Title Performance Test Engineer
Duration : 12+ Months
Location : Washington, DC
Performance Test Engineer works on multiple programs/systems for multiple Client business units. This role is responsible for the review of all requirements mapping to test cases, test plans and test results and is a key participant in the PMO Q-Gate process. They are involved in all phases of the QA process and the implementation of quality assurance objectives. This includes the enforcement of current Client QA processes including the monitoring and evaluation of Requirement and Test deliverables. This role interacts with all members of the project team including architects, business analysts, system analysts, project managers, the development team and quality control team to assure successful development, testing and implementation of project requirements helping to ensure that projects meet Client's quality deployment goals.
Works on projects of all levels of complexity within any of the IT development environments.
Reviews formal test plans and documented test results.
Review of project deliverables and produces the compliance checklist.
Monitors, evaluates and makes recommendations on QA tasks within enterprise-wide processes such as; test life cycles, change management and release management.
Assists in creating standard operating procedures and metrics based on best practices for the QA team. Identifies and proposes areas of improvement throughout the QA process.
Adheres to and enforces QA processes.
May serve in the following roles: automation testing, performance testing, front end testing/back end testing, or end to end testing.
Conducts investigations on identified technical and operational problems on installed networks, systems and products.
Produces QA Root Cause Analysis document following problem investigation.
May make recommendations regarding software defects and/or project timelines.
Prepares, maintains and reviews documentation on all QA phases.
Provides coaching to less-experienced individuals.
Verifies that documented system requirements have been met.
Supports continued evolution of QA strategies and activities supporting best practices and quality deployments.