Walmart Tech QA Project Leader in BENTONVILLE, Arkansas

1027762BRReq ID:1027762BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Tech QA Project LeaderEmployment Type:Full TimeCity:BENTONVILLEState:ARPosition Description:Performance QE Job Requirement

You work with product and engineering teams to plan and develop performance test scripts for a specific set of products. Use and develop new tools to effectively test products and improve engineering processes. Maintain and evaluate performance tests results and report problems you discover.

You are excited about providing new tools to the QA team to make verification processes more efficient. You work with developers to make hard-to-test features more testable for QA. You understand the inner workings of technologies that you test. You know that it is the job of a Quality Assurance Engineer to speak up at any point in the process. You are someone with high standards who will push us to be better, and who will take pride in quality like we do.

You're someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. You understand the role of a Quality Assurance and you are a strong advocate for quality -- you are motivated to consider the user experience of the site for various types of users, test the edge cases of products, and lobby for having problems you've encountered get fixed.

You collaborate across teams to define and execute testing solutions that meet business requirements and overall goals of efficiency, coverage, and usability. You lead the development and tailoring of automation frameworks required by multiple project streams within the program in support of unit, functional, system, regression, smoke, load and performance test initiatives. You analyze complex workflows and processes, and develop innovative approaches to streamline load testing; assess risk for determining appropriate levels of testing.

You design, develop and maintain high quality, reusable performance test suites; identify performance test scenarios based on the business volumes.

You establish and manage test environments and test data in support of various testing scenarios supporting testing efforts; making appropriate modifications to or create new test scripts as required by development work streams.

About you:

What we need from you...

· Experience with Jmeter, Gatling test tools

· Demonstrated programming skills in Java, Javascript or related languages

Performance engineering debugging skills, Thread and Heap dump analysis, tuning services & queries

· Prior success as an individual QA Engineer embedded within a product team

· Experience with all phases of software testing including test planning, functional testing, and regression testing, performance testing.

· Experience testing all layers of a web application, including front-end, service layer, and back-end testing.

· B.S. in Computer Science or related area.

Things that help...

· Experience as a Software Design Engineer in Test or SDET

· Experience using Git, CloudRDBMS, ELK Stack

· An understanding of the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the resultsMinimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field and 4 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 10 years OR 6 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 10 years.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years experience leading geographically distributed teams.

  • 2 years experience using Structured Query Language (SQL) and Relational Database Management System (RDBMS).

  • 2 years experience with software testing vendor management.

  • 3 years experience creating software test plans and test strategies.

  • 3 years experience testing Agile software projects.

  • 3 years experience testing Waterfall software projects.

  • 3 years experience using HP Performance Center or related performance testing tool.

  • 3 years experience using HP Quality Center (HPQC) or related defect tracking tool.

  • 3 years experience using HP Quick Test Professional or related automated testing tool.

  • Masters degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field.

  • Software testing certification (for example, Certified Software Quality Analyst (CSQA), Certified Tester Foundation Level (CTFL), Certified Tester Advanced Level (CTAL), Certified Software Test Engineer (CSTE)).

Category:Information Technology Hourly/Salary:SalaryShift:0Division:Walmart LabsDivision Summary:@WalmartLabs is the technical powerhouse behind Walmart Global eCommerce. We employ big data at scale -- from machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms, to modeling and analyzing massive flows of data from online, social, mobile and offline commerce. We don’t just engineer cool websites, mobile apps, and new services; we use our own open source tools to create the framework. Deployment is automated and accelerated through our open cloud platform. This makes us incredibly nimble and able to adjust in real-time to our global customers.Requisition Template:Home Office