Telecommunications System Test Engineer


Currently we have vacancies for the role of System Test Engineer.
The successful candidates will work in an R&D environment and be part of a team responsible for development of Virtual Access products.

About Us

Virtual Access is an Irish company headquartered in Dublin. We design and manufacture telecommunications equipment for service providers worldwide.
Our technology is used to deliver services to end customers in markets such as financial transactions (automatic teller machine), smart grid and smart metering, public transportation, and national lotteries.
Our product range includes routers that are integral in providing services based on 3G, 4G, WiFi, ADSL, VDSL, Ethernet, M2M, IoT, and VoIP.
Virtual Access sets the standard in the automation of high volume deployment of complex IP services. Our Activator server platform provides the ability to deploy and manage very large number of routers and other network elements with minimal intervention.
We work closely with our customers to tailor innovative solutions that address the problems of end-to-end service delivery and thereby differentiate their business in today’s highly competitive market.


  • Good understanding of TCP/IP and related protocols
  • Interest in and broad knowledge of telecommunications
  • Knowledge of Python would be an advantage
  • CCNA
  • Scripting
  • Knowledge of cyber security and penetration testing would be an advantage
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent communications (both verbal and written)
  • Product/customer focus
  • Knowledge and experience of Linux would be advantageous


  • Recent graduate with an honours degree in computer science or a related subject is required

Please state in your cover letter:
Do you have permission to work in the EU?
Are you currently located in Ireland?
Do you have an honours degree in computer science or a related subject?


A highly competitive salary will be offered to the right people.
In addition, the successful candidates will benefit from generous company pension contributions of up to 12.5% of salary, health insurance and disability insurance.
We offer financial assistance to employees wanting to extend their academic or professional qualifications.
This is a permanent position in a growing company, with excellent benefits.
Some on-call support may be required, for which an allowance will be made.
Salary: €30K-€45K depending on experience