Performance Test Manager

Performance Test Manager

Job Title: Performance Test Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-27
Reference: V-39953
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 28, 2021 14:32

Job Description

Seeking a Performance Test Manager – SFIA Level 6

Role Requirements

The services will include and not be limited to:
  • Manage team and individual performance
  • Create a working environment that is conducive to individual growth, high performance, is challenging and rewarding
  • Contribute to strategy and innovation for the performance testing capability to increase efficiencies in delivery of quality outcomes, and advocate for performance testing and its benefits across the organisation
  • Manage, define and plan test artefacts using appropriate tools including, but not limited to, test estimation, test schedule, test strategy, test plan, test execution reports, defect modelling reports, and test summary reports
  • Define and lead delivery of analysis, planning, execution, delivery and performance improvement activities using appropriate tools
  • Manage the discovery phase, e.g. technical analysis of the required scripting protocols and monitoring requirements. Provide any salient information to the Performance Technical Lead for any specialised technical assistance
  • Report high-quality test artefacts such as application simulation models, cases, defects, complex test data, ensuring adherence to section standards and guidelines
  • Manage processes for identifying, designing, building, and maintaining test performance suites using appropriate tools
  • Report on detailed performance analysis in a multi-technology, multi-platform environment
  • Liaise with various test managers, project, delivery managers, and key stakeholders to identify performance testing candidates, undertake estimates, and maintain schedules to deliver programs of work
  • Manage a team of resources working on various projects with multiple deliverables, including planning, development, and execution of performance testing activities
  • Manage reporting, escalate risks and issues, and maintain quality standards for the Performance Test Team
Experience Required
  • Demonstrated experience as a Performance Test Manager (8+ years)
  • An understanding of performance testing tools and languages, such as LoadRunner, Micro Focus ALM.
  • Script Development in any of the following protocols:
  • Web (HTTP/HTML), Web Services
  • Siebel
  • Java
  • Mobile.
  • Good SQL and troubleshooting skills
  • Effort and schedule estimation experience for projects
  • Performance analysis and monitoring experience using different monitoring techniques and technologies
  • Familiarity with DevOps and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
  • Familiarity with different software development methodologies, including Waterfall, Agile, and hybrid methodologies
  • Demonstrated understanding and/or experience of performance testing methodologies, development of detailed test plans and application simulation models
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and co-ordinate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience in training and knowledge transfer

  • STQB Foundation Certificate or equivalent certificate or equivalent, or relevant practical experience
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Analyst or equivalent
  • ISTQB Advanced Test Manager Certificate or equivalent, or relevant practical experience
  • ISTQB Foundation Agile Extension Certificate or equivalent, or relevant practical experience
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Agile Technical Tester or equivalent
  • ISTQB Advanced Level Test Automation Engineer or equivalent
  • ISTQB Foundation Level Mobile Application Testing or equivalent
  • Desirable:
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD practices.
  • Certification in automation tools.
  • Certification in performance tools.

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra, Sydney or Brisbane Based – 12 Month Contract with possible contract extension

Security Clearance:

Must be an Australian Citizen.

How to Apply:

Applications close 30 September 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 / 0480 002454 for any further information.




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