Performance Test Engineer

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Bank of the West
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Full Time
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Job Description

Performance Test Engineer


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive

impact on the world. We're investing where we feel we can make the most impact,

like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for

more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our

locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect

the planet, improve people's lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of

BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals

(SDGs). Yes, we're a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are

continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while

contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Atthis time we are considering candidates who do not require visa sponsorship

PerformanceTest Engineer

The Performance Test Engineer will be responsible for

leading and providing performance and load testing services for Bank of the

West's applications as part of the Quality Assurance Testing Center of

Excellence (QA TCoE). This role will

design, develop and maintain Performance Test Strategies, Plans, and Test Scripts

and execute them to ensure the system meets quality requirements.

Primary Responsibilities & EssentialDuties:
  • Identify the performance test requirements anddocument the performance test scenarios based on the SLAs and benchmarks.
  • Design, develop, execute and maintainPerformance test suites for different systems using HP Performance Centger/LoadRunner.
  • Create Performance test status reports and sendit to the project stakeholders.
  • Perform test data management required forperformance testing of different systems.
  • Collaborate with quality assurance teammembers, developers, infrastructure teams to perform Performance testing.
  • Ensure system performance by validatingstability, scalability, reliability, latency, response time, etc. of differentproducts and applications.
  • Perform the root cause analysis of issues,identify bottlenecks and work with development and infrastructure teams inresolving them.
  • Gain a technical and functional understandingof system architecture and become part of the ongoing improvement of theperformance of products and applications.
  • Define and document standard PerformanceTesting process as part of the TCoE methodologies.
  • Find opportunities in tuning the applicationinfrastructure for optimal performance, and assisting the development team inidentifying coding improvements and best practices.
  • Develop robust benchmark workloads based onproduction traffic patterns.
  • Design appropriately sized environments togenerate load against the application under test
  • Analyze and provide recommendations forperformance improvements.


Required Experience:
  • Bachelor'sdegree in Computer Science required or related field.
  • Minimum6 years of experience with QA processes and testing methodologies.
  • Minimum5 years of experience with HP Performance Center or HP Loadrunner
  • Minimum3 years of experience with HTTP protocol of Loadrunner
  • Minimum3 years of experience with Webservices protocol of Loadrunner
  • Minimum3 years of experience with AJAX TruClient protocol of Loadrunner
  • Minimum2 years' experience in VB scripting and C language
  • Extensiveexperience with QA processes and testing methodologies.
  • Extensivetesting experience with Web based online applications.
  • Experiencewith HP Diagnostics, JProbe tools a plus.
  • Mustbe able to handle multiple projects.
  • Experiencein developing Performance Test suites for large scale applications.
  • Experiencewith other Performance Testing tools like JMeter is a plus.
  • Experiencewith web services testing and SQL is a plus.
  • Excellentanalytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellentcommunication & interpersonal skills.




Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of

the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment

opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by

applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer -

Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of

the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal

histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the

requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.


Job: Technology

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 045212

Company Information

About Us
At Bank of the West, your money has values as well as value. We know money deposited in a bank has the power to finance positive change. So we are taking action to support activities that help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are redefining banking for a better future by focusing on areas where we believe we can have a real impact: supporting energy transition, helping enable women entrepreneurs, and financing innovative start-ups. As the bank for a changing world, Bank of the West is committed to sustainable finance along with our parent company BNP Paribas. Through Digital Channels and offices across the U.S., Bank of the West provides financial tools and resources to more than 2 million individuals, families and businesses. © 2019 Bank of the West. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender Doing business in South Dakota as Bank of the West California.

Our values
At Bank of the West, we are committed to our employee experience values: We Work Together, We Develop, We Innovate and We Care. The values reflect a 145-year history of caring for customers, communities and each other. They’re about respect and treating everyone as individuals. By defining them we’re making a proud declaration about who we are and what we stand for. Learn more about our commitment to community
Dice Id : 91008860
Position Id : 045212
Originally Posted : 3 months ago

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