Performance Benchmark Engineer

Raanana, IL

Job Description / Skills Required

Overview:

Mellanox Technologies is looking for a hands-on marketing minded and natively inquisitive performance engineer to build and lead our cutting edge home grown Ethernet switching technology performance lab.
Responsibilities:

The switch performance engineer will be operating a benchmark lab for Mellanox and 3rd party data center switch equipment and be part of the switch product Marketing team.
Cooperate with R&D, Architecture and sales teams in order to define and execute comprehensive and beneficial benchmark reports on a regular basis and provide both internal and external marketing collateral to the various business teams and decision makers.
Qualifications:

Mandatory:
2 years Proven experience in hands-on testing organizations.
Self-driven, problem solving, team player attitude
Capable of defining relevant test scenarios and the lab setup that matches it
Familiarity with standard office tools to create a coherent and meaningful report of results and conclusions
Good written and verbal and presentational communications skills

Advantage:
Be familiar with switching and routing principles and protocols.
Be familiar with Ethernet as a technology.
Be familiar with Data center applications and capable of stretching application to the highest network requirements.
Proven experience in generating marketing collateral of any form.
Be familiar with packet based test equipment the likes of Ixia, Spirent
Experience with non-Mellanox routing/switching devices
Engineering degree
CCNA CCIE certification