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Performance Tester in St. Louis, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

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Job Description

Performance Tester:


Understand and able to articulate what the difference between performance engineering vs performance testing; plus able to articulate what continuous performance testing is, what this looks like, etc. Advanced knowledge and hands on experience with at least one Monitoring and/or profiling tool.

Duties Include:

  • Experience in Performance Testing Process and Methodology, Analysis (Client Side and Server Side) and Reporting Skills

  • Experience in Non-Functional Requirements Gathering, test strategy, test Design and review test plan.

  • Strong experience in preparation and execution of Performance test scripts including data setup experience.

  • Experience developing scripts / tools in programing / scripting languages - Java Python & pearl. 

  • Working knowledge in debugging of performance scripts, identification of performance issues using monitoring tools; Interaction with various stake holders for triaging and performance issue resolution.

  • Experience in tools like Jmeter & Soasta, DynaTrace.

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of overall experience in performance testing 

  • Expert on performance testing of web applications, Java, AJAX, Web services. 

  • Experience in developing Test Strategies, Test Cases and Test Procedures from System/Software Requirement specifications and Business requirements 

  • Experience in JMeter to test APIs, SOAP, Rest web services, Groovy script. Must to have experience on tools such as Soasta & JMeter. DynaTrace

  • Knowledge on gathering production metrics from monitoring tools 

  • Proficient in writing Performance test plans and strategic documents.