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Performance Tester - Lead

CollabraLink McLean, VA
  • Posted: October 25, 2019
  • Full-Time

Document comprehensive Performance Testing Plans and Strategy on how to automate testing Create multiple scenarios and schedule Virtual Users to generate realistic load on the server Collaborate regularly with technical and non-technical team members and other performance testers Work with Cloud and DevSecOps engineers to automate the performance testing as part of continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) pipelines Generate performance test results report which includes detailed analysis; highlighting issues, enhancement areas and infrastructure change recommendations Provide guidance and coaching to junior testers and application developers as needed Review functional requirements documentation (e.g., acceptance criteria in user stories in JIRA) to understand and document performance requirements. Design, develop, maintain testing framework for automated performance and stress testing for web applications built with various technologies across multiple projects at Collabralink Define and establish test metrics to measure product performance and provide feedback to Application Developers Document efficient and effective quantitative methods and guidelines, in order to continuously improve quality & performance of processes and practices across multiple projects Provide estimates for test planning, scripting and execution as inputs to project planning. Execute performance testing and analysis of complex systems to ensure systems are compliant with requirements and can perform well in production Work with Application Developers & testers to verify defect fixes and enhancements that improve performance of applications Independently develop test scripts using Apache JMeter to test the performance of both static resources such as JavaScript and HTML, as well as dynamic resources, such as JSP, Servlets, and AJAX Experience in performance testing tools such as LoadRunner, LoadNinja, StressStimulus, LoadUI Pro, LoadView, NeoLoad, WebLOAD and Apache JMeter Research and recommend performance testing tools appropriate for various types and sizes of applications Required Experience: At least 5 years of performance testing experience At least 3 years of software development experience At least 2 years of relational database experience At least 2 years of leading a team of testers and client relationship experience Strong oral and written communication skills Strong understanding and hands-on experience with Agile software development methodologies Ability to pass a background investigation and clear a Public Trust at a minimum per contract requirement Preferred Experience: At least 2 years of Federal Government contracting experience Experience in Cloud technologies and implementing DevOps Pipelines Education and Certifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a related discipline (required) Agile or SAFe Certification (preferred) We actively practice the philosophy that empowered employees make successful teams.

That's why we strive to put employees in positions where they can grow, both personally and professionally. CollabraLink offers a full suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more. CollabraLink is a fast growing CMMI-DEV Maturity Level 3, Small Business professional services firm.

Founded in 2003, CollabraLink has long established ourselves as a value-add partner assisting our customers in solving their most difficult problems. We bring expertise across a wide variety of IT and Mission Support services driving significant results for our customers. CollabraLink is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



McLean, VA

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