Performance Testing Lead

10-12 years
14 days ago
Job Description

Who We Are

Kyndryl is a market leader that thinks and acts like a start-up. We design, build, manage, and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. So why work at Kyndryl We are always moving forward - always pushing ourselves to go further in our efforts to build a more equitable, inclusive world for our employees, our customers, and our communities.

The Role

  • Responsible for Systems Performance Engineering support tasks, leading to delivery of application systems which meet the performance and throughput requirements of business stakeholders.

  • Leads and coordinates performance engineering for large initiatives spanning multiple projects and/or systems.

  • Collect and document expected system performance and operational characteristics.

  • Collect and/or prepare test data for test execution.

  • Develop and execute performance tests including load, stress, endurance, fail-over and interoperability.

  • Conduct technical analysis of performance test results and production systems, and provide recommendations on performance tuning, systems, and infrastructure.

  • Identify, report, and review defects in assessing system performance and stability.

  • Create reports to document performance metrics, test results, analysis and recommendations.

  • Monitor performance of production systems.

  • Leads peer reviews to ensure the completeness of all test assets created.

  • Understand and follow all applicable SDLC and performance engineering processes.

  • Leads performance defect triage and determines cross-system impact.

  • Plan and coordinate performance engineering efforts in support of key initiatives including work plan and project schedule.

  • Determine level of effort and resource requirements for customer engagements.

  • Review and offer guidance for test scripting and recommend use of appropriate technical tool to produce correct result output.

  • Ensure accuracy of test scripts and take corrective action to product accurate and valid test results.

  • Work with stakeholders to ensure complete understanding of performance and operational requirements.

  • Prepare Master Performance Test Strategy and ensures long term strategy can be accomplished for the application.

  • Prepare capacity analysis when applicable.

  • Review architectural design for performance risks and potential issues.

  • Evaluate performance characteristics of new technologies.

  • Lead improvement of the performance engineer process in the SDLC.

  • Lead resolution of production performance and stability issues.

  • Identifies training and tool needs for team.

  • Coaches and mentors project team members.

If you are hired, the anticipated compensation range for the position $71,240 to $162,430 is based on a full-time schedule. Your ultimate compensation may vary depending on your geography, job-related skills, and experience. For part time roles, the compensation will be adjusted appropriately.

Kyndryl currently does not require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, however, if you are hired to work at a client, customer, or partner location, you may be required to show proof ofvaccinationto align with their respective COVID-19vaccinationpolicies. Those who believe they are eligible may apply for a medical or religious accommodation prior to the start of employment.

Who You Are

  • Requires Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems.

  • 10 years of performance engineering and performance testing experience or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage performance engineering efforts at across multiple systems.

If you are hired, the anticipated compensation range for the position $71,240to $162,430is based on a full-time schedule. Your ultimate compensation may vary depending on your geography, job-related skills and experience. For part time roles, the compensation will be adjusted appropriately.

If this is a sales role, you may be eligible for additional incentive compensation opportunities. For non-sales roles, you may be eligible for Kyndryl's Growth Driven Profit-Sharing plan.

Being You

Diversity is a whole lot more than what we look like or where we come from, it's how we think and who we are. We welcome people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences. But we're not doing it single-handily: Our Kyndryl Inclusion Networks are only one of many ways we create a workplace where all Kyndryls can find and provide support and advice. This dedication to welcoming everyone into our company means that Kyndryl gives you - and everyone next to you - the ability to bring your whole self to work, individually and collectively, and support the activation of our equitable culture. That's the Kyndryl Way.

What You Can Expect

With state-of-the-art resources and Fortune 100 clients, every day is an opportunity to innovate, build new capabilities, new relationships, new processes, and new value. Our employee learning hub gives you access to the best learning in the industry to receive certifications and accreditations, including Microsoft University, AWS Cloud Center of Excellence, Udemy, and the Harvard Business Review. Through our company-wide volunteering and giving platform, you can donate, start fundraisers, volunteer, and search over 2 million non-profit organizations. At Kyndryl, we invest heavily in you! We want you to succeed so that together, we will all succeed.




cross-system impact
performance risks
production performance
performance defect triage
work plan
Master Performance Test Strategy
tool needs
performance engineer process
test assets
test results
performance and operational requirements
technical tool
stability issues

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