Performance Engineer

State Street   •  

Quincy, MA

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


11 - 15 years

Posted 178 days ago

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Work in conjunction with application SME for scoping of NFRs
Identify business and performance critical scenarios for performance testing
Develop Workload Models for performance tests (performance, scalability, availability etc.)
Develop performance test plans
Develop effort estimations
Create test scripts, execute tests and report results
Manage day to day project delivery
Should handle onshore-offshore communications


Bachelor's degree with strong performance engineering experience(10+ years) working in complex middleware platforms, SOA architectures
Comprehensive knowledge to execute end to end performance engineering lifecycle activities from NFR analysis to performance diagnostics
Hands-on experience in one or more Application Performance Management (APM) tools - Dynatrace, AppDynamics, CA APM, Opnet etc.
Hands-on experience in one or more industry standard performance testing tools - HP LoadRunner, IBM RPT, Neotys Neoload, JMeter etc.
Hands-on experience in performance analysis/engineering activities such as profiling, thread dump analysis, heap dump analysis, DB tracing, network sniffing etc.
Knowledgeable in planning and executing performance testing activities early in SDLC (Shift left)
Strong in creating well documented customer facing performance test reports
Experienced working in DevOps, Agile models
Strong collaborator with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Experience in managing multiple parallel projects, releases