Test Analyst

Job Reference: CWS-0922252

Location: The Netherlands 

Type: Full Time / Contract 

Start date: 24/10/2022

End date: xxxx

Test Analyst

Role: Test Analyst

Type: Contract

Length: Long term

Location: The Netherlands, 3-weeks remote working, 1-week on-site rotation

Job Description

Support development/deployment of various projects by conducting thorough non-functional performance testing of new /updated GUIs and APIs for relevant applications/services running in (Docker) containers. A significant part of the work consists of designing, executing and reporting of performance test scripts using JMeter following the DevOps “continuous testing principle”.

  • Development and execution of Performance/Load Testing, Stress Testing, Endurance Testing, Capacity Testing
  • Definition of performance goals/thresholds/acceptance criteria with related tests
  • Analysis and reporting on performance test executions identifying performance bottlenecks and advising on improvements.
  • Support in definition/definition of test plans regarding non-functional quality characteristics (e.g. technical security, efficiency or reliability)
  • Non-functional testing of ICT infrastructure and data migration projects
  • Creation of large and complex test data sets (structured and unstructured data)and management of test data
  • Support to operational acceptance testing and piloting activities
  • Identification, re-testing of and reporting on defects
  • Reporting of test results

Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor’s level or 3 years of higher education)
  • Minimum 9 years of experience in the area of Software Quality Assurance in the role of Technical Test Analyst.
  • More than 5 years of experience in performance testing of different kinds of systems (web apps, web services, middleware, databases), protocols and technologies (HTTP, REST, gRPC, SOAP, JDBC).
  • At least 1 year of experience working in Kubernetes environments.
  • Ability to define performance goals/thresholds/acceptance criteria with related tests, based on product conditions, standards and regulations

Good knowledge of:

 

  • C# or JAVA programming language or scripting languages (python, groovy) in the context of performance testing.
  • developing and executing Performance/Load Testing, Stress Testing, Endurance Testing, Capacity Testing.
  • Apache JMeter performance test tool for developing, executing and analysing load test scenarios.
  • containerized environments (Kubernetes) including monitoring tools and Open Tracing.
  • networking, load balancers, firewalls, middleware (like queuing systems) and databases.
  • Fluent English language knowledge
  • Max. file size: 16 MB.
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