Project Lead - SR. PERFORMANCE TEST LEAD

Job Location: Atlanta, GA

About the position and responsibilities:

Job Description:

Senior Performance Test Lead Engineer with 8+ years of
experience in Performance Testing

Responsibilities:

Interact with project leads/overseas
coordinators/Business Analysts and development leads to gain good understanding
of the application’s nonfunctional testing requirementsIdentify high level test scenarios from
the requirements specificationDesign and develop test cases and
scripts to address business and technical use casesLiaise with project leads/overseas
coordinators for test case/scripts review and sign-offWork efficiently with performance
testing tools like HP Load Runner, HP Performance Center, Jmeter etc.Preparing performance test plans,
devising performance test strategies, managing test data and ability to
identify non-functional requirements through business requirements analysis and
architecture topology informationConducting different types of
performance tests: Load, Volume, Stress, Failover, Scalability etc. along with
strong background in and coordination of multiple resources/teams/vendors from different
geographical locationAllocate tasks to team members and
monitorExecute effective review and ensure
quality of deliverablesInteract with customer via status calls
on a daily/weekly/monthly basisHelp to conduct root-cause analysis and
anticipate performance concerns -Apply knowledge of Web and applications
servers’ PerformanceExperience in monitoring and tools like
HP Sitescope, Wily Introscope etc.Should effectively work towards common
goals by supporting, encouraging, and sharing information with colleaguesCoordinating peer reviews and internal
sign off. S/he will also mentor junior test engineers and assist with query
resolution. S/he will also be responsible for assisting team lead in task
allocation and monitoring progress at sub-project/ Module Level, status
reporting and reviewing test artifacts of test engineers

Skills Required:

Must have:

Experience in HP LoadRunnerHands on creation of Performance Test
Scripts and Complex PT ExecutionsExperience in client facing activitiesExperience in Manual Testing projectsHands on testing work along with client
team

Desired:

HP (Mercury) testing tools (Quality Centre)