What you’ll be doing...

Verizon Connect is guiding a connected world on the go by automating, optimizing and revolutionizing the way people, vehicles and things move through the world. Our full suite of industry-defining solutions and services put innovation, automation and connected data to work for customers and help them be safer, more efficient and more productive. With more than 3,500 dedicated employees in 15 countries, we deliver leading mobile technology platforms and solutions.

As a SaaS leader, we know our talent is the most important component to our success. We hire top talent and empower them to do their best work. As a division of Verizon, we combine the fun and excitement of a startup environment with the resources, operational excellence, and brand recognition of an established tech giant.

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious QA engineer or developer to join our newly formed performance engineering team, ensuring our suite of SaaS fleet management applications meets non-functional requirements. You'll write and run end to end performance tests to ensure our software is stable, reliable and resilient.

  • Develop backend Performance testing suites using C# API calls.
  • Develop GUI performance tests using Load Runner / Storm Runner.
  • Review Performance test results, discover bottlenecks and suggest root causes.
  • Execute, investigate and report on the success of automated performance tests.
  • Conduct thorough investigations of test failures and troubleshoot the issues.
  • Conduct research and Proof of Concepts on emerging technologies.
  • Work with stakeholders in ensuring performance of all new components is fully optimised based on feedback from tests.
  • Work as part of a cross functional agile development team.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in the development of test automation frameworks and automated tests, preferably using C#.
  • Knowledge of REST, SOAP protocols.
  • SQL experience.
  • Knowledge of Object Orientated Design practices.
  • Experience with backend solution technologies, knowledge of communication protocols (TCP, HTTP, SOAP, etc.)
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience with performance testing.
  • Ability to be results oriented.
  • Ability to focus on successful delivery.
  • Strong communication skills with both technical and non-technical subjects.
  • Strong sense of ownership.
  • Enthusiasm for technology.
  • A natural team player attitude.

What's on offer:

  • Work with great people in New Zealand, and around the world.
  • Variety and challenges.
  • Flexible hours.
  • Competitive package plus benefits.
  • Catered lunch daily, Friday drinks, espresso machines, fruit and snacks.
  • Plenty of career opportunities with a successful, growing, global organisation.

Keyword: VZConnect

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.