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Senior Performance Test Engineer
Ref No.: 17-07453
Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 08/15/2017
Title: Senior Performance Test Engineer
Location: Chicago, IL (West Loop)
Rate/Salary: DOE

The newly formed Enterprise Intelligence software (EIS) Business Unit is looking for an advanced QA Engineer capable of full-stack QA Automation for mobile and cloud application. This opportunity is a chance to join a high-performance software team that will transform the company's software components into an advanced data driven solution.

The Performance Test Engineer will design and execute the load & performance test activities on multiple, simultaneous, complex projects. Work with product management and development teams to design and develop scalable products.

* Responsible for preparation and execution of Load & Stress test scripts
* Identify performance issues and debug scripts
* Designs develops and maintains load testing framework
* Work with team members from QA, SysOps, Developers, and Support
* Generate load of at least million devices connecting to platform (bottom-up load)
* Develop performance related test scenarios and create & maintain test data
* Responsible for creating baseline for performance
* Create reports for performance and scalability of our solutions
* Establishing and sharing performance best practices, designing and executing a robust performance test strategy
* Work with team for thorough understanding of design and architecture
* Automate the execution of load and performance testing
* Bachelor's degree in computer science or related degree.
* Strong background in load & performance testing using Amazon EC2.
* 5+ years experience doing Load & Performance testing using open source tools.
* 5+ years experience with common programming and scripting languages such as JavaScript, Jquery, Groovy, Python or Ruby.
* Experience working with databases like MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra.
* Experience working with Unix based operating systems.
* Experience testing RESTful API

If interested and qualified, please send an updated copy of your resume to