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Senior Performance Test Engineer
Ref No.: 18-07602
Location: Plano, Texas
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 09/27/2018 to 03/27/2019
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Senior Performance Test Engineer with our client in the financial industry in their Plano, TX location. This is a 6 month + contract to hire position.


Seeking a Senior Performance Test Engineer

  • The Senior Performance Test Engineer will be working closely with the performance test leads, project teams, and application development leads to understand, collect and review the performance benchmarks and requirements
  • Develop, execute and maintain test scenarios and test scripts that exercise production-like scenarios to ensure that change is optimized for performance and free from performance defects to satisfy the customer experience
  • The Performance Test Engineer should be able to diagnose and troubleshoot performance related issues and be able to communicate the finding with the QA and Project leadership
  • Guide, mentor and train less experienced performance testers
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong understanding of performance testing methodologies best practices
  • Provide guidance to testers on test script creation, execution and troubleshooting for complex issues
  • Ability to lead performance optimization efforts
  • Participate in performance test requirements reviews
  • Strong experience in LoadRunner / Performance Center script creation, execution and troubleshooting (minimum 5 years' experience)
  • Strong defect identification and triaging skills
  • Ability to direct toward root cause analysis of issues and to clearly communicate finding to QA and Project management leadership
  • Ability to develop and review performance test plan and test scenarios
  • Strong skills in test results analysis and review
  • Experience with some of the following or similar tools: Dynatrace, Wily Introscope, Splunk, Client Diagnostics, J-Meter
  • Prior performance testing experience with various protocols (HTTP/HTML, TCP/IP, .NET, PTP, AJAX, Web Services...)
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
  • Ability to work early or late hours to support the offshore team
  • Prior experience working with a globally located team (off-site, off-shore)
  • Ability to mentor other junior performance resources
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”