Non-Functional QA Analyst (Performance Failover Testing Active Hot Sta


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My client, a well-known Trading organisation, is seeking a Non-Functional QA Analyst to join their growing team in the City of London on a contract basis. This is an exciting time to join as the organisation is currently undergoing a transformation including the build of a new trading platform.


You will be working on multiple projects as part of a well-established QA team to test all non-functional aspects of the organisation’s various IT systems. The ideal candidate will possess strong skills in developing performance test scripts, good technical knowledge and understanding of all non-functional aspects of IT systems. Central to the role is the development of test scripts, execution of performance test and fail-over tests through the development life cycle.

The following are essential:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Performance, Failover & Operational Acceptance Testing (OAT)
  • Experience in monitoring/testing C++ based applications
  • Experience with Active to Hot Standby Failover
  • Good understanding of monitoring Linux resource usage with Linux tools
  • Understanding of Kernel/hardware performance tuning
  • Ability to build tools/scripts for analysing logs and results
  • Ideally, an understanding of testing/monitoring high throughput and low latency (at less than 100 microseconds) (highly desirable)

The following is desirable:

  • Experience of using JMeter as a Performance Testing tool
  • Knowledge of the terminology used within a Trading House and how it works
  • Knowledge of Market Data products

Daily Rate: £550++

If you believe you have the right skill-set and attributes for this role, then please apply today! – To be considered, please ensure you complete your application on the Computappoint website.

Services offered by Computappoint Limited are those of an Employment Business and/or Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Skills: Non-Functional QA Analyst Performance Tester Test Engineer Failover Low Latency Market Data Commodity Derivative Trading JMeter J-Meter Linux C++

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