QA Performance Engineer

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    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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    Jon Green

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    3 months ago

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QA Performance Engineer - Nottingham - Financial Services - Competitive Salary + Excellent benefits
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced QA Performance Engineer to join a new team within a globally recognised blue-chip organisation. If you are enthusiastic and passionate about technology, eager to learn new skills and technologies, looking to join a thriving and growing business with plenty of opportunities to progress then we want to hear from you.
The successful QA Performance Engineer will be responsible for the performance and non-functional requirements gathering, building performance test strategy and load models. You will help the business ensure their products and APIs are always robust and scalable.
The role:

  • You are responsible for load, performance and feasibility testing software systems, subsystems, networking systems and storage technologies.
  • Understands product features, and how their implementation affects product performance.
  • You have experience with automated performance testing tools applied to software, hardware, virtual and cloud systems.
  • You have working knowledge of enterprise applications like mail server, web server, database, and app server.
  • History with conducting and monitoring performance, volume, stress and longevity testing on complex systems and networks.
  • You will work primarily with the performance engineering team but also collaborate with the QA and the development team
  • Perform data analysis when needed to analyze issues in Performance and/or Production environments
  • Analyze data and application changes and document their impact on the performance testing task (test cases, scripting, scenario execution, etc.)
  • Execute, monitor, analyze, and report performance tests

Required Skills:

  • Performance Engineering Skills and Tool
  • Load Simulation - LoadRunner, Jmeter
  • Browser Profiling - Yslow, httpWatc
  • Transaction Trace - dynaTrace, AppDynamics, Introscope
  • DB Analysis - SQL, AWR, OEM
  • Log Analysis - Splunk
  • Capacity Planning - DNT, Splunk Nix

Please note, to be considered for the QA Performance Engineer position, you must have unrestricted authorisation to work in the United Kingdom and you must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including verification of past employment, criminal history and educational background.
For more information on this position please forward your CV
QA Performance Engineer - Nottingham - Financial Services - Competitive Salary + Excellent benefits