Internship – ATA - Performance testing and Agile testers

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Internship – ATA - Performance testing and Agile testers

Job description

Within the test domain, you will see a shift of expertise. Before there was a clear distinction between functional tester, performance testers, and security testers, now you see a demand for all-rounders. This development is partly due to the popularity of agile development. Also, more open source software is available that reduces thresholds.

Performance testing within TS NL is not an expertise that everyone has. There are performance testers within the global organization.

Investigate the need and possibilities of building this expertise within TSNL.

Questions that need to be answered:

  • Reseach:

o What are the trends in the market regarding Agile Testers who have performance test knowledge?

o What tools are available for the various performance tests?

o What knowledge and training are needed to train an Agile Tester with Performance Test skills - and which skills are needed to train a performance tester specialist?

o Which Performance Tests can be performed by an Agile Tester and what is needed for a specialist?

  • Analysis:

o Which part of the Performance Test can be done by an Agile tester and which part by the specialists?

o What training is available and what training can we take care of?

o What are realistic timelines and costs for building this expertise within the organization?

  • Advise:

o How can we stand out in the market and to what extent can build this expertise contribute to this?

o Training plan

Place in the organization

The assignment is performed for Accenture Test Services NL (TSNL), which is part of Accenture Technology Solutions. As the name suggests, we are within TS NL specialized in the field of software testing. The various areas of functional application testing to test automation.

Are you the perfect candidate?

  • You are in the final year of your graduation from college, preferably a specialization in the areas of Business Informatics
  • You are a team player with excellent communication skills
  • You are fluent in Dutch and English language
  • You can work independently
  • Good Communication skills
  • Eager to learn
  • Problem-solving ability

What can we offer you?

Within Accenture, we offer you a work environment with a focus on your personal development, in which you will receive a lot of responsibility. You work with talented colleagues from all over the world on challenging projects for the highest ranked international businesses.

  • You will be guided by a team of experienced consultants;
  • You will receive a compensation and a laptop;
  • You will gain knowledge and expertise of Accenture;
  • You will gain experience within a large international consulting firm;
  • You will expand your professional network.

Additional information

  • Period: 5 months
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Location: Utrecht: Flexible workplace (work among our colleagues)
  • Start Date: As soon as possible


We are looking forward to meeting you. Apply directly online through the button ´solliciteer online´ and send us your cv and application letter. For more information about this vacancy, you can contact Esmeralda Wesselink at telephone number 020-5729831 or via

An assessment may be part of the selection procedure.

About Accenture

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

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Stage informatie

Bedrijf: Bedrijf: Accenture

Locatie: Utrecht

Opleidingsniveau: $}


Type: Werkstage


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