Performance Engineer


West Chester, PA

Industry: Information Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 370 days ago

  by    Raj Laxman

Job Description:

Title :             Performance Engineer:

Location:        West Chester, PA (LOCAL Candidates ONLY)

Duration:        12 Months

Interview:       1st Round Phone and 2nd Round On-Site 


Specific Job Knowledge:

  • Expert in using performance testing tools including Jmeter, HP Load Runner, Performance Center with capabilities in analyzing performance test results.
  • Proficient in working with multiple performance testing protocols like Web HTTP/HTML, Web Service, Siebel, JAVA over HTTP and Windows Sockets.
  • Capable of using monitoring tools like Dynatrace, HP Diagnostics, AppDynamics, Splunk, KeyNote and BMC Patrol.
  • Good knowledge of the HP Loadrunner and HP Performance Center test tool components: VUGEN, HP Diagnostics, Controller, Analysis, Correlation Libraries.
  • Proactively seek ways to increase development efficiency through use of automated testing tools.
  • Strong Math and Statistical background.
  • Strong C and JAVA programming background.



  • 4-5 years of experience in the IT technology field.
  • Prior job working as a Performance Analyst or Engineer with minimum 2 years of Tool experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in performance testing. Experience with performance testing tools (e.g. HP LoadRunner/Performance Center, JMeter, BlazeMeter).
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience with formal software performance testing methods.
  • Must have proven experience developing Performance Test Plans for larger projects.
  • Knowledge of relational databases and SQL.
  • Demonstrated ability in preparation of test plans, test reports and other documentation.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of MS Office, Visio, IBM Websphere or similar J2EE application servers.
  • Strong PC and Microsoft Windows, Linux, and Unix skills.

$100K - $110K