Senior QA Load & Performance Engineer

3+ months agoSan Diego, CA


Kforce has a client in search of a Senior QA Load & Performance Engineer in San Diego, CA.Summary:A Performance Test Engineer is needed to test web applications, iOS Mobile, API Endpoints and batch processes. The Engineer must have technical experience with a LINUX environments, C++, Jenkins, GIT, and non-Relational/NoSQL/Mongo databases. The Engineer will be required to learn application design and expected usage, establishing baseline indicators for a variety of end user interfaces, the underlying endpoints. Test harnesses must be created that fit within a CI/CD process that will apply a variety of performance tests to identify failure points and make identify areas where performance can be optimized. The candidate will work with Development managers to understand the various system components and hand off to test assets SDET/Automation Engineers.Day to Day Responsibilities of this Position and Description of Project:

  • Programming parts of applications
  • Performance and stress testing (given a website and makes fake accounts to hit program to test)
  • Build CI/CD processes to automate systematic performance inspections
  • Collaborate/interview with stakeholders, and establish baseline indicators to forecast load and test systems


  • Bachelors Information Sciences or 5 years equivalent experience
  • System Performance Testing
  • Software Skills Required: Linux, C++, GIT, AWS, Mobile (iOS), Jenkins, NoSQL/MongoDB, Jenkins, interactions with REST API, Microservices
  • Performance, Load and Stress Testing throughout development stack
  • Ability to identify system bottlenecks, make recommendations
Preferred Skills:
  • Familiarity with Healthcare environment, particularly HEDIS measures
  • Ability to clearly document results for management review
  • Clear communicator, ability to describe technical issues to semi-technical staff
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."