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Position : Performance Test Specialist

Duration : 5 Months

Location : Michigan

Posted by Panzer Solutions

Job Description

JD: 10+ years in performance testing with a focus on complex enterprise systems.

• 10+ years as a Performance Test Architect responsible for developing test strategies, designing, planning and executing performance tests in the public sector industry

• 10+ years using HP Load Runner toolset to conduct performance testing.

• Extensive knowledge of network technologies

• Extensive knowledge of performance test criteria (Variance, repetition, capacity limitations, impacts of performance to adjacent systems, etc.)

• Knowledge of RDBMS and data structures used in Oracle, MS-SQL et DB2

• Knowledge of SOAP et XML protocols

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Experience with Java application development.

• Possession of Performance Test Certifications

• Possession of a Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline (Master’s degree in a technical or mathematics discipline preferred)

The job duties include

• Compile performance requirements and ensure that all performance requirements are clearly documented, understood and approved before test execution begins.

• Compile performance testing risk assessment in coordination with business and technical stakeholders.

• Plan entire performance testing effort including test cycles, resources and schedule. Coordinate with Project Manager to ensure that performance testing is integrated into overall project schedule.

• Coordinate with the application and technical architecture teams for supporting team roles, responsibilities and resource requirements.

• Determine all testing environment requirements and tools.

• Review the defect management process to ensure that defect tracking (identification, fixing, re-testing and migration of defects) is properly addressed. If not, define the defect tracking process and incorporate it into the performance testing process.

• Plan, prepare and execute all performance tests for identified areas at risk.

• Drive defect resolution management in coordination with technical architects and extended business and technical teams.

• Conduct performance diagnostic and tuning activities, as required.

• Collects and analyzes monitoring data in test and production to quickly determine root cause of performance issues.

• Leads discussions with teams of technical architects, developers and operations tech support specialists to drive performance issue resolution.

• Manage timelines and work plan throughout test plan development and test execution to ensure that testing is on time and within budget.

• Measure and monitor progress during each test to ensure that the application is tested and validated on time and within budget, and that it meets or exceeds expectations.

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