Performance Tester - Contract - 6 months

Performance Tester - Contract - 6 months
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England, UK Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear GBR NE27 0QQ
Job Ref: 50211362
Sector: Consulting & advisory
Date Added: 14 January 2021

Performance Tester - Contract - 6 months

We are currently recruting for 6 Performance Tester's to join our client who is a consultancy company based in Newcastle on an initial 6 month contract.

Due to the sensitivity of this project the successful Performance Testers will need to be on-site.

This contract is deemed Inside IR35 so will require the successful candidates to operate via an Umbrella company.

Skills & Experience required:

  • Demonstrate experience of test tooling and technologies, employing industry standard best practices for non-functional Testing.
  • Identify issues and risks, escalating and provide mitigating actions.
  • Prepare / review non-functional test scripts, test data and expected results.
  • Demonstrate experience in extrapolation of results and present easy read reports.
  • Skilled in Operational Test activities such as Resilience & Failover.
  • Skilled in Performance Tooling such as JMeter, Neo Load, Rational Perf Tester or Workload Scheduler.
  • Conversant in Analytics Tooling such as Splunk, Google Analytics, Grafana or Kibana.

We'd like to work with you if you have....

  • A proven track record of testing software developments in a structured environment.
  • A complete understanding of the Defect Management lifecycle.
  • Experience in Defect Tooling such as JIRA, Bugzilla or HP ALM.
  • Ability to working in a changing environment, adapting to changing requirements and priorities at short notice.
  • Technical skills; understanding of system architecture components such as application servers, databases and web services.
  • Experience in writing non-functional Test Strategies, Test Plans, Test scripts.

Not required, but it would be awesome if you had...

* Experience in managing teams and/or across multiple projects and/or geographical location

If this role is of interest and you would like to know more then please apply now.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

13/02/2021 15:00:15
Contact Consultant:
Alexandra Bainbridge

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