. Ensure daily regression setups are up to date and maintained

  • Set up, configure, troubleshoot network equipment, endpoints and virtual software editions.

  • Follow QA procedures for delivering software each release

  • Participate in daily QA and Dev meetings

To be successful you should have good work experience with:

  • Scripting/programming experience (python medium level)

  • Linux medium level

  • Jenkins basic level

  • Virtualization (VMWare ESXI) basic level

  • Experience with cloud services and distributed applications

  • Experience with Jira, Agile, CI/CD, Git

  • Proven communication skills in highly dynamic work environments

  • Proactive attitude

Nice to have:

  • Experience with Web applications development, Cloud serverless architectures, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with data structures, algorithms and performance optimizations

How will this project benefit you?

  • You will test security content used to assess customer’s security posture
  • You will learn and use networking protocols and understand better how the internet and endpoint security are working.
  • You will have the flexibility to define and innovate new ways of testing security related content to assure both functionality and relevancy.

Keys words:

Python, RESTAPI, Azure, AWS Cloud, Splunk, Git, Perforce, Jira, VMware, TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS


An attractive employee benefits package which covers personal and professional development tools, medical subscription for employee and family, flexible working hours, work from home, competitive salary package based on performance, access to sport activities, free fruits and vegetables, tea and coffee and others.

About Keysight:

Keysight is on the forefront of technology innovation, delivering breakthroughs and trusted insights to the world’s visionaries and innovators in electronic design, testing, manufacturing, and optimization. Our ~14,000 employees create world-class solutions in wireless communications, 5G, automotive, quantum, aerospace, defense, and semiconductor markets for customers in over 100 countries.

Our culture:
We’re recognized as a Great Place to Work across the globe due to our robust culture and dynamic working environment. Our global team acts as “One Keysight,” using collaboration, inclusivity, and integrity to advance technology.

We’re driven and curious, and we value all ideas, especially bold ones. And our strong culture extends far beyond our own walls. We leverage our corporate social responsibility framework to support our communities, nurture the next generation of engineers, and promote environmental sustainability.

Our technical solutions – and our methods for creating them – help connect and secure the world. Learn more about what we do and how we do it.

More info on our products can be found here and here.

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Orange Romania is part of the Orange Group, one of the largest global telecommunications operators that connects hundreds of millions of customers worldwide. With over 11 million local customers and an annual turnover exceeding 1.5 billion euros, Orange Romania connects 1 in 2 Romanians and offers an extensive range of communication solutions for both individual and corporate customers, from basic connectivity services to complete mobile, fixed internet, TV packages, and complex IT&C solutions through Orange Business

Orange Romania is the number 1 operator in terms of network performance, and also holds nine consecutive Top Employer certifications, which confirm that Orange Romania, in addition to the remarkable products and services it offers, pays special attention to its employees and working environment. In the past 3 years Orange has launched two 5G Labs in Bucharest and Iasi, that aim to support researchers, startups and companies to test their 5G solutions in advance. 

In addition, Orange is a long-term supporter of the startup ecosystem through the Orange Fab accelerator program designed to support entrepreneurs in the development of innovative products and their distribution locally and internationally.

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