TITLE: Performance Test Engineer – with VoIP testing
LOCATION: HYBRID – Hybrid with 3 days remote and 2 days per week on site in Fairfield Connecticut **please note, the Fairfield CT office is directly across the street from the Metro North (New Haven line) Station. It’s easily commutable
THIS IS A DIRECT HIRE POSITION, NOT A CONTRACT. CUSTOMER WILL SPONSOR and WILL TRASNFER VISAS
The Performance Test Engineer is responsible for conducting system level performance and load testing. This position will also mimic customer environments and develop and support a test environment to ensure the quality of software products.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a fast-paced team environment supporting one of the largest leaders in the financial telecommunications industry. We take an innovative approach to supporting our client, working side-by-side in an agile environment using emerging technologies.
Lead a performance testing team consisting of on/offshore team members of Quality Engineering Organization
Design and mentor those in creating best-in-class performance testing approaches and plans for enterprise-wide projects
Assist project members with infrastructure and application performance monitoring and analysis.
Evaluate overall system capacity during end-to-end load tests.
Work tightly with software development, architecture and system engineering for performance testing and application analysis initiatives to define success criteria and evaluation methodologies.
Work closely with the test management team to establish performance testing criteria.
Provide quality, process and technical leadership within the Performance Management team.
Provide insight into performance bottlenecks leveraging a variety of skills and tool sets on multiple platforms.
Establish a strong presence as a change agent providing innovative, effective, and efficient Performance Management practices and solutions.
Must have experience with JMETER and LOADRUNNER (including test scripting, test execution, results analysis, tuning/troubleshooting and reporting);
Knowledge of VOIP (Voice over IP) systems (testing or installation);
Should possess an understanding of software development and implementation methodologies including waterfall and Agile.
Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle (including estimation, business analysis, requirements gathering, test verification/validation, statistical analysis, business/technical writing, and managing multiple projects concurrently).
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong Experience in scripting (Perl, TCL, shell, etc.)
Strong Experience in Load Runner (min. of 2 to 3 years). Test case writing and scenario designing.
Must possess strong experience using and implementing best practice programs with respect to load generation, bottleneck analysis, usage of modelling tools and statistical analysis.
Strong experience in enterprise and distributed application performance testing
Experience in SQL queries and Linux environment.
7+ years’ experience in the performance engineering field.
Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Engineering, IT or related field
Basic experience in using IBM RQM, RTC and Perl IDE.
Experience in working with offshore teams.
Experience with and knowledge of IP networking protocols
If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
Full MS WORD Resume
Upon receipt, one of our Recruiting Managers will contact you to schedule a convenient time to discuss the position.