Performance Test Engineer

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Create test strategy, test plans and execute performance and load testing activities for large-scale, enterprise-class applications
  • Gather non-functional requirements; such as system capacity projections, including API traffic volumes, servers, network, storage capacities, page response times, etc., to inform test planning
  • Collect and analyze test results data describing the application’s performance characteristics/trends, and publish them to the wider team with commentary. Monitor systems under test, measure and record key performance indicators, analyze and interpret results
  • Participate in root cause analysis and complex system performance investigations
  • Drive performance / load test operations towards a CI pipeline model to support continuous performance improvements in the solution
  • Gain a technical and functional understanding of our product architecture and become part of the ongoing improvement of the performance of our enterprise applications
  • Discover thresholds and data impact
  • Design and Develop automated Performance, Stability, Scalability, Reliability, and Load tests
  • Participate in the constant improvement of our Performance Test Automation practices
  • Architect and develop your own tools to facilitate and enhance Performance Testing
  • Testing at the System, Sub-System, and Component level

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • At least 5 years of professional technical experience in performance/load testing large-scale, enterprise-class software systems with complex architectures
  • At least 3 years of experience in performance/load testing enterprise-class software systems using test tools such as Gatling, JMeter, BlazeMeter, LoadRunner/Performance Center, etc.
  • Min 3 years of object oriented programming experience, with Java, Ruby, or Scala
  • At least 3 years of experience in performance testing with APM/Diagnostics tools such as, AppDynamics, Dynatrace, etc.
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as Datadog
  • Strong understanding of AWS Cloud technologies
  • Must have experience with HTTP, HTTPS, XML, SQL, REST API testing and Linux.
  • Requires the ability to work independently with substantial latitude for action and decision while maintaining focus on achieving optimal outcomes as part of a collaborative development effort
  • Work within Agile processes and contribute to release readiness reporting based on the outcome of performance testing activities

 

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with Jira, Jenkins, Git, Bash, HTML, CSS, or JavaScript


Offer of employment is contingent upon the satisfactory results of reference and background checks.


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