QE - Senior Performance Engineer

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Kforce Technology Staffing
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Job Description

Kforce has a client in search of a QE - Senior Performance Engineer in Richmond, VA.

* Work with stakeholders to gather the key performance requirements which are critical to start the performance testing engagement
* Plan, design, and execute complex workflows and scenarios to uncover potential bottlenecks in the system
* Conduct distributed and continuous load testing in the cloud using DevOps pipeline
* Help in designing load testing environment in the cloud
* Analyze test results, identify system issues, and provide recommendations to tune the same
* Participate in all Agile ceremonies for the team
* Set up monitoring and alerts during performance runs
* Help lead testing efforts, contribute to framework design, and suggest process improvements
* Understand each area of the business, grasp their processes, and learn how they work together
* Understand complex problems, develop solutions, and communicate to people both inside and outside of their team
* Identify new tools for adoption when necessary
* Write general documentation regarding QE processes and tools
* Develop key quality metrics and report to stakeholders in the organization

* 5+ years of experience in performance testing and engineering
* Strong understanding of IT systems including system design, Object Oriented Design, databases, and programming concepts specifically HTML, browsers, JavaScript, Web Services and API
* Strong background in script creation using JMeter & Selenium WebDriver
* Strong understanding of key performance metrics (Operating Systems and Application)
* Strong oral/written communication, presentation, and organizational skills
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills for driving strategic initiatives through large and diverse organizations
* Ability to work within multiple work streams at one time

Preferred Experience:
* Experience with Cloud technologies such as Azure/AWSP
* K6, Jenkins/TeamCity
* Assist in creating/executing QE's automation test scripts (if required)

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.

Company Information

Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the technology areas of application development, project management, business analysis, enterprise data management and infrastructure for commercial and government organizations. Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to having a meaningful impact on all the lives we serve and offer exciting job opportunities across the United States. Kforce specializes in providing strategic partnership in the areas of Technology and Finance & Accounting. Our staffing specialists work to understand your career goals and offer career advice in order to help you become a more marketable technology professional. Your success is our mission. Gain meaningful connections with your skills and our network.
Dice Id : kforcecx
Position Id : ITAQG1946701
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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