Performance Test Engineer

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Performance Test Engineer

Dublin

Contract

€450-€500

Ref: E2912NL

Job Description

My Financial Services client is looking for a Performance Test Engineer based in Dublin 1

A Performance Test Engineer is now required to deliver performance and load testing of the application suite, as part of the Non-Functional Testing work-stream.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deliver performance, load, concurrent user and stress testing on the new suite of applications
  • Understand and analyse the non-functional requirements from business
  • Analyse the critical business scenarios
  • Design the workload model
  • Develop the test scripts to simulate production load (in-house, on-line)
  • Analyse and propose an appropriate toolset to support test execution, analysis and reporting
  • Enhance scripts by creating/implementing
    • Parameterization
    • Checkpoints
    • Transactions
    • Reusable functions
    • Correlations
    • Actions/Blocks
    • Iterations
    • Pacing
    • Think Time
  • Execute performance tests and monitor results
  • Participate in troubleshooting when issues are identified
  • Provide analysis of performance testing results and provide insights into where optimization opportunities and application inefficiencies exist

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Solid understanding of system environments – shared resources, components and services (CPU/Memory/Storage/Resource Contention)
  • Minimum 3-5 years of hands-on experience with performance, scalability, stress and reliability testing on enterprise scale systems, servicing both internal users and online demand
  • Experience with performance tools (e.g. JMeter)
  • Competency in scripting languages (e.g. Selenium)
  • Experience with interpreting test results through log management tools (e.g. Jenkins)

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in geographically distributed teams.
  • Previous experience in the Financial Services Industry.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work well under pressure and tight deadlines
  • German Language
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