iKas International is a global company with offices in Europe and Asia. We are a specialist recruitment consultancy focused on the financial markets, specifically major blue chip investment banks and their retail banking functions; niche trading houses; hedge funds and consultancies. We have an in-depth understanding of all the markets we work in.
Testing Consultant - Financial Services - Hong Kong
jobsDB Ref. JHK100003004830324
My client, a leading Global Financial Services company are looking to hire a Performance Testing Consultant to join their expanding team based here in Hong Kong. You will come from a strong Testing background. Immediately available or short notice periods will be a plus.
- Provide guidance for the Performance tests and tuning of an important and new application
- Take the lead on the Performance testing
- Ensure good coordination between Application and Infrastructure teams for testing and tuning activities
- Assess the scalability of this new application
- Review the performance tests plan (including load tests, stress tests, endurance tests) define by Application team and provide recommendations
- Tracks and prepare reports on testing activities
- Participate to the Tests results analysis and tuning sessions with Application and Infrastructure teams
- Work together with Application & Infrastructure teams to adjust the testing & tuning plan based on Performance tests outputs
- Assess the business scenario / tests scenario and assess the platform scalability
- Strong IT background and education
- Professional with at least 10 years’ experience in IT
- At least 6 years’ experience on deployment of large Applications
- At least 3 years cumulative experience on Application testing and tuning (including performance tests)
- Ability to work in a complex and agile environment subject to frequent changes
- Effective coaching and mentoring skills
- Knows how to translate a business scenario into a test scenario for load testing
- Ability to discuss and challenge
- Good knowledge on Linux environments / Guidewire application is a strong plus
- Excellent written and verbal communications in English
This is an excellent opportunity to work for a leading Global Financial Services company. Please send your resume in Word format to Perry Tang at ptang[at]ikasinternational.com and put Testing Consultant in the subject header.