Experience and Qualifications
B.E./B.Tech. or M.C.A. from a reputed University
10 + years of hands on experience in performance testing, analysing application performance and performance engineering space
Hands on experience on HP Loadrunner (preferred), JMeter
Experience handling large testing teams in both Shared Service model as well as in Productised teams
Proven record of achievements in testing teams
Knowledge of monitoring, profiling and tuning tools e.g. CA Wily, HP Diagnostics, New Relic, I3, HP Openview, J-probe, Optimize-IT, SQL Power Tools, TOAD
Able to accurately analyse performance test results and present results and analysis in both technical and business language
Good knowledge of Websphere and its performance counters
Good Knowledge in J2EE technology
Good knowledge around thread dump analysis, heap dump analysis and AWR reports
Strong knowledge and working experience of Capital Markets and Fund management.
Knowledge of Agile software development life-cycle methodologies
Exposure to testing tools such as, ALM, Quality Center, Selenium, QTP, Jira etc.
Is adept at doing POCs and building/ideation of custom utilities
Experience of working with multi-cultural and geographically disparate teams
HP LoadRunner, ISEB/ISTQB certification or equivalent
Exposure to testing mobile applications / apps
Experience in Performance tuning will be desirable
Exposure to a varied environments and products like:
J2EE technologies and the WebSphere family of products
C++/.NET and the Microsoft environment
Web Services, SOAP, XML messaging etc.
Responsible for understanding the delivery approach, and strategic initiatives, in order to define appropriate test strategies and approaches.
Define and implement performance vision for the testing function
Deliver projects in the performance testing space and ensure delivery efficiency
Define testing methodologies & implement tooling best practices for continuous improvement and efficiency.
Understand business scenarios in depth to define workload modelling for different scenarios
Compliment architecture community by providing inputs & pursue implementation suggested for optimization
Define methodologies to strive towards decoupling test cases with humongous data preparation activities.
Competency to manage testing for highly integrated system with multiple dependencies and moving parts.
Define metrics, practices, processes, reports and tools to ensure delivery is managed
Competency management for testing practice
Knowledge and stakeholder management
Implement steps to improve test levels
Ensure testing standards, process, procedure and methodology are adhered to.
Maintain a detail functional understanding of the key business systems and future developments.