Senior Performance Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Centennial, CO, USA
  • Festanstellung, Vollzeit
  • S&P Global
  • 16 Jan 19

Senior Performance Engineer

JobDescription :
Key Roles & Responsibilities* SENIOR PERFORMANCE ENGINEER (Engineer III):

  • Review and analyze design documentation from a performance perspective
  • Investigate, design and provide insights, conclusions and actionable recommendations to the team
  • In-depth understanding of business scenarios, define workload modelling for different scenarios
  • Develop performance test plan/test scenarios, specifying approach, strategy, architecture, environment, roles and responsibilities
  • Complex performance test scripts development
  • Analyze results, create reports and communicate to stakeholders
  • Execute performance testing scripts, monitor system and application performance
  • Continue to build knowledge of products, services or technologies, content and methodologies offered by business area
  • Support product releases and infrastructure changes as applicable
  • Advocate for Agile methodology
Functional and Business Knowledge*
  • Has advanced knowledge of QA and metrics architecture processes.

Problem Solving*
  • Solve a range of routine to complex problems and determine possible solutions, weighing the costs and benefits.
  • Solve problems with minimal oversight or interaction and with general instruction on new work assignments.
  • Provide some oversight for offshore resources

Interactions*
  • Work within own team and other teams.
  • Network with senior internal and external personnel in area of expertise.

Typical Scope & Impact*
  • Contribute to the achievement of team and QA and Metrics Architecture objectives.
  • Work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation.

Minimum and Preferred Education
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent IT degree OR relevant work experience

Minimum and Preferred Experience/Skills
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience with Bachelor's degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Experience with Agile development/continuous integration and delivery
  • Expertise with multiple performance testing like HP LoadRunner/Performance Center/Stormrunner etc., Jmeter or Gatling
  • Expertise in numerous protocols(web, webservices, ajax, true client, .Net, etc.) & technology trends
  • Capable of complex performance test scripts development.
  • Experience with Programming Languages: Core Java, C#, Scala
  • Experience on selenium and PhythonJS a plus.
  • Debugging tools: Dev Tools, Network Sniffer , Fiddler etc
  • Experience in monitoring, profiling and tuning tools e.g. CA Wily Introscope, AppDynamics etc
  • Exposure to testing mobile applications / apps a plus
  • Experience in Performance tuning
  • Experience in varied environments and products like: Web Services, SOAP, XML messaging, SOA Architecture etc.
  • Understanding of cloud technologies