Job Description :
Performance Test Engineer
Location: Johns Creek/Duluth, GA
Duration: 3-6 months
Rate: Open

This position is for a QA Performance Tester to partner with an established team of QA and Developers in designing, developing, and implementing performance, load and stress testing, to verify newly developed or redesigned software applications in a fast moving, changing retail environment.

Analyze requirements and system design documentation to develop a performance test plan and strategy
Review server capacity planning and performance analysis for Unix, Windows, Database and Mainframe platforms
Develop technical performance test plans
Plan, design, execute and evaluate performance tests of applications and services to ensure optimal application performance
Researching and modelling test scenarios based on realistic client usage patterns
Identify performance bottlenecks throughout the system
Use Load Runner to design and execute load and performance tests against Web applications, web services, DB2, Cassandra and SQL Server.
Establish and maintain test data
Build customized load generators - Analyze load test results to accurately assess product quality and identify solutions to improve application performance
Document and present performance test findings throughout the life of the project: Detailed and Summary
Maintain baseline metrics for each application, component and release
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: -
3- 5 years previous experience developing and executing Load Runner scripts in a distributed application development environment
Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with development and QA staff in agile environment
Knowledge of performance bottlenecks, end-to-end performance, and web performance measures (server response time, throughput, network latency, etc
Excellent communication skills with the ability to write clear, audience aware, and business-like e-mails, status reports, and summaries
An understanding of web protocols including HTTP, HTTPS, SOAP, TCP/IP, and DNS
An understanding of networking and web technologies such as Web Methods, Web Services, HTML, JavaScript, JSP, AJAX, .NET, J2EE, Kafka, Machery, Datapower etc.
Knowledge of web page composition (static vs. dynamic elements, browser behavior, etc
Highly organized with ability to handle multiple tasks
Experience in Agile Software Development a plus
Experience with JBOSS, DB2, SQL Server, WebSphere, AIX, Windows Server are pluses

Nice to have skills:
SOAPUI, Dynatrace, Sitescope, Nagios, Splunk

About Scintel Technologies:
Scintel Technologies Inc. is an Atlanta, GA based company that assembles solutions to business problems for Global 2000 organizations through application outsourcing and enterprise consulting.We partner with our clients to conceptualize and realize technology driven business transformation initiatives by using a low-risk delivery model to accelerate schedules with a high degree of time and cost predictability.Our Technology and Delivery Innovation initiatives ensure that our clients are constantly equipped with solutions, frameworks and skills to meet emerging opportunities and threats.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, age, genetics, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.In order to comply with law, regulation, executive order or government contract, this position requires that the successful candidate be a U.S. Citizen or lawful permanent resident.
Scintel Technologies, Inc.

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