Job Description :
Performance Engineer / Architect

Location: Boston,MA

Duration: 6-12 Months

Identification and documentation of non-functional requirements for targeted applications
Identifying the appropriate performance testing methodologies, tools, techniques
Design the enterprise automation performance test strategy
Design performance test scripts (automated, thru tool) for enterprise applications based on requirements
Run and manage performance test scripts
Participate in performance bottleneck analysis
Communicate progress and issues thru regular status reports and updates
Collaborate with business/application teams to improve system performance
Expertise in any of the performance testing tools (using JMeter, HP Performance Center/LoadRunner, StormRunner, Blazemeter, NeoLoad, etc
Execute load, stress, volume, endurance tests
Monitor application logs to determine system behavior.
Address all technical issues; facilitate resolution and necessary follow up with cross-functional teams
Analyze the CPU Utilization, Memory usage, Garbage collection, DB parameters to verify the application performance
Generate performance graphs, session reports and other related documentation for validation and analysis of runs and trends
Suggesting remediation approach
Publish results and receive appropriate sign-off
Monitoring of defects, identifying memory leakage, connection issues and identifying bottleneck
Strong problem solving skills and good time management skills

Minimum of 5 years of working experience in designing performance test scripts
Excellent knowledge of SQL
Experience with AWS, Azure – Added advantage
Strong understanding of Continuous Integration tools such as Jenkins, Bamboo, etc
Experience with issue tracking tools such as JIRA, TFS, Rally, etc.
Experience with build automation tools such as Maven, Gradle, etc.
Strong hands on experience of designing and developing automation frameworks and performance test scripts, OOPS concepts, programming skills, either in C#, Java, VBScript, Groovy, etc.
Experience with application monitoring tools such as AppDynamics, Dynatrace Apmon, Riverbed, Visual Studio Profiling, etc. - provided by Dice

Performance Engineer / Architect