Load & Performance Tester

Web, LoadRunner, Load Runner, JMeter, Performance testing, load testing, OOP, LDAP
C2H W2, 6mo CTH
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description


  • Bachelor’s degree specializing in software engineering, computer science, business administration or an equivalent combination of education and/or directly related work experience in a field related to software development required.
  • Software quality assurance certification from an industry recognized organization such as the International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB®) or QAI Global Institute preferred.
  • Six years of direct experience as a tester for major application integration and/or major application product release required.
  • Proficient in the understanding and application of Quality Assurance best practices and methodologies, along with proven experience in applying standards on major projects and product releases.
  • Proficient in writing test plans and test cases.
  • Proficient in understanding written requirements, including use cases and supplementary specifications.
  • Proficient in the understanding and application of change management, software packaging and deployment concepts.
  • Proven ability to effectively collaborate with a geographically dispersed team in a cross-functional environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with experience facilitating team meetings and work sessions with technical and non-technical participants at all levels of the organization.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and prioritize workload and deliverables within schedule constraints to deliver results.
  • Practical experience with a variety of test tools and methods to improve process efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Proven ability to quickly learn and practically apply new concepts, principles, products, technical and business knowledge.
  • Proven ability to initiate the sharing knowledge and experiences to facilitate continuous improvement.
  • Strong initiative and organization skills.
  • Strong customer service and consultation skills.
  • Strong listening, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Strong working knowledge of test management or application life cycle management tools to conduct test planning, execution, reporting and defect tracking preferred.
  • Experience reviewing and researching log files to troubleshoot issues preferred.
  • Experience with relational databases and developing and executing moderate to complex SQL statements for testing validation.


Preferred Skills:

  • 8+ years advanced level experience with web and web services performance testing using automation tools.
  • 8+ years advanced knowledge of LoadRunner and JMeter.
  • 8+ years of experience performance testing within virtual environments.
  • 5+ years Object oriented programming (i.e. VB, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, VBscript, etc…).
  • Experience with performance test simulations, performance analysis, performance tuning, performance monitoring.
  • Experience in testing complex business applications and understanding large complex data environments.
  • Strong troubleshooting/problem solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute multiple tasks effectively.
  • Strong ability to work in a collaborative Integrated Performance environment.
  • Knowledge of the following:  o LDAP  o AD  o Authentication Protocols  o Digital Certificates  o SSO (SiteMinder preferably)   o VDI infrastructure (VMWare, Citrix, etc…).
  • Experience with developing and presenting business performance test results  to customer and technical team.
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