QA Performance Testing Analyst

Employer: QUALITANCE
Domain:
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: > 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 25.04.2018
    Short company description

    We develop revolutionary digital solutions that leverage next generation technologies - AI, blockchain, machine learning, IoT, AR, VR, bringing to life amazing user experiences.

    Requirements

    - Expert in relevant tools such as HP Performance Centre / HP LoadRunner and JMeter
    - Expert in Monitoring tools like AppDynamics, DynaTrace, Sitescope, JConsole/VisualVM
    - QA Automation experience
    - 7+ years of experience in software development, testing and support with minimum 5 years in hands-on Performance Testing
    - Strong experience in software development processes, models, life-cycles and methodologies, with particular emphasis on Agile methodology
    - Excellent skills in Test planning, designing, and test strategy/case/script creation and execution
    - Able to balance scope, quality, effort, schedule and risk at all times
    - Experience with application development and multi-platform architectures, understanding of various client-server technologies that are running in a very complex environment
    - Experience with defect and change tracking, producing performance metrics
    - Ability to influence and indirectly lead / provide thought leadership on performance testing
    - Previous experience working effectively in globally and culturally diverse teams as well as in matrix organisations
    - Good programming skills, like C, Java Script, SQL
    - Fluent in English, verbally and writing

    Nice to have:
    - Continuous Integration: TeamCity or Jenkins
    - Usage of test management tools: Jira, ALM
    - Linux
    - Participation and/or completion in Testing certification programms (Six Sigma, ISTQB, ISEB or tool specific certifications)

    Responsibilities

    - Participate in the hands on test creation / execution / analysis and reporting of non-functional testing activities
    - Writing and ownership of test plan including effort estimation, test cases, test data and environment setup
    - Work on tasks identified in the testing strategy and plan and will coordinate with all team members, including offshore colleagues
    - Identifies and classifies risks as they arise and follows plan for risk response and mitigation
    - Conducts Proof of Concept using technical tools and evaluates ROI and feasibility studies
    - Has a strong ownership of performance testing activities and provides input to the project plan/release plan, defect/change management processes, systems integration, testing tools and processes
    - Performance bottleneck identification, troubleshooting and suggestion of possible solutions
    - Documents test summary, provision of product improvement suggestions and communicates the results
    - Manages / influences key stakeholder expectations and delivers against agreed standards
    - Designs innovative, sustainable solutions which are congruent with the strategic direction of the company
    - Displays robust knowledge of change management tools and techniques to support stakeholders throughout the change curve