Performance Test Engineer - Python and API

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    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits

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    Monica Rodrigues

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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Global Financial Services Firm is hiring for a Performance Test Engineer with experience in Python and APIs. This is a permanent role based in the City and the salary ranges from £60K - £75K. You will be based in the London office with a hybrid work pattern of 2 days in the office and 3 days working from home.

Responsibilities include working closely with the development team to understand features and technical implementation. You will focus on driving performance testing and helping create new cutting-edge automation frameworks. Automation Testing using Python and APIs is essential for this role.

Responsibilities include:

- Be involved in all aspects of Performance Testing, ideally be the SME within the team responsible for this area.
- Volume and Performance Testing (Load Testing, Stress Testing, Capacity Planning)
- Reliability and Availability Testing of a release
- Use of JMeter
- Contribute to Test Tool Development
- SQL Scripting
- DevOps and Agile methodologies
- Experience in CI/CD
- Participate in the three amigos sessions with development and product teams to ensure all activity is aligned

Skills required:

- 5+ years of QA Testing with significant experience in Performance Testing and in particular automation testing using Python
- Experience in working within Cloud-based environments, ideally AWS
- Experience with tools such as Selenium, Cucumber / Gherkin / Zephyr, GitLab
- Experience using Jira
- Experience in Automating Front-End, Back-end and API Testing
- Good Working knowledge of SQL knowledge

Please apply for immediate interview!

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