IT Automation Engineer

Job Title: IT Automation Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Laverton, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 193424_1553055471
Contact Name: Nicole Leishman
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2019 10:29

Job Description

Leading Australian brand seeks a talented IT Automation Engineer to join their growing team. Your primary purpose will be to manage the Performance of IT applications.


  • Establish and execute test strategy and test plan for performance and load testing and maintain and document performance results at relevant tiers of the application stack
  • Collect all key performance measurements to be interpreted to present performance characteristics and trends of applications
  • Integrate performance tests into build pipelines to provide frequent, relevant feedback to associated delivery teams
  • Support delivery teams in the root cause analysis of the results
  • Lead the company vision, strategy, and values within the team and across the organisation

Skills and experience:

  • Significant experience working in a large organisation, preferably retail
  • Dynatrace experience - must have!
  • Experience using Silk Performer, JMeter, Splunk, Selenium a positive
  • Tertiary qualification in relevant field
  • Experience in performance diagnosis "Root Cause" analysis activities
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration Tools
  • Strong experience in LoadRunner/Performance Center script creation
  • A desire to work across multiple software development languages like Ruby, Node, Go
  • Expertise working with multiple types of datastores (MSSQL, RDBMS, NoSql, search, analytics)
  • Previous experience with AWS components such as EC2, RDS, S3, DynamoDB, Kinesis
  • Strong expertise in profiling and optimizing Java code and JVM
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical issues to a non-technical audience
  • Clear communicator - Excellent oral and written communication skills

If you have the skills and experience apply now, as this opportunity won't be around for long.