Job Description

Performance Test Engineer - Newcastle (SC Eligible)
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne 
Travel: Possibility for travel to client sites throughout the UK
Salary: £25,000 – 73,700 (+ depending on experience)
We have roles available across a range of Accenture career levels including Analyst, Senior Analyst, Specialist and Associate Manager/Manager Levels
 
 
 
Please Note: Any offer of employment is subject to satisfactory BPSS and SC security clearance which requires 5 years continuous UK address history at the point of application. 
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. With our thought leadership and culture of innovation, we apply industry expertise, diverse skill sets and next-generation technology to each business challenge. 
 
We believe in inclusion and diversity and supporting the whole person. Our core values comprise of Stewardship, Best People, Client Value Creation, One Global Network, Respect for the Individual and Integrity. Year after year, Accenture is recognized worldwide not just for business performance but for inclusion and diversity too.  
 
“Across the globe, one thing is universally true of the people of Accenture: We care deeply about what we do and the impact we have with our clients and with the communities in which we work and live. It is personal to all of us.” – Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO 
 
As a team: 
 
Our Advanced Technology Centre is a thriving technology and innovation hub from where we deliver high quality services to a number of private and public sector clients.  
 
You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundaryless opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways 
 
If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. 
 
 
In our team you will learn: 
  • How to provide solutions to real world problems across a variety of industries. 
  • How to help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance. 
  • How best to develop your skills and hone your talents within an innovative technology environment 

 



Qualifications

 

As a Performance Test Engineer you will;

  • Deep technology inquisitiveness - focusing on key details whilst appreciating their fit in, and impact to, the end to end architecture.
  • A passion to deliver critical client system to an extremely high level of resiliency and operability.
  • A thorough understanding of architectural components across complex, multi-tiered architectures.

 

We are looking for experience in the following skills:  

 

  • You will work as part of project teams, utilising agile and/or waterfall principles, successfully collaborating with various stakeholders across specialisms.
  • Getting hands-on with leading edge technology solutions.
  • Continuing a career based on Non-Functional disciplines including tooling and technologies, delivering industry leading solutions across all domains of Non-Functional Testing.
  • Identifying issues and risks, escalating and providing mitigating actions.
  • Leading preparation, execution or review of Non-Functional Testing.
  • Demonstrating experience in result analysis and presentation of easy to read reports.
  • Skilled in Performance Tooling such as JMeter, Neo Load, Rational Perf Tester or Workload Scheduler.
  • Conversant in Analytics Tooling such as Splunk, Google Analytics, Grafana or Kibana.

 

 

Set yourself apart:

  • Experience in managing teams and/or across multiple projects and/or geographical location

What’s in it for you

 

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidy, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

  

 About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialized capabilities across more than 40 industries — powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 509,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com

 

 Closing Date for Applications: 31/01/2021

Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found.

 

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