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We are seeking a Performance Engineer. This position collaborates with Application Teams, Member Firms, Business Analysts, IT Architects, Development Team Members, and Infrastructure Operations to provide performance management services and expertise across the entire service catalog of GTS. This position provides performance planning, testing, execution, analysis, custom development, and recommendations across the Infrastructure and the Application.
Role Specific Responsibilities
Provide technical input into planning efforts
Create technical testing strategy and technical scope
Prepare, execute and monitor all testing activities
Develop custom software to facilitate testing activities
Implement monitoring at application as well as database level of AUT
Debug issues in custom testing harnesses
Maintain test lab including the performance tools and the performance environment
Report testing defects and non-compliance to requirements
Design, develop and maintain testing hardware assets
Examine alternative methods and tools as technology changes
Develop and implement production performance monitoring and alerting
Provide insights and recommendations on performance for specific applications and our global architecture.
Build tools and simulators to identify (and help others identify) performance bottlenecs at the micro-level
Partner with our application development to design & implement performance improvements
Practice and enforce Agile and Scrum methodologies
Model and analyze user loads to drive system architecture and design direction
Embrace, own and model the DevOps culture and behaviors
As needed, support technical team leadership
Knowledge Sharing / Documentation
Advanced performance reports and dashboards
Testing metrics and recommendation reports
Education (degree): Bachelor’s Degree
Other (Explain): Technology degree or equivalent industry experience
Years of Experience: 2-5
Experience with the following tools
HP Load Runner –
Advanced skills w/ min of 2 years’ experience
Developing custom scripts using C# and SQL using non-standard protocols
Experience writing scripts with no record and playback
Experience scripting on a non-web based application using custom controls
HP Quick Test Professional – Advanced skills, developing custom scripts without use of record and playback
http viewer and debugger
fiddler, wireshark, MS Network Monitor and MS VRTA
Perform (or similar) data creation and analysis
Selenium and iMacros
Write and debug C# and JAVA code
Experience in performance diagnostics & analysis, capacity planning, and architecting for performance
Detailed knowledge of Solutions Architecture technologies and processes, and is capable of providing professional advice and guidance to our stakeholders. Has the ability to integrate multiple technologies and capability into the solutions architecture design.
Develop and maintain custom tools using C#, SQL, and JAVA
Demonstrated ability to specify data collection and thresholds and to analyze complex results. Provides recommendations or solutions including basics linear trending. Exhibits knowledge of management reporting process and guidelines.
Contributes to and is consulted during infrastructure architectural activities by applying select architectural techniques and technical knowledge. Understands and leverages infrastructure architectural principles for cross-functional purposes. Works with vendors as well as internally.
Knowledge of performance testing process and methodology for different types of software projects. Knowledge of standard performance testing processes and techniques. Strong ability to understand business requirements. Provides strong analysis of performance testing results.
Understands technology and technical concepts; Produces written materials with a consistent approach and tone; Communicates effectively with stakeholders and project team members regarding technical concepts
Demonstrates awareness of major external technology vendors and understands critical information about future-oriented technologies.
Experience is a large-scale global environment with multiple applications
Experience with both web and client application and technologies