Performance Test Engineer

Offer by Collabera Inc.




About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: QA/Test Developer


testing, qa, agile

Job description

This position is part of the Education Technology agile teams responsible for those world-class education products. This role is responsible for executing the Education Technology Performance Engineering Strategy. You will work with peers and leads to enhance test design and improve process standards, with a focus on effectiveness and quick feedback driven approaches. Delivery-focused testing and high-quality standards is paramount.

Key Responsibilities:

·         Drive the performance testing strategy for the Education Technology Platform

·         Use production monitoring and logging to model performance traffic

·         Code appropriate scripts to handle load testing, soak testing, stress testing, and performance profiling

·         Create reports and in-depth analysis

·         Maintain respective performance testing and load generation environments

·         Coordinate with Development to prioritize, troubleshoot, and fix defects

·         Work to deliver quick testing feedback in a Continuous Delivery and Agile working environment

·         Participate in release management and production validation as needed

·         Attend customer user sessions, refining test cases to always be user-focused

·         Maintain escaped defect targets

Technologies:, Python, New Relic, Kibana, Linux, Jenkins, Charles Proxy and/or Fiddler, Docker. Experience with Learning Management Systems such as Canvas, Blackboard, or D2L is a plus.

Technical Skills:

·         Understanding of performance, load and stress testing

·         Experience with external production applications

·         Familiarity with RESTful Web Services

·         Familiarity with Microservice Architectures

·         Shell scripting

·         Containerization technologies

·         Critical Thinking and Attention to Detail

·         Documentation and Communication

·         Root Cause Analysis and White Box Testing

·         Learning Management Systems (Blackboard, Canvas)

·         Release Management

·         Knowledge of HTTP, Javascript, and Java errors

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