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Automation Tester

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Automation Tester - CREQ193987

Performance Engineering SME (min 4 years exp)
Job Profile
Role Purpose
As a PE SME, you will be focusing on performance engineering to ensure system performance, reliability, capacity and scalability of digital applications (based on AWS and On-Prem), develop and maintain performance test strategy and test development in line with the Agile development process.
In this role, you will lead performance testing & engineering efforts for Personal Banking pods and engineering disciplines. The successful candidate also acts as POC for key stakeholders
Principle Accountabilities:
Strong sense of ownership and accountability for quality deliverables and Performance engineering-related activities within the agile development lifecycle.
Design and implement solutions to evaluate and improve performance and scalability of Web Apps / Platforms and platform level applications
Represent Performance Engineering across the project and be accountable for defining, shaping and agreeing on the testing schedules in the context of the whole project schedules
Accountable for the successful launch of scalable Platform Products, Engineering Initiatives, alignment for Cloud deployments
Ability to resolve Performance testing related impediments together with the scrum team/ pods
Provide technical expertise in performance requirements analysis, design, effort estimation, testing and delivery of scalable solutions Ability to engage with senior stakeholders and be able to build effective relationships, trust and understanding through the management of testing and the related risks
Participate in design and architectural review of the Engineering eco-system to voice performance and scalability concerns
Active contribution to evolving the overall Digital/ Channels Transformations Performance Engineering and test strategy
Develop tools and processes to performance test software applications using various industry standard tools to automate simulation of expected user workloads to identify performance bottlenecks with the usage of monitoring tools
Execute and Analyse test results and establish reliable statistical models for response time, throughput, network utilization and other application performance metrics
Ability to build relationships and successful teams located in other geographies and deliver maximum productivity Working in an agile environment, DevOps team or a similar multi-skilled team in a technically demanding function
Jenkins and CI CD Pipelines including Pipeline scripting
Programming and scripting language skills in Java, Shell, Scala, Groovy, Python and knowledge of security mechanisms such as OAuth etc.
Tools like GitHub, Jira & Confluence
Assisting with Resiliency Production support teams and Performance Incident Root Cause Analysis
Ability to prioritize work effectively and deliver within agreed service levels in a diverse and ever-changing environment
High levels of judgment and decision making, being able to rationalize and present the background and reasoning for direction taken
Strong stakeholder management and excellent communication skills.
Extensive knowledge of risk management and mitigation
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Primary Location
Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Job Type
Primary Skills
Years of Experience

MUST to have Skills
Expertise in creating automated tests for UI journyes AND API
Hands on experience in any Java IDE (e.g. Eclipse, IntelliJ)
Strong understanding and hands on experience on Core Java, Maven
Strong understanding and hands on experience on Selenium WebDriver (v3.x), & RESTASSURED
Hands on experience on Cucumber, BDD methodology, Gherkin syntax & TDD
Hands on experience on GIT, Jenkins, JIRA & ConfluenceRequest Response mechanism
Working experience in Agile methodology / SAFe with in sprint automation
Working experience on CI/CD Pipeline concept along with groovy scripting.
Basic knowledge of any cloud based infrastructure platforms, preferably AWS.
Strong written and verbal communication skills


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