Job: Non – Functional Tester

Title Non – Functional Tester
Categories Technology Contract
Salary £500 per Day – Inside IR35
Location London
Job Information

An urgent 6 month contract opportunity has arisen with a leading Financial Services client for a Non – Functional Tester. You will be working on multiple projects as part of a well-established QA team to test all non-functional aspects of various IT systems and reporting to Non-functional Test lead/QA Programme Manager.

Produce Performance Test scripts and scenarios (automated and manual) in accordance with the documented approach

Execute the performance tests prescribed within the Performance Test Design and document any deviation from the test scenarios as originally defined

Generate test data for load testing

Log the results of the tests and present any extrapolation required to indicate how the application may perform in production environment

Document defects discovered during the running of the tests

Work with Technical Lead and other resources across the development and environments teams to rectify issues encountered during testing and tune the application performance.

Retest any defects raised and fixed.

Report progress to the Non-functional Test lead

Summarise performance testing in the Performance Test Evaluation report

Key Skills:

Preferred – Bachelors or Master’s Degree (IT or Maths although other degrees will be considered)

Strong Scripting experience on Jmeter (preferably with an understanding plugin development in Java) and HP Loadrunner

Ability to build test harness/script using Jmeter or other open source tools for FIX protocol, TCP based Binary messages, and HTTP/Websockets

Strong knowledge of Performance, Capacity, Stress Testing Techniques/Methods/Tools

Good knowledge of Operating Systems, specially Linux and performance tuning of Linux

Good knowledge of relational databases (preferably MS-SQL Server and MySQL) and web Servers (preferably IIS)

Please get in touch ASAP for more information.

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