Senior Performance QA Engineer for Testing Center of Excellence (Kyiv)

Kyiv, Amosova, Ukraine

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Ciklum Testing Center of Excellence (TCoE) is a software quality assurance unit in Ciklum, which has been evolved very rapidly for the past 4 years to a mature SQA services provider, concurrently serving up to 30 projects, consisting of 70+ SQA professionals, delivering 5 main service lines.

Our main principles are:

  • People are over processes and hierarchy
  • Flat and open collaboration/communication increases creativity and brings more value to the business
  • Investing in people and innovations ensures your future
  • Reuse and share your experience - Develop best practices, publicize and follow them

Testing Center of Excellence is an optimal environment for your professional involvement and growth.

Testing Center of Excellence is a unique provider of QA Services and QA Consulting in the following areas:

  • Manual Web / Mobile QA Services
  • eCommerce QA Services
  • Automation QA Services
  • Performance QA Services
  • Security QA Services
  • QA Consulting

Testing Center of Excellence Team has the following certificates:

  • QA area - 46 certificates - ISTQB Foundation
  • QA area - 3 certificates - ISTQB Advanced Test Analyst & Test Manager
  • Scrum Master area - 29 certificates - ICAgile Certified Professional
  • Security area - 2 certificate - Offensive Security Certified Professional

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Description

On behalf of Testing Center of Excellence, Ciklum is looking for a Senior Performance QA Engineer to join Kyiv team on a full-time basis.

Responsibilities

  • Determine the performance test requirements and Performance Test strategy;
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining test artifacts (plans, reports, dashboards) and ensuring they meet client’s expectations;
  • Develop scripts and scenarios for performance testing;
  • Execute load, stress, volume and endurance Tests as required;
  • Identify potential and ongoing performance and capacity issues, conduct the corresponding analysis, reporting and recommendations.
  • Train, Mentor and Manage members of the team

Requirements

  • Performance Testing Experience (+2 years);
  • Working experience with on of load testing tools like JMeter, Gatling, HP LoadRunner, Locust, etc.;
  • Working experience in any object-oriented and scripting programming languages (Python, Java, C#, JS, etc.);
  • Ability to set up Performance testing process from scratch and plan performance testing activities throughout SDLC phases;
  • Knowledge of performance bottlenecks and end-to-end performance measures (server response time, throughput, latency, etc.);
  • Working experience with service side monitoring tools (AppDynamics, NewRelic, Graphite etc.);
  • Experience in analyzing the application usage traffic using log parsing or other tools like DeepLogAnalyzer, etc.;
  • Ability to setup and maintain jobs using CI tools i.e. Jenkins;
  • Upper-intermediate English level at least

Personal skills

  • Good analytical skills and great interest towards problem analysis and tuning
  • Good team player, motivated to solve complex tasks
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, self-disciplined and result-oriented
  • Strong attention to details and accuracy

What's in it for you

  • Very close cooperation with client
  • Possibility to propose solutions on a project
  • Dynamic and challenging tasks.
  • Ability to influence project technologies.
  • Team of professionals: learn from colleagues and gain recognition of your skills.
  • Low bureaucracy, European management style.
  • Continuous self-improvement.
  • Trainings
  • ISTQB Certification preparation
  • QA knowledge sharing meetings