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Performance Test Lead
Ref No.: 18-52503
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 07/25/2018
Performance Test Lead
San Francisco, CA / San Ramon, CA
Fulltime Permanent


Description:
Client is seeking a highly-skilled and self-motivated individual to join our Performance Engineering team in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Candidates position must have 5+ years of experience in performance script development, testing, and results analysis, plus experience monitoring and analyzing backend servers.
Some experience writing database queries is helpful.
Candidates must have experience and skill in troubleshooting / root cause analysis of complex systems.
Experience working in an Agile team is a plus.

Required Skills:
BA/BS degree in Computer Technology or related, or equivalent experience
5+ years of experience in performance engineering, including hands-on experience using Client Performance Center / LoadRunner for scripting, testing, and results analysis
Strong understanding of performance engineering and testing principles and practice
Ability to quickly understand complex applications, and to work with an interdisciplinary team to determine the root cause of performance problems
Experience analyzing backend server metrics (e.g. AWR reports)
Experience using backend monitoring and application E2E performance tools, such as NMON, OEM, SiteScope, vCenter, Splunk, AppDynamics, etc., is a plus
Experience writing SQL queries is a plus
Good oral and written communication skills are essential
A strong work ethic, with a commitment to helping meet / exceed our customer's expectations
A confident and capable team player, who can work independently with minimal supervision, and be the 'performance expert' in an Agile development & testing team