Job Description :
Positon: Sr. Performance Tester
Location: Washington, DC
Duration: 6+ Months with extension
Primary Skills: - UFT Javascript, Beanshell, At least 5 years of Exp. JMETER, 2.2. AND 2.3.

The position’s essential duties include the following:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES:
The position’s essential duties include the following:
· Develops and maintains a working knowledge of business processes supported by software systems/products;
· Conduct and participate in test case reviews, requirement reviews, design reviews, and change control activities;
· Creates and contributes to the creation of test plans, test cases, test scenarios, and test data for use during the testing phases of the software development lifecycle, for new and existing software systems/products;
· Ensures that test plans and scenarios fully exercise every aspect of the product;
· Produces formal test plans; leads the testing effort for assigned projects;
· Documents and reports issues discovered during testing, and reports issues to Management.
· Works as part of Scrum Development Team, effectively participates in sprint planning, task estimates, task sequencing, task assignments, sprint reviews and retrospectives;
· Creates and performs complex test execution. Leads development of automation framework.
· Creates and maintains automated framework using standard coding methodologies.
· Collaborates with other team members to understand the scope of test cases that will be used for automated scripts.
· Defines standards, methods and procedures for test automation.
· Executes automated test scripts for all IT environments.
· Leads test management strategy. Influences and improves UAT experience.
· Leads defect tracking and resolution efforts. Leads the test management strategy. Anticipates and monitors risks.
· Implements quality standards, methods and procedures for quality control activities.
· Other duties, as assigned.


TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE:
Type of Experience Years of Experience
· Experience with automated and test management tools, developing test strategies
and plans 5-8 years
· Demonstrated experience with increasingly complex projects 5-8 years
· Hands-on QA testing experience in client server and/or web-based environment 5-8 years
· Experience developing manual and automated test scripts 5-8 years
· Experience with 3rd party testing and change management tools 5-8 years
· Experience with test case gathering techniques 5-8 years
· Experience with automated and test management tools 5 + years
· Experience developing test strategies and plans. 5 + years
· Experience with tools used for data validation and comparison. 3-4 years

NOTE: In addition, please list any desired experience.
· Experience with Project Management Software
· Experience with Software Development
· Experience with Scrum and/or other Agile Development frameworks
· Experience with vbScript
· Experience with Agile, ETL, soapUI
· Experience with Unified Functional Testing (formerly known as QTP