Systems Engineer (Santa Clara, CA)

Job Description

The Systems Engineer is responsible for sustaining existing and new certification programs. Functions include maintaining test plans and test bed equipment; training, qualifying, and auditing authorized test labs; providing technical support to members; reviewing certification results; training WFA staff and contractors; and planning workload and schedules; creating and perform presentations, creating documentation; develop automation scripts; leading other engineers.


  • Maintain test plans. Ensure test plans follow specifications, IEEE standards, best practices, MRDs, WFA policies, etc. Review and introduce new test cases.
  • Responsible for assigned Plugfest and product qualification events for new programs.
  • Maintain test bed equipment. Qualify software fixes. Replace obsolete hardware. Ensure interoperability between devices.
  • Trains authorized test labs. Create training material and presentations. Review lab qualification data. Audit labs.
  • Provide technical support to members. Reproduce issues and provide fixes.
  • Review certification results. Provide feedback on certification system.
  • Provide software support.
  • Train WFA staff and contractors. Be an expert in several certification programs and share that knowledge with other staff members.
  • Plan workload and schedules.
  • Perform special projects as assigned
  • Creating and perform presentations
  • Creating documentation
  • Develop automation scripts
  • Leading other engineers


  • More than three (3) years of experience as a test engineer preferably with hands-on IEEE 802.11 experience
  • Experience in scripting languages like PERL or Python
  • Experience with Wi-Fi test plans/certification platforms a plus
  • Experience with various Linux operating systems a plus
  • Familiarity with Jira a plus
  • Prior supervisory experience a plus


  • BS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or science field with 3 or more years of experience

Salary, Benefits, Etc.

  • Compensation commensurate with education and experience
  • Competitive benefits, including health, dental, vision, 401K
  • Position located in Santa Clara, CA—no relocation

Position located in Santa Clara, CA—no relocation, local candidates only
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