Performance Test Manager

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PAIGE JORDAN
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Performance Test Manager

A Performance Test Manager is required by our client, a London based banking organisation, to lead and drive the delivery of the performance engineering and testing agenda into the growing number of cross-functional DevOps teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive the implementation and adoption of NFRs and the performance engineering strategy, processes, tools and techniques across Digital onsite teams
  • Lead onsite performance engineering resources and facilitate resource allocations for assigned projects and teams based on demand
  • Lead onsite performance engineering resources and facilitate resource allocations for assigned projects and teams based on demand

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience of managing and coordinating the performance testing and tuning of Java and Web applications, their designs and platforms/infrastructures on which they run
  • Experience in planning, estimating, designing, executing and analysing output from performance tests to satisfy NFRs and the ability to articulate findings and recommendations to technical and non-technical stakeholders including senior management
  • Familiar with tools across the performance engineering discipline, e.g. performance testing tools (such as JMeter, MicroFocus LoadRunner/Performance Center), monitoring/logging tools (such as AppDynamics, New Relic, Splunk) and other performance analysis tools to diagnose and resolve performance issues
  • Candidates with excellent written and spoken communication skills with experience of successfully influencing others, negotiating effectively and winning over audiences with compelling and persuasive presentations

Desirables:

  • Experience of working in an agile environment, "DevOps" team or a similar multi skilled team in a technically demanding function, including use of tools such as Jira and Confluence

If you feel you have the relevant skillset for the job requirements, then please do send your CV over and I shall be in contact.

Many Thanks

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

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