NFT Performance Test Lead (with experience in Informatica, ETL, DWH)

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
n.a
Duration:
4/6 months
From:
SidTech LTD
Location:
Dublin
Published at:
06/02/2015
Country:
flag_no Ireland
Project ID:
915779

Warning
This project has been archived and is not accepting more applications.
Browse open projects on our job board.

Key responsibilities (please specify if the position is an individual one or part of a team):

  • Lead and Team Player - Take end to end responsibility for the Performance test solution through execution to reporting.
  • Technical Lead, Support and Co-ordinate Performance Testers onshore and offshore
  • Create the Performance Test Plan from the Technical Design
  • Lead the script development, tools setup/configuration, execution, analysis and report the Plan
  • Perform Performance POC
  • Hands-on script development, updates and enhancements
  • Execute the Plan on time
  • Raise Defects
  • Perform Technical Analysis
  • Provide Daily, Weekly and Project Closure Reports

- Supervisory/Managerial responsibilities (please specify if the position will have persons reporting to it):

  • Lead the team in a multivendor environment.
  • Creative problem solver who can recommend methods of testing various types of applications.
  • Motivate Team Members, Client facing experience.
  • Report to NFT&OAT Project Manager
  • Project report to the Test Manager
  • Performance Technical Lead for Performance Test Architect, Project Managers, Development Architects, Development Leads, Test Managers, Testers
  • Define the daily tasks utilizing a Technical Performance Test Framework, process, criteria, templates, tools and standards
  • Work in an Agile and Waterfall development, service delivery environment
  • Collaborate with service partners and suppliers to deliver projects to high quality, on time.

Key Skills/Knowledge:

  • Strong Technical Performance Test Leadership
  • Strong Communicator
  • Strong Co-ordinator
  • Data Warehouse ETL process Performance Test Experience with multiple data sources
  • Hands on ETL tools (Informatica PowerCenter) experience
  • Batch job execution via Control-M
  • ETL environments data analysis tools experience
  • Experience working with Teradata platform and infrastructure
  • DB Performance Tuning, SQL profiling, Trace Analysis, Query Plan Analysis, Contention/Locking Analysis, I/O analysis and distribution, Bottleneck analysis.
  • SQL Teradata SQL Assist, Teradata Studio or Teradata BTEQ
  • Strong Experience with Infrastructure Monitoring tools
  • Strong Understanding of Performance testing and End to End to Application Systems on test and Production scale environments
  • Experienced Performance load testing Performance, Optimization, Reliability, Endurance, Soak, Scalability, Capacity
  • Working knowledge of Main Frame Integration, MWS, Network layers, VM Servers, load balancing, high availability and clustering
  • IBM-AIX, Windows OS fundamentals
  • Shell Scripts, cron jobs Fundamentals
  • Batch Scheduling & Execution Fundamentals
  • Interpret Application & System logs
  • Vi Editor
  • Database SQL Queries (RDBMS - Oracle, DB2)
  • Understanding Networking concepts (Failover, Resilience, Failback)
  • Basic understanding Application Security (eg Role based Security)
  • Ability to run Diagnostics (Application, MWS & DB layers)
  • Team Player. Work hand-in-hand with Non-Functional and Infrastructure Test team members
  • Honesty and High Integrity
  • Courteous, Respectful and Timely
  • Capable of Performance testing in Ambiguity
  • Experience Performance testing in a Waterfall and Agile model

Experience required:

8 to 10 years of IT experience with at least 5 years NFT experience.