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Performance Engineer

Accenture delivers cutting edge digital solutions for the largest and most innovative companies. We leverage the latest cloud, mobile, robotics, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies in

Accenture delivers cutting edge digital solutions for the largest and most innovative companies. We leverage the latest cloud, mobile, robotics, artificial intelligence and blockchain technologies in Agile development environments where excellence is a standard.

To our clients our innovative solutions don’t only need to work well; they need to be fast. But you already knew that because you have been optimizing front end’s, tuning back-end’s and tweaking the performance of the interfaces in between up to the millisecond for some time. “This website is not available” will not happen when you’re in charge.


Your Job

As a performance engineer within the Accenture Quality Engineering group, you’re challenged by complex technical solutions. Your out-of-the-box thinking, and great communication skills allow you to get clarity quickly and suggest solutions for improvement. Non-functional requirements, performance test strategies, scripting, execution and result analysis are nothing new to you, and you know to apply them efficiently in a digital transformation process, agile delivery model and DevOps environment. Furthermore, you always make sure you’re keeping up with the latest developments in your field and like to share your insights with the rest of the community.

Does this apply to you; then take the next step in your career and join Accenture. Make a difference and help to deliver well designed, fast and stable IT systems. We’ll rely on you to provide great user experience to our clients and their end users.

As a Performance Engineer at Accenture you are able to:

  • Apply performance test knowledge independently at multiple clients simultaneously
  • Improve your (technical) test expertise on complex projects.
  • Work with the latest performance test methodologies, tools and in different delivery models (V-model, Agile, DevOps)
  • Grow into Subject Matter Expert, Test Architect or Management positions

Your Background

  • Bachelor or Master degree in IT or a related technology;
  • 3-8 years’ experience in software testing in complex environments;
  • ISTQB certified and Scum (PSM 1) certified is a bonus;
  • Fluent in English (Dutch is a strong PRE)
  • Creative, analytical and a problem-solving mentality.
  • Knowledge of LoadRunner, Jmeter or NeoLoad
  • Familiar with APM tools like AppDynamics or Dynatrace


Our offer

Accenture is an incredible place to work – and keep learning. By joining us, you’ll become part of a global company with a world-class brand and reputation. Besides the work we do for our clients, we’re really proud of our vibrant, diverse workplace culture: we take an agile approach, provide end-to-end services and maintain a realistic mindset. We want to get to know the real you and help you explore and grow – whatever it is you’re great at. So, you will always have lots of learning opportunities (formal and informal) to improve your role-specific skills and expertise.

Besides our high-profile, challenging projects and our nurturing work environment, we offer excellent employee benefits, including:

  • A flexible transport arrangement that suits your personal situation (electric car or bicycle, flexible budget including NS business card)
  • An expense allowance
  • Discount on Accenture shares
  • The possibility to work 4 x 9 hours a week.


Interested?

Are you ready to join Accenture for a career where you can be yourself and do what you love? Apply now and change the world around you.

Questions? Connect with Dorine Hogendorp, dorine.hogendorp@accenture.com