VMware Dataplane Development Test Staff Engineer in Chennai, India


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VeloCloud is solving IT’s problem of cost effectively provisioning branch, SMB and mobile users with both high performance and controlled access to Public and Private Cloud Applications. As applications and services migrate from local sites and Data Centres to the cloud, access over fixed and mobile broadband becomes critical. Existing solutions are suited for larger, IT supported sites accessing enterprise Data Centres over private, dedicated networks.

Learn Fast, Trust each other, Have Fun. That embodies the culture of VeloCloud.


  • Understanding the key requirements, functional and design specification for the control and data plane feature and perform end-end testing and automate the feature

  • Documentation of the test plan and diligently follow the QA process

  • Identify test gaps and help close the gaps. Suggest process improvements and drive it to completion

  • Closely work with Cross functional team for both understanding of the feature and also get the test plans reviewed

  • Automate test cases on top of existing infrastructure to reduce manual effort


  • 8-12 years of QA experience

  • Good knowledge of L3 Routing, Routing protocols, VPN, IPSEC, WAN Architecture

  • Hands on Experience in system level testing and performance testing of TCP/IP stack, QoS, L4-L7 proxy devices or applications like wan optimization devices, server load balancers and/or caching devices preferred

  • Experience in testing with one of more of the protocols like SSL/TLS, HTTP, HTTPS, SNMP, TCP, UDP, RTSP/RTP, VoIP, Videos preferred.

  • You should have excellent problem solving and debugging skills required for QA

  • You should have automation experience in Python/TCL/Perl. Python Preferred.

  • Experience of performance analysis, benchmarking, and trouble-shooting including data gathering, scalability testing, and system profiling is an advantage.

  • Familiar with one of the major server virtualization products (ESXi, KVM, XEN, AWS)

  • BS/BE/Masters in Computer Science from IIT/NIT/Tier1-2 colleges

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail.

  • Desire to work in an exciting environment, working on interesting projects and delivering new technologies and products to the marketplace.

  • Able to demonstrate effective teamwork both within the immediate team and across teams.

  • Excellent communication (written & spoken) skills

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