Technical Lead - Performance Testing

Job Location: Atlanta, GAAbout the position and responsibilities:Job Description: Senior Test Engineer with 6+ years of experience in Performance TestingResponsibilities:• Interact with project leads/overseas coordinators/Business Analysts and development leads to gain good understanding of the application’s nonfunctional testing requirements• Identify high level test scenarios from the requirements specification• Design and develop test cases and scripts to address business and technical use cases• Liaise with project leads/overseas coordinators for test case/scripts review and sign-off• Work 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 information• Conducting 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 location• Allocate tasks to team members and monitor• Execute effective review and ensure quality of deliverables• Interact with customer via status calls on a daily/weekly/monthly basis• Help to conduct root-cause analysis and anticipate performance concerns -Apply knowledge of Web and applications servers’ Performance• Experience in monitoring and tools like HP Sitescope, Wily Introscope etc.• Should effectively work towards common goals by supporting, encouraging, and sharing information with colleagues• Coordinating 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 engineersSkills Required:Must have:• Experience in HP LoadRunner• Hands on creation of Performance Test Scripts and Complex PT Executions• Experience in client facing activities• Experience in Manual Testing projects• Hands on testing work along with client teamDesired:• HP (Mercury) testing tools (Quality Centre)