Performance Testing Engineer

£40,000 | York | Permanent
Posted 1 year ago

InterQuest are working with a great client based in York, who are looking for an excellent Performance Testing Engineer to work within the QA team in R&D to develop, enhance, support and deliver performance testing suites for our clients product lines.

Duties and responsibilities

Track key benchmark KPI’s
Test Strategies / Planning
Scope of planning - per product / per functional area
Checklists – Definition of done i.e. 100% or x% with agreement coverage
Risk based approach (High / Low)
Designation of product areas by feature / functionality
How to approach specific areas of the application
Create and maintain Performance testing environment. Requires familiarity with IIS, SQL Server, SQL scripting and Windows Server.
Create and maintain Performance tests using Jmeter

Desired Skills and Experience

At least 3 years working in a similar role
You will have experience of working in an agile environment and be able to work successfully on your own and as part of a team.
The ideal candidate will be ISEB certified and have an exposure to TDD/ BDD and performance testing.
The candidate should have a desire to learn complex products.
Self-starter and ability to lead from start to finish
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent personnel and project management skills
Previous experience working with colleagues in a different time zone preferred.
Knowledge of code of ethics regulations and compliance risks ideal but not required.
Technical and Software experience background
Team player with excellent communication
Can produce clear and professional documentation
Any experience in functional test automation for web applications using selenium web-driver is a plus

To be successful, the person in this role must have strong technical knowledge with good decision-making, excellent communication skills, and enjoy working hands-on under pressure. A passion for automation is essential.

To be considered, please email or call 01423 878 678.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Simon Ware
01423 878 905

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