Send me more jobs like this

Performance Testing Lead

Keywords / Skills : Performance Testing, Loadrunner, Load testing, Functional testing, Automation testing, Performancetest, QTP, Manual testing

8 - 10 years
Posted: 2019-11-13

IT/Computers - Hardware & Networking
IT/Computers - Software
Internet Service Provider
Posted On
13th Nov 2019
Job Ref code
Job Description
The Offer
  • Leadership role with responsibility for all performance engineering & testing
  • Opportunity within a well established regional IT services firm
The Employer
Our client is a well established IT Services firm offering services and solutions in infrastructure management, enterprise testing, application development & support and IT process automation. They are now looking for a Performance Testing Lead to join their growing team.

The Job
The Performance Testing Lead will overview Performance Engineering and Performance Testing tasks. You will also coordinate within teams and stakeholders for performance testing requirements, performance monitoring and results discussions.

You will be responsible for:
  • Automating the services / APIs replacing the manual process wherever required.
  • Creating real-time scenarios based on the NFR and end to end architecture.
  • Creating performance test scripts based on identified scenarios and optimizing performance runs to maximize test execution time.
  • Troubleshooting issues during test script execution.
  • Constructing performance test scripts in java or other languages to create data load either by inserting/reading data directly to MQ or creating data files for load in the event the same cannot be done through LoadRunner.
  • Providing walkthrough on test results and analysis, showcasing bottlenecks and providing suggestions/recommendations for performance improvement.
  • Proactively following-up with relevant stakeholders to track defect resolution and closure.
The Profile
  • You have at last 8 years of testing background with at least 5 years of experience in LoadRunner / Performance Center script creation, execution and troubleshooting.
  • You have strong experience in performance engineering & testing including (load, volume, stress, capacity and scalability.
  • You possess in-depth knowledge and working experience with HP LoadRunner, Performance Center, Wiley, HP Site scope, Splunk, CA APM and other latest Performance Engineer & testing tools and Open Source performance testing tools (Apache JMeter & Gatling).
  • You are experienced in using monitoring tools like HP Site scope, HP Diagnostics, Dynatrace, Zabbix and Grafana and you are good at test results analysis, defect identification and triaging skills.
  • You are able to drive towards root cause analysis of issues and are able to correlate data across load runner, web/app server/Db logs to ascertain performance bottlenecks.
  • You possess strong knowledge of SQL, MQ, reading the queues and identifying errors.
  • You have experience working on complex, critical, customer-facing applications.
  • You possess strong understanding of performance testing methodologies and best practices.
  • You have experience in Agile tools like Confluence / JIRA.
  • You have good communication and presentation skills, along with strong collaboration and relationship management skills.
  • You can identify long-running queries and connections leaks during the load test.
  • Experience with performance testing on Banking applications, especially channels and Mobile applications would be preferred.
  • Experience with one or more coding language (Java/JavaScript/Perl) with some development background will be an advantage.
  • Knowledge of Functional Test Automation would be an added advantage.

About Company

Snaphunt is a predictive hiring platform that finds and matches talent to jobs for a skill and personality fit. We help people find jobs they love and companies hire employees who stay longer
Similar Jobs
View All Similar Jobs

Walkin for you