Performance Test Lead

Kingfisher IT Services
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Digital is changing the world, starting with the way we shop. Today it’s online shopping and click-and-collect, tomorrow it will be something not yet imagined. It’s a fast-moving world, where fresh ideas are welcome – along with the pace and flexibility to lead the way.

Kingfisher is building a state-of-the-art digital team – a place where digital creators and innovators like you will come together and shape the digital future for more than 23 million home improvement customers in 1,176 stores in the UK and across Europe.

It’s a chance to be part of something new. A chance to do big things in small, close-knit teams. A chance to feel the energy of a small agency – with the financial resources of a major retailer. And a chance to be rewarded for your talent, creativity and energy as well as your time.

The Role

You'll be involved in test scoping for projects/releases, identifying and understanding non-functional requirements, performance & load, response time, SLA's for application/system performance/availability. Design load profiles/models and performance test scenarios, analyse test results and data, identify performance issues, logging them as defects and managing defect while collaborating with different teams on resolutions.

You will be working on identifying opportunities of performance optimisation and improvements, creating core Performance Test Documentation to agreed standards. This is to ensure all the Performance Test Deliverables for programmes/projects are tested in accordance with the company's testing policy, technical policies and procedures are also part of the role. You will have a full understanding of Measures of spread and how to apply these statistical techniques to multiple technologies.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

You'll be experienced working on large testing projects and prior leading teams.

Have extensive knowledge and experience of multiple performance test tools such as

·OATS (Oracle Application Test Suite),



·HP LoadRunner (Performance Center).

You should also be well aware about technologies within Oracle, IBM, Weblogic, SAP, Tomcat, etc.

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