Performance Tester/Engineer - W2 Only
Charlotte, Richmond, Dallas
Performance testing of platforms, applications and products through pre-production environments
Ability to conduct reviews of performance results in non-prod environments
Proficient in utilization of Performance Engineering Tools and scripting.
Develop performance tests based on use cases
Execute tests and participate in troubleshooting when issues are identified.
Provide analysis of performance testing results and provide insights into where optimization opportunities and application inefficiencies exist.
Perform pro-active performance review of production systems and provide feedback and recommendations to application teams to improve stability and performance proactively and on both a need basis.
REQUIRED / DESIRED SKILLS
Strong experience in LoadRunner / HP Performance Center script creation, execution and troubleshooting (minimum 8 years experience) with Webservices (REST & Soap) and MQ Vugen scripting experience.
Experience with some of the following tools:
Performance requirements gathering
Performance & Capacity Analysis
Ability to assist with onshore / offshore task coordination
ITKO Responder / backend call analysis, Service Virtualization(Responders)
Strong communication skills
Self-starter, versatile, capable of performing work independently with minimal direction
Ability to solve problems, develop solutions and multi-task in a fast paced environment
Strong understanding of performance testing methodologies best practices
Provide guidance to testers on test script creation, execution and troubleshooting for complex issues
Ability to lead performance optimization efforts
Facilitate performance test requirements reviews
Strong defect identification and triaging skills
Ability to direct toward root cause analysis of issues and to clearly communicate findings to Project Management Leadership
Ability to develop and review performance test plan and test scenarios
Strong skills in test results analysis and review
Prior performance testing experience with various protocols (HTTP/HTML, TCP/IP, .NET, Web Services)