Technical Team Lead (Performance)

360 Resourcing
14 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client has a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed They are currently looking for a Technical Team Lead (Performance) to join their expanding team. Their office is based in Reading but this position will involve travel across the UK. The successful candidate will join them on a full time, permanent basis and will receive a highly competitive salary plus a 7% Pension Health Care Package. They have been ranked the 2nd biggest independent software testing company in the world. With over 1000 permanent employees across Australia, New Zealand and the UK, they pride themselves on delivering High Quality Consistent solutions. They are a tool agnostic and vendor independent, providing impartial advice and practical support across all mainstream and open source test tools, and successfully delivering Testing solutions for small to large organisations across the UK. They are built on the core principle that quality people lead to quality outcomes. About the Technical Team Lead (Performance) Role As a Performance Technical Test Team Lead, you will consult to their top tier client base, covering all areas of the testing lifecycle in multiple industries. This role involves planning, scripting and executing performance tests using a variety of tools both on your own and within a team. You will be given the tools you need to advance your skills and experience, while developing a rewarding career as well as adding true value to your clients. What you'll be doing as their Technical Team Lead (Performance): - Develop and implement risk based performance testing for their clients - Deliver information to project stakeholders in a format they can understand - Deliver information to the technical team in a format they can understand - Setup application and system monitoring to identify performance bottlenecks - Adhere to their high standard of delivery even in tight deadlines - Mentor and coach your team members and review their code and documents - Solve complex technical problems - Ask for help when you need it What they’re looking for in their Technical Team Lead (Performance) - You are passionate about performance - You are the best performance tester you know - You understand the difference between client side and server side performance - You can pick up new tools and techniques quickly - You can teach junior members of staff in the best practice - You can learn new tricks from junior members of staff - You don't do things the wrong way just because that's how it's always been done - You don't just send the report generated by your performance test tool - You don't just record and replay - You source control your test assets - You can write good quality code - You are proud of the scripts you write - You don't need a template to write a fantastic document About Them They are a highly social and close-knit team and they are known throughout the group for their forward thinking initiatives. They value flexibility, initiative, and a willingness to 'muck in' to get the job done. A flat management structure means that their leadership team is accessible. With their wide variety of clients and projects, you will be constantly challenged and never bored. They support their staff with a defined career plan with positive and realistic progression points for each new team member. They offer all their courses (including ISTQB) to all of their employees and they regularly recognise and reward high performers. You will receive a base salary commensurate with market rates and in addition, there are regular staff social events and excellent employee benefits including pension and Health Care. Start Date ASAP. So what are you waiting for? If you would like to join their team as their new Technical Team Lead (Performance) then please click ‘ apply ’ now to take the next step in your software testing career Don’t miss out, they’d love to hear from you Note: They are an equal employment opportunity employer. No agencies please. Previous candidates need not re-apply. This job was originally posted as

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