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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Pune


Performance Test Engineer Tech Lead - 90213676
Primary Location:IN-Maharashtra-Pune
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:5 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
Job Title:
Performance Test Engineer Tech Lead
Location: Pune
Grade: AVP

Performance Test Engineer is responsible to work with multiple business aligned scrum teams conducting performance based testing, engineering and monitoring activities.   The engineer will work with the scrum teams and members from a central Performance Engineering team to test the performance of the systems, documenting issues and work with whomever it takes to determine root cause of any issues.   The measure of success is preventing any significant performance problems from hitting Production at a large scale. 


Your Role
·       Work closely with Business, development groups and architects to orchestrate, conduct and participate in line of business performance testing and analysis to ensure performance, stability and scalability of applications

·       Utilize diagnostic and monitoring tools like CA Wily Introscope, AppDynamics etc. to measure, detect, isolate and resolve performance issues found during application development performance testing
·       Able to instrument Java calls/Methods on AppDynamics for performance testing and able to migrate the calls to monitor the applications calls performance in production systems
·       Report on the possibilities of performance failures and make sound decisions for next steps
·       Measure, monitor and capture required infrastructure & application performance metrics, logs and reports
·       Measure results against business and technical requirements.
·       Develop and validate test scripts against business unit-of-work requirements and scripting best practices
o   Strong skills with Load Runner/HP Performance Center required script creation using VuGen for Web (HTTP/HTML), Web services, etc. protocols (as applicable) to emulate the application. All scripts are to be appropriately correlated, parameterized, with any check points, think time need to be added, etc.
o   Build custom code with the C programming language to make scripts robust and dynamic.
o   Review scripts with Performance Engineering Team and/or business team. Determine and validate system functions and user patterns. Build usage models based on these inputs.
·       Prioritize and manage multiple initiatives supporting multiple lines of business
·       React accordingly to various challenges before, during and after application performance testing engagements
·       Collaborate with Business/Developers on the delivery of results

·       Work with senior engineers to recommend resolutions for the application going live in production

Essential Skills
·       Experience with Performance testing of .NET/J2EE Applications.
·       Solid LoadRunner scripting experience.
·       Prior experience with Tuning/optimization of .NET/J2EE Applications
·       Programming experience in C, C++, Java or Python is a Must
·       Build, Leverage and Maintain effective alliance with Business/Development team.
·       Experience with Agile Software development methodologies and able to adapt him/her-self with the fast pace environment.
·       Strong experience with monitoring tools like CA Wily Introscope, HP Diagnostics, 
AppDynamics, New Relic, Dynatrace, vmstat, iostat, htop etc.
·       Experience with testing applications on cloud based environment like Amazon Cloud (AWS), MS Cloud (Azure), etc.
·       Experience with testing DB’s like Mongo, Maria DB and Oracle DB’s
·       B.S in computer science or related field experience

Desirable Skills
·       Conceptual Understanding / hands on Unix, Linux, AIX, VMware, Web logic, Tomcat, SQL Server, Oracle, etc.
·       Prior experience/knowledge working with Banking Domain/Application
·       Prior experience with Tuning/optimization of .NET/J2EE Applications
·       Experience in writing simple monitoring and data extraction tools in Java, Python, and/or Unix shell 
·       M.S in computer science is a plus

About Us
Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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