Performance Tester (AWS Cloud) - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-06
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Columbia
Maryland
United States

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Stakeholders (business owners,
    Application development team & various application support groups) to
    understand the initiatives of periodic releases.
  • Define performance testing scope, strategy,
    create test plans, scripts etc.
  • Hands on load testing/performance testing AWS
    hosted web applications as well as Services using LoadRunner and Jmeter.
  • Loadrunner scripting of complex web transactions.
  • Execute performance tests, analyze results.
  • Create performance test plan, test results and
    present to stakeholders.
  • Draft performance testing schedule and design
    types of tests to be executed with other stakeholders.
  • Work continuously with various stakeholders and
    project managers to manage changing priorities and requirements.


Qualifications:

  • Understanding of AWS capability is critical.
  • 8+ years of experience performing the role of a performance
    tester and 2+ years with AWS for web applications.
  • Loadrunner scripting, Jmeter experience and
    detailed understanding of HTTP, SOAP and JSON.
  • Experience building load models, developing
    scenarios and capacity projection.
  • Ability to troubleshoot performance issues via
    splunk logs, server logs, new relic etc.
  • Experience testing Akamai fronted web
    applications.
  • Experience in writing and presenting performance
    test results and analysis to various stakeholders both technical and
    non-technical.
  • Ability to work off-hours to ensure system
    availability and minimal impact to other stakeholders.
  • Ability to work on fast paced constantly changing
    environment.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written
    communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal
    supervision.
  • Must be a team player, well organized and
    efficient with excellent judgment and decision-making skills


Preferred Skills:

  • Government Healthcare experience preferred.
  • Understanding of XML, MarkLogic.
  • Work well within a team environment.
  • Issues and Risks managemen
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