Engineer III, Software Quality Assurance


Job title: Engineer III, Software Quality Assurance

Company: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Job description: Job Description

Job description for Band 6 Performance Test Engineer

Actively leading and/or directly supporting planned and unplanned software project releases for eBusiness, shared services, and IT applications initiatives Developing, executing and maintaining scripts, scenarios and other system monitoring tools for automated load/performance testing (which may include capacity, reliability, availability, failover and performance tests), while tracking requirements/SLA coverage for traceability purposes Analyzing application behavior and test results, recording baselines and trend development, reporting software issues and generating status reports for management Analyzing customer usage and transaction statistics to develop effective models and strategies for load/performance testing; contributing to definition of non-functional requirements for projects Training, mentoring and coaching junior Automation team analysts; offering guidance on best practices and department processes Applies and upholds software QA methodologies and standards Participates in department- and company-level quality improvement initiatives

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or Information Science
  • 5-7+ years total QA work experience; at least 4 years overall as full time in performance testing role
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with the entire performance testing/engineering lifecycle:
  • Planning: including evaluating/contributing to non-functional requirements, metrics analysis, overall test strategy and detail scenario planning
  • Development of scripts and scenarios
  • Test execution and system monitoring
  • Detailed results analysis and reporting
  • Hands-on experience with current versions of HP/Mercury software tools required
  • 4 – 5 years, with either HP LoadRunner version 9.5+ or HP Performance Center
  • Expert with VUGen scripting using Web Protocol
  • Strong proficiency in C language, for writing custom functions
  • Expert with creating complex scenarios in Controller component
  • Expert with results management and reporting from Analysis component
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with e-commerce applications and web technologies (HTTP/S, HTML, AJAX, web services, SOAP, XML) mainframe / ERP systems (SAP, Siebel, etc)
  • Familiarity and expertize in performance testing of Mobility and Cloud applications
  • Demonstrated experience with overall software quality assurance best practices
  • Demonstrated experience with current development methodologies including Agile, and overall Software Quality Assurance best practices
  • Normal office environment; project-related travel may be required (possibly international)

Job Category

Information Technology

Thermo Fisher Scientific

is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Job date: Wed, 16 Mar 2022 02:39:59 GMT

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