Title: Validation Engineer
Location: Round Rock, TX
Duration: 12+ months
• Deep understanding of Server/Storage products, including devices and technologies such as Server BIOS and BMC, Dell iDRAC, PCIe Switches, NVMe and SAS/SATA drives, GPGPUs, PDUs, Serial Switches, etc., and deployment / management tools and capabilities.
• Have good understanding of Linux and Windows environments and applicability of solutions based on Linux and Windows environment on top of enterprise class dense and traditional server platforms.
• Work with the development teams to triage and root cause firmware issues
• Strong experience in embedded development testing of server control and management systems. Deep understanding of Linux and strong working understanding of BIOS/BMC and iDRAC Firmware.
• Extensive electrical and protocol knowledge of the following standards: SAS/SATA, PCIe, DDR3/4, I2C, NCSI, Ethernet, Fibre Channel is a plus
• Working independently under aggressive timelines.
• Strong experience analyzing requirements, functional specifications, design specifications and other technical documentation
• Competent technical communication skills
• Can handle technical ambiguity
• Applicant has strong multitasking skills.
• Strong knowledge of scripting languages such as Python/Bash.
Day to Day Activities
Validation work. Each project typically lasts 2-3 weeks and each contractor will have 2-3 projects at a time. Lab environment, working on a variety of different technologies, usually new technologies.
• Minimum 5 years of test & validation experience
o Storage emphasis a plus
• College degree preferred, but not a deal breaker
8. Work Environment: Lab environment, typically 6-8 engineers in the lab
9. Selling Points: Chance to work on a variety of different technologies, usually new technologies
10. Team Size: Typically 6-8 engineers in the lab
Please send me your confirmation that no one else has contacted you for this position apart from APN Team.
Thanks and Regards,
APN Software Services, Inc.
39899 Balentine Drive, Suite 385, Newark, CA 94560