Load & Performance Test Lead

Harmony Information Systems   •  

Reston, VA

5 - 7 years

Posted 272 days ago

This job is no longer available.

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Job Description:

Are you interested in changing the world of healthcare and human services? Do you want to work with innovative web and mobile software applications with great impact on society? Can you provide smart ideas and experiments about what’s possible? Do you work hard to help others to achieve their best results? Do you want to be amazed, inspired and proud of your job every day? Come and show us what you’re made of. 

Mediware Information Systems, Inc. is a fast-growing Top 100 Healthcare Software company. We design and build products that are inspiring and make a real impact in people’s lives. We have 1000+ employees across the US, UK and Netherlands. Mediware’s portfolio of solutions currently includes long-term services and supports, behavioral health, blood solutions, cellular therapy, home care, medication management, rehabilitation and respiratory therapy. 

As the Load and Performance (L&P) Test Lead for Mediware you will be responsible for defining, leading, and continuously improving the load & performance testing approach, framework, and service offerings to delivery teams across Mediware. You will lead the buildout of the L&P team, the architecture, the environment, and the tools. Once built out, you will lead the L&P service offering to Mediware's delivery teams, ensuring the load and performance tests meet business requirements for the respective teams working on AgileSCRUM releases.

  

 

Job Qualifications:

Required Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree. Preferred majors are Quality Assurance Science, Quality Management, Engineering, Computer Science/Engineering, Information Systems, Mathematics or other STEM related majors.

  • Minimum 5 years of direct work experience in technical software quality engineering leadership roles including all aspects of Load and Performance test engineering, framework development and tool deployment.

  • Minimum of 4 years experience leading L&P related strategy, planning and execution activities, sizing, test data definition, data setup, set up of measures, load testing, and performance testing.

  • At least 4 years hands on experience with L&P tools.

  • Experience implementing best practices, process improvements and defining strategy related to the performance and load testing of a variety of application types.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to coordinate with other groups to ensure deadlines are met and system performance is acceptable before production implementation within an AgileSCRUM environment.

  • Hands on programming language experience in object-oriented languages (C#, C++, Java, .net, etc.)

  • Experience in providing guidance on L&P strategy, architecture, approach and design for various technical platforms to L&P team resources as well as teams seeking L&P services.

  • Strong interpersonal skills including problem solving, decision making, influencing, managing change and working with diverse and geographically distributed teams.

  • Attention to detail, professional presentation skills, and the ability to work with complex projects.

  • Ability to make judgements and recommendations based on the analysis and interpretation of data. 

 

Preferred Skills and/or Experience:

  • Microsoft Office Suite 

  • Jira

  • Confluence

  • Load and performance test automation framework and tools

  • Expert knowledge/expertise and advanced hands on experience in two or more of the following: Angular, JavaScript, HTML/CSS, .NET C#, JAVA, SQL, C/C++, etc…

  • Ability to lead and motivate a team with focus on both the company’s and the customer’s goals 

  • Proven ability to implement L&P QA standards, best practices, architecture, tools, and services.

  • Ability to provide consultation or consultative L&P information to interfacing teams requesting L&P related services.

  • Experience with Mediware’s and/or a competitor’s application would be helpful