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Senior Performance Test Engineer

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Recruiter: Deerfoot
Listed on: 12th October 2019
Location: Dubai
Salary/Rate: £4500 - £9500
Type: Contract

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Contract Performance Test Engineer - Dubai - 20,000 AED - 45,000 AED Monthly (Multiple positions available at various levels)

Long term contract

A number of opportunities for Contract Performance Test Engineers have arisen to work for a prestigious organisation based in Dubai. As a Performance Engineer you will be responsible for creating and executing software performance testing strategies for mobile applications. You will be responsible for providing diagnostic information on production and test performance results. This position will play a key role in automating processes to improve productivity in testing and engineering practices. This position requires an individual with a strong programming background, analytical abilities and multitasking skills to work in a collaborative environment towards resolving complex problems.
Role Responsibilities:
*Define the performance testing strategy and approach
*Measure and effectively report the performance of our products and architecture
*Help in redefining how quality is achieved in the modern software lifecycle
*Work across several teams to help improve the performance of our systems
*Help shape and improving quality processes at all levels through automation
*Lead/contribute to engineering efforts, from planning and organization to execution and delivery in relation to tools and testing.
*Design and build performance testing frameworks
Key Skills:
*Highly skilled at Performance Engineering, profiling and tuning. Proficient with APM tools such App dynamics, DynaTrace, New Relic etc. as well as Code Profilers to detect performance issues
*Expertise in reviewing architecture and design principles, and providing recommendations for improving application/system performance. Advanced knowledge of architecture and design concepts, including latest trends in technology
*Highly skilled in commercial and open source load testing tools like HP Load Runner, HP Performance Centre, jmeter, Gatling, Taurus etc.
*Expertise in client side performance analysis tools like WebPageTest, GTmetrix, YSlow and other tools to asses Page Performance
*Sound knowledge of log analytics tools like Splunk for Infrastructure and Application monitoring
*Advanced knowledge in Performance Testing Apps on Mobile Devices and Simulators. Thorough knowledge of android profiler and IOS instruments
*Deep knowledge of Relational and No-SQL Databases, and identifying and fixing DB related issues. Ability to understand and analyse AWR reports
*Vast knowledge in building Workload models for complex systems using analytics and user-pattern analysis
*Hands-on operational experience working with UNIX and Windows environments, and troubleshooting environment, OS or configuration related issues
*Expertise in working with large cloud service platforms and solutions (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, etc.)
*Thorough knowledge of DevOps and how Continuous Performance Testing can be implemented using Load testing Tools, APM tools, code profilers etc.
*Proficient in at least one coding/scripting language

We are keen to build strong relationships with IT consultants based on providing a transparent and supportive service. Now in our 18th year we pay promptly and are a stable contracting partner in good financial health. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906). We never send your CV without your email authorisation.