Full Time Employee
District of Columbia
Performance Test Engineer (Job Number:421192)
SAIC has an opportunity for a Performance Test Engineer to join our team supporting the Administrative Office of the US Courts (AOUSC) Department of Program Services (DPS) Case Management Systems Office (CMSO) in Washington, DC. Our company is seeking a Performance Test Engineer to work on performance tuning and testing of multi-tiered distributed applications for our client’s on- going projects.
Create or modify performance scripts for Web based applications using Neotys NeoLoad with multiple protocols
Execute performance tests on applications to assure capacity and stability of the applications meets requirements for production deployment.
Monitor all impacted systems for network connection disruptions as well as any obscure application behavior resulting from a network anomaly
Measure resource consumption of components and processes and latency at measurable points in the systems under test
Identify application bottlenecks and assist engineers with improving application performance and reducing latency
Communicate performance testing results and identify areas for improvement with stakeholders at all levels
Drive delivery of performance output with project managers, developers, and peers
Education and Experience:
Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience.
Extensive experience using performance test tools such as NeoLoad and/or HP Performance Center
Understanding of various front end application architectures and the tier to tier communications
Thorough understanding of distributed systems, Internet principles and statistical data analysis.
Measurement points of various systems and metrics for analysis of issues and risk.
Excellent analytical skills and extensive troubleshooting experience
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work and deliver in a fast paced Agile environment
SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Job Posting: Aug 16, 2016, 12:46:46 PM
Primary Location: United States-DC-WASHINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Shift: Day Job
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