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Pearson Senior Performance Test Engineer in Chennai, India

Job Description for Senior Performance Test Engineer

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ability to work with Product Owners and SME’s, collects non-functional requirements and convert them into performance test plans

  • Strong experience in performance test script creation, execution and troubleshooting via JMeter and Load Runner against Applications with a multi-tier architecture

  • Must be comfortable creating new test scripts, as well as maintaining existing scripts, scenarios, and repositories.

  • Must be comfortable creating frontend performance scripts and identify if any client-side performance issues.

  • Research and analyze issues in the Application /Services/DB layer and identify performance bottlenecks.

  • Ability to write user defined functions/custom code to automate the script challenges

  • Hands-on experience in generating reports and delivering analysis findings to stakeholders

  • Ability to manage performance testing on the containerized apps for GCP or AWS or Kubernetes,

  • Individual contributor to manage small scale performance testing projects.

  • Good Communication skills to interact and work directly with the clients.

Technical Experience: 

  • Strong understanding of performance testing methodologies best practices.

  • Must have recent experience working in an environment focused on Agile software development, DevOps, and CI/CD pipeline methodologies

  • Experienced in identifying Performance testing scope through explicit and implicit test requirements.

  • Able to Interface effectively with business and technical stakeholders for requirements and design clarifications

  • Experience in Assessing the performance testing strategy based on non functional requirements(NFRs).

  • Strong skills with Load Runner/Jmeter required script creation for Web, Web services, Microservices etc. protocols (as applicable) to emulate the application.

  • Experience in both Client side, Server side, Monitoring and profiling tools using OS resources Perfmon/NMON , HP SiteScope, JVisualVm, and NewRelic.

  • Thorough understanding of API Architecture and Impact of Various Component on PT.

  • Should have Excellent experience in Log Analysis.

  • Should possess strong understanding of E2E PT and Response time breakup of all Downstream systems.

  • Should have good understanding of Databases (MS SQL, Oracle, Mongo DB2 ) and impact of various DB concepts on PT.

  • Should have strong understanding of Cloud Infrastructure like AWS, Google Cloud ,OpenShift.

  • Knowledge of any programming Language like Java, Python or C# will be an added advantage.


Organization: Assessment & Qualifications

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 9479