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Performance Tester / Quality Assurance Consultant
Ref No.: 19-10121
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 01/20/2020 to 01/19/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Performance Tester / Quality Assurance Consultant with our client in the financial industry in their Charlotte, NC location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • This role/job will be actively involved in Performance Testing activities for the CSW space (specifically the eCommerce portfolio)
  • As a performance tester, this role/job entails performing a variety of performance capabilities ranging all the way from NFR collection, down to performance test script, test execution, monitoring, analysis, and results reporting
  • Planning, Modeling, Scripting, Testing, Monitoring, Results Analysis, Results Documentation and Communication
  • Critical scripting protocols: HTTP/S, Web Services, TruClient
  • Performance Results Analysis
  • Evaluating and diagnosing system health and welfare (and issues) via use of Monitoring, APM, Diagnostics, and other performance and monitoring tools
  • Analysis capabilities across the technology stack (web server, application server / JVM, application, container, VM, host, network, cache grid, database)
  • Bottleneck analysis
  • Use of enterprise health & welfare monitoring and APM profiling/diagnostics tools
  • Root cause analysis/diagnosis
  • Script review / triage

  • Experience with AppDynamics, (or similar profiling/diagnostics tool), Splunk, WAS (WebSphere Application Server), and Client Performance Center / LoadRunner
  • Familiar with Agile project framework (JIRA, etc.)
  • Total package (technical and leadership skills) - i.e. "Performance Ninja "
  • Superior common sense
  • Quick on their feet (from identifying issues, to laying out next steps, driving resolution, communicating outcomes)
  • Crisp communication in all facets (day-to-day hand-offs, partner interaction, executive communication, status reporting)
  • Proactive & Driven
  • Skilled in performance testing tools, methodologies, and deliverables (experience leading work efforts in all aspects of performance testing including requirements, planning, complex scripting, test harness design, test execution, results analysis)
  • Exhibits triage ownership / leadership ability (ability to own issue resolution, direct triage, drive participation and discussion, execute crisp and effective communications, strong organizational skills)
  • Solid understanding of software development and architecture concepts (Java/JEE, code review, code analysis, architectural/enterprise integration patterns, 3-tier architecture)
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)

Desired Skills:
  • CA Virtualize / iTKO LISA
  • DynaTrace AppMon (or similar profiling/diagnostics tool)
  • Enterprise Integration Patterns
  • SOA (Service Oriented Architecture)
  • Java/JEE
  • Linux (RHEL)
  • IBM MQ
  • Oracle
  • SQL Developer or TOAD
  • Cassandra
  • DevCenter
  • OpsCenter
  • Jboss, Apache Tomcat
  • Wireshark or comparable network packet analysis tool
  • IBM Support Assistant Workbench tools
  • IBM PMAT (Pattern Modeling and Analysis Tool)
  • IBM TMDA (Thread and Monitor Dump Analyzer)
  • IBM Memory Analyzer
  • Javacore / thread dump analysis
  • Heap dump analysis
  • GC [Garbage Collection] analysis & JVM tuning/optimization
  • Code review & optimization
  • Resiliency Analysis
  • Call Pattern Analysis

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