Jun 18, 2022

Performance Test Engineer

  • IPC
  • Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
Entry Level QA

Job Description

We are looking for a Performance Test Engineer to conduct system-level performance and load testing. This position will also mimic customer environments and develop and support a test environment to ensure the quality of IPC's software products.

What You Will Be Doing

  • Lead a performance testing team consisting of on/offshore team members of Quality Engineering Organization
  • Design and mentor those in creating best-in-class performance testing approaches and plans for enterprise-wide projects
  • Assist project members with infrastructure and application performance monitoring and analysis.
  • Evaluate overall system capacity during end-to-end load tests.
  • Work tightly with software development, architecture, and system engineering for performance testing and application analysis initiatives to define success criteria and evaluation methodologies.
  • Work closely with the test management team to establish performance testing criteria.
  • Provide quality, process, and technical leadership within the Performance Management team.
  • Provide insight into performance bottlenecks leveraging a variety of skills and tool sets on multiple platforms.
  • Establish a strong presence as a change agent providing innovative, effective, and efficient Performance Management practices and solutions.

What You Need for this Position

  • 3 years of experience in performance testing.
  • Experience with Mercury/HP Software automated performance testing tools (including test scripting, test execution, results analysis, tuning/troubleshooting, and reporting);
  • Knowledge of VOIP systems (testing or installation);
  • Experience with Agile
  • Strong Experience in scripting (Perl, TCL, shell, etc.)
  • Strong Experience in Load Runner (min. of 2 to 3 years). Test case writing and scenario designing.
  • Must possess strong experience using and implementing best practice programs with respect to load generation, bottleneck analysis, usage of modeling tools, and statistical analysis.
  • Strong experience in enterprise and distributed application performance testing
  • Experience with SQL and Linux.
  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in Computer Engineering, IT or related field.

What's in It For You

  • Outstanding benefits including 401K, full health insurance, commuter benefits, and generous PTO.
  • IPC is growing fast with over a thousand employees.
  • Award-winning trading communications platform powering the global financial market.

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