Job Description Performance Tester
Gorilla Logic is working with our client, who is a global leader in providing products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components and enterprise computing solutions, to help build their team of highly intelligent and capable engineers.
We are looking for a Performance Tester, who will work with a team of engineers building and maintaining our client’s performance tests for their commerce portal.
Based in San Jose, Costa Rica, this is a key role within our client’s engineering team, requiring extensive test automation experience as well as familiarity with web automated testing.
Our environment will require you to work effectively with your teammates, of course. But your real success will be measured by how well you couple critical thinking with self-
motivation, enthusiasm and determination.
Work with the developers and product owners to develop and maintain performance tests for web and API applications
Work closely with product owners, developers and other QA engineers to build and execute performance related tests for new product features
Work as part of an agile team in the periodic regression testing of the product
Diligently document and manage defects within the customer’s defect tracking system
Build and maintain a suite of test cases to be used during regression testing
Work as an active participant in an agile development environment; attend daily standups, sprint planning and retrospectives.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
3+ years experience testing web within an agile environment
3+ years experience in using Jmeter or similar tools associated to performance testing.
2 + years of experience with CI / CD tools like Jenkins or similar.
Knowledge in HTTP requests, responses and structures as well as different REST APIs.
Ability to interpret or explain performance metrics and able to suggest solutions or improvements based on these metrics.
Experience doing web automation testing using Selenium using Java and / or .Net / C# is a plus
Knowledge in monitoring tools, New Relic, Grafana and similar is a plus.
Passion for defining and improving QA practices and standards
Must have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
Strong communication skills to interact with agile team members