Performance Engineer

Do you have hands-on experience with NeoLoad, HP LoadRunner or similar?

SQA is seeking a Performance Engineer in the Greater Boston area to support performance testing and tuning our client’s flagship platform. The successful candidate will collaborate closely with engineering teams to create performance test plans and deliver performance test results using industry standard load testing and profiling tools, including NeoLoad. Working in an Agile/Scrum model, this role will serve as a liaison to scrum teams to assist with performance-related issues while contributing to the evolution of engineering best practices, standards and guidelines.

Qualified candidates should have:

  • Experience working with geographically distributed teams, including offshore teams
  • Hands-on experience working with performance load testing tools, including NeoLoad, HP LoadRunner or similar
  • Performance testing experience working with databases such as Microsoft SQL Server and MongoDB
  • Ability to design, develop and execute performance/scalability tests to improve availability, performance, reliability, capacity and scalability in the UI n-tier database layers
  • Root cause analysis expertise
  • Experience creating and maintaining performance testing frameworks
  • Ability to conduct initial evaluation of third party tools and vendors, coordinate proof-of-concept testing and implementation
  • White box testing experience for performance, stress and scalability
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft SQL Server queries and transactions
  • Familiarity with issue tracking and SDLC tools such as JIRA
  • Exposure to virtualization technologies.

Job ID: 1805-5578
Software Quality Associates is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity.