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Senior DVT Engineer

Description

Our Mission

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

Disruption is at the core of our technology and on our way of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. We’re changing the nature of work from benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.

Your Career

Palo Alto Networks is seeking a Senior Design Validation Test Engineer to join the Hardware Validation Test Team, with a result-oriented, self-motivated product and test expert and debugging solid skills.

This senior individual will work collaboratively with the cross-functional product design team to validate industry-leading hardware platforms. As the Design Validation Test Engineer, you will work with the Component Engineering Team, Software Platform Engineering Team, Diagnostic Engineering Team, and Manufacturing Test Engineering Team. In addition, you would have extensive experience in EVDT, NEBS, Optics Qualification, and Component Qualification.   

Your Impact

  • Create and implement an EDVT test plan for all NGFW/SDWAN products
  • Will work with optics vendors and perform optics qualification and rebranding efforts for all QSFP-DD, SFP-DD, QSFP28, SFP28
  • Self-starter, team player, representing hardware engineering to provide technical advice in hardware validation
  • Execute, Qualify and Approve second source components
  • Be able to perform physical signal measurements, power measurements, and thermal measurements, and understand the hardware architecture
  • Guide and support all cross-functional teams from QA to Tech Support
  • Own and maintain the component qualification process at the contract manufacturing facility
  • Develop, and Continuing enhance validation methodology in both design and manufacturing

Your Experience

  • Experience in product sustaining efforts, which include PCBA respin bring up
  • Familiar with clock circuits, power circuits, power sequencing, CPLD, I2C, SPI, and PCIe buses
  • Understand GR63 and GR1089
  • Expert in using the external traffic generator Ixia, or Spirent, and creating internal PRBS traffic using the controller application
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Experience in Linux and Python scriptings
  • Hands-on rework experience is a plus

The Team

Our engineering team is at the core of our products and connected directly to the mission of preventing cyberattacks. We are constantly innovating — challenging the way we, and the industry, think about cybersecurity. Our engineers don’t shy away from building products to solve problems no one has pursued before.

We define the industry instead of waiting for directions. We need individuals who feel comfortable in ambiguity, excited by the prospect of a challenge, and empowered by the unknown risks facing our everyday lives that are only enabled by a secure digital environment.

Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.

Palo Alto Networks is evolving and changing the nature of work to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks. And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at accommodations@paloaltonetworks.com .

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

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