FNZ Performance Test Specialist in Brno, Czech Republic

  • Defining and implementing a Performance Test Strategy, creating Performance Test Plans and Schedules.

  • Communication of Performance Test status and progress.

  • Writing performance test scripts and cases (from Requirement/Functional Specifications and/or User Stories).

  • Executing performance testing in accordance with agreed test cases and test plans.

  • Analyzing performance test results to identify performance degradation / improvement and potential risks.

  • Performance analysis on SQL Server, webservers and Windows-related technologies.

  • Creating management information associated with testing, e.g. dashboards, test summary reports, test coverage metrics etc.

  • Raise defects and provide sufficient detail to enable efficient debugging.

To be considered for this role you will have a keen eye for detail as part of your role will be to review and comment on requirements and design documents, provide estimates for performance testing and to participate in agile testing reviews and collate and report results. The candidate will also provide guidance to developers and consultants with regards to product performance so good communication skills are required. You will have experience in developing in a fast paced environment. You will also have experience of most of the following:

  • Defining and implementing a strategy.

  • Strong design skills and abilities to derive and demonstrate solutions to a problem.

  • Knowledge of software testing and quality assurance practices in software development, including familiarity with test levels, regression tests, and risk-based planning.

  • Advantage is experience with performance test tools. Visual Studio 2015 Enterprise is used.

  • Ability to determine performance requirements from various sources and experience.

  • Ability to create and run performance /Load / Soak /stress tests.

  • Ability to analyse and draw conclusions from test results.

  • Ability to Log well documented defects, risks and issues and monitor progress.

  • Methodical and structured approach to software testing.

  • Web application testing experience.

  • Understanding of software architecture technologies e.g. HTML /.NET/ XML/ Java/Cold fusion/ Web Services / SOAP.

  • Developer skill set

  • Ability to develop test plugins in C#

  • Ability to debug and profile application,

  • Ability to investigate memory leak

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

  • Team Player with the ability to work with business users, developers, business analysts, project managers, database administrators, operating system specialists and other team members.

  • Ability to critically investigate issues in a logical manner supported by a good level of technical skills particularly with Windows and SQL.

  • Self-motivated.

  • Ability to draw conclusions for server and database CPU / memory diagnostic information and reports.

  • Experience in working with colleagues in other locations. (near shore teams).

FNZ is a global financial technology and asset servicing provider which powers the wealth management, administration and custodian platforms for some of the world's leading financial institutions. These customers include life insurers, retail and private banks, asset and wealth managers and financial adviser groups based across the UK, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

We believe that enhancing client engagement, lowering costs, delivering a seamless service and enabling personal solutions are key to helping people achieve their financial goals. We partner with major financial institutions to enable them to provide wealth management services to their clients across direct, intermediated and workplace channels that reflect these principles.

We develop long-term partnerships with our customers to enable them to get to market quickly with a market-leading digital proposition, transform their customer service offering and grow assets under management across multiple distribution channels.

Our customers include AMP, ANZ, Aviva, AXA Wealth, Bank of New Zealand, Fideuram Vita, HSBC, Mercer, National Australia Bank, HSBC, Santander, Santander Asset Management, Standard Life, UBS and Zurich. In all we partner with 42 institutional customers worldwide.

FNZ employs over 1,000 people with offices in Edinburgh, London, Bristol, Brno (Czech Republic), Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sydney, Melbourne and Wellington.

ID: 2017-2562

External Company URL: http://www.fnz.com/