Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 80,000 colleagues. We operate in 8 countries across Europe under retail banners including Castorama, B&Q, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş.

At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone. In 2017 we opened a Global Business Services (GBS) Centre in Krakow, these roles will form part of the greenfield tech hub covering all facets of technology within Kingfisher working in tandem with our global colleagues. 

A Performance Quality Engineer is required to join and play a major part in this change taking a leading role in driving the design and implementation of standards while ensuring the relevance and quality of the testing performed, both internally and by partners, into what is becoming a more and more complex landscape incorporating in-house and partner led developments alongside SaaS based applications. 

Very well

  • Analyse the application/hardware under test, the performance testing requirements and the project acceptance criteria
  • Design test scenario(s) and produce project test plans
  • Direct partner resources in executing approved test plans
  • Build and test performance scenario(s)
  • Execute the tests, collate results from the performance test tool and produce analysis reports
  • Contribute to performance bottleneck identification and resolution
  • Responsible for adhering to all internal policy and procedures in relation to security and quality best practice


  • Have a strong understanding of performance test principles
  • Have a deep understanding of the performance test project lifecycle and deliverables 
  • Considerable proven track record in performance testing 
  • Knowledge of multiple performance testing tools (such as LoadRunner, JMeter, Gatling etc.) along with extensive experience using the LoadRunner family of tools 
  • Integrating Performance Tools into a CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins, Gitlab) 
  • Technical Experience using APM tools (Dynatrace, Datadog, Grafana) 
  • Technical Experience performance testing deployments/instances on AWS, Azure, GCP & Kubernetes
  • Understanding of data requirements and methods of generating that data 
  • Experience of multiple platforms and environments in more than one industry sector 
  • Understanding of the challenges of performance testing internal, SaaS and hybrid application landscapes
  • Experience of working directly with internal clients/teams 
  • Experience of interfacing with, and directing, partner teams and resources

Packages and extras

  • Healthcare package for families
  • Healthcare package
  • Language courses
  • Trainings
  • Books
  • Financial bonus

Relocation package

  • Open to Ukrainian candidates


  • Cold beverages
  • Hot beverages
  • Fruits
  • Car parking

Recruitment Call, Hiring Manager Call, Technical Interview

We’re Kingfisher. You might know us as Castorama, Brico Dépôt, B&Q, Screwfix, or Koçtaş. We’re made up of over 77,000 passionate people, over 1,300 stores operating in 9 countries. At Kingfisher, we believe a better world starts with better homes. We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals in our stores and via our e-commerce channels across Europe. 

Retail is changing faster than ever and we’re determined to lead the way and reimagine how our customers can make their dream homes a reality. We want to become the leading home improvement company and grow the largest community of home improvers in the world – and that starts with tech. 

We’re growing. In 2017 we opened a Global Business Services (GBS) Centre in Kraków, and now we’re looking to expand our technology hub in Poland. That’s where you come in.