Agile Performance Engineer
Business Performance Systems, LLC
Alexandria, VA

About $85,000 - $110,000 a year

Job Description

Join a stable and growing company on a long-term Federal project with lots of variety and interesting challenges. We are looking for a Performance Test Engineer who can create scripts, design scenarios, runs tests and analyze results using LoadRunner or JMeter. Fast-paced environment supporting web-based applications built using leading tools and client JS frameworks. Excellent team camaraderie and company benefits including a gym on site. Two metro stations within walking distance.

Workplace located in Alexandria, VA. Telecommuting one day per week. Top salary for highly qualified candidates.

Provide application design, coding, compiling, testing and analysis of complex systems to ensure systems are compliant with requirements and can perform well in production
Analyze customer needs and develop software solutions in an Agile/DevOps environment
Provide testing and analysis of complex systems to ensure systems are compliant with requirements and can perform well in production.
Develop scripts, schedule jobs in Jenkins, analyze test results and write test reports.
Diagnose application issues and ensure customer satisfaction under general supervision of the Senior Engineers.
Communicate with stakeholders orally and in writing to plan an engagement and to report results.
Learn continuously using in-house and external resources.

Qualifications - Required:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field with a minimum 3.0 GPA
3+ years of experience in information technology including 1 year in software development.
Strong skills in a programming language such as C, JavaScript, Java, Groovy or Python.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be authorized to work in the U.S

Qualifications Highly Desired:
Familiarity with using developer tools in Chrome or Firefox
Experience with any commercial or open source performance testing tools such as LoadRunner and JMeter

Strong desire and hunger to learn new tools and technologies.
Ability to analyze project artifacts and determine requirements.
Ability to take ownership of the project, be proactive and be organized.

Location: Alexandria, VA

Telecommuting: One day per week

Hours: Full Time

Salary: Based on capability and experience

About Business Performance Systems:
Business Performance Systems is a successful, well-established small business composed of dedicated, skilled consultants supporting high-priority government projects. We provide our staff with a great degree of autonomy and growth potential in a company that combines the entrepreneurial environment of a small business, with the maturity and financial stability of a large company. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Learn more about us at

Business Performance Systems is an equal opportunity employer.