Technical QA Analyst/Tester

Instant Connect is a software platform that provides seamless push-to-talk (PTT) connectivity for today’s fast-moving workforces utilizing any mix of mobile, radio, IP, and telephony devices.  Our next-gen platform is fully device-independent, letting your workforce communicate any way they want sharing both voice and data.

Instant Connect is part of the Dillon Kane Group (DKG) portfolio of affiliated companies and businesses (dillonkane.com).  DKG is an established, trusted name in enterprise software, technology, and business, located at 222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2800, Chicago, Illinois.

Role

We are looking for a Technical QA Analyst/Tester to join our high-performing team with strong testing skills and initiative to drive quality with little supervision and have a strong work ethic to work in agile CI/CD environment. This person may be local to Chicago, or work remotely with our collocated Sales, Product, and Engineering Teams.

Responsibilities

  • Patch Server/Static Reflector with daily builds
  • Geo/Multi node Failover testing
  • ICEOS integrated with telephony (Test daily builds from App Center) Validate ICE OS and Airgap ISO (ICE is Instant Connect Enterprise)
  • Singlenode/Multinode Geo Manual spot check tests while Load test is running

Qualifications

  • Linux/Kubernetes background
  • 3+ years browser/desktop applications
  • Must know the following tools: Jira, Slack, Confluence TestFlight, App Store, App Center, Linux user level familiarity
  • Containers (Kubernetes, KubeSpray, Docker, K3s)
  • Git, Bitbucket, Bitbucket Pipelines
  • Dashboard, Modeling (Grafana, Kibana, Loki, ElasticSearch, Fluentd, Prometheus)
  • Security (Nginx, SSL, PKI infrastructure; X.509 certificates, CertManager)
  • Load testing using Javascript
  • Kubernetes Clusters
    • Deployment using Helm Chart
    • Performance tuning (metrics, logs, dashboards, etc.)
    • Data movement between clusters
    • Storage (Rancher, VMWare, OpenEBS, Longhorn)

Bonus

  • Cloud Provider terminology and deployment models (on-prem, public cloud, and hybrid)
  • Linux; shell scripting and network admin
  • Hands on testing of “Push to Talk” applications and Voice over IP, IP Networking