NewWave HQ Performance Test Engineer in Elkridge, Maryland
The Performance Test Engineer will support the Performance/Load testing requirements of applications working as member of a cross functional Agile team. The tester will work directly with the UI/UX, BA and engineering teams to Load Test the application to gain consistency and efficiencies during the software development process.
Experience working with Performance/Load Testing tools like Microfocus Performance Center, JMeter, Apica, NeoLoad etc.
Experience in developing automated QA test suites and tools like Selenium Cucumber
Develop/improve existing performance test frameworks or stand up new performance test frameworks under guidance of senior test leads
Perform detailed test designs using sound software test engineering principals in the context of test automation platforms and integration across distributed systems
Experience supporting user acceptance testing efforts by user training and developing test artifacts
Demonstrate consultative approach to work with business analysts, UI/UX, and engineering teams to solve problems
Participate as core member of Agile team across all planning, analysis, design, development, and testing activities including participation in all scrum ceremonies
Proficient developing test strategies, test plans, and test cases for complex domain models such as workflows, data migration and web-based applications
Exposure and familiarity with TDD and BDD
Experience working in micro-service-based architectures / REST-based APIs/Cloud Based Solutions
Ability to work across projects to understand complex interaction between services
Define and establish test metrics to measure not just product quality, but quality of testing and feedback to engineers
Develop efficient and effective qualitative methods, measures and guidelines in order to continuously improve quality processes and practices
Experience in the healthcare IT industry.
Minimum 6 years of experience with development and scripting languages
Minimum 6 years of experience with Performance Testing Tools like Microfocus Performance Center, JMeter etc.
Minimum 4 years of experience with test automation tools such as Jasmine, Karma, Selenium, Cucumber, Junit, etc.
Experience integrating test automation frameworks into a CI/CD pipeline
5 years of experience with SQL, PL/SQL, etc.
Multiple years of experience with source control systems like Git, ADO
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field applicable to software testing
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of agile software development and ability to work in agile team environment
- Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication, and organizational skills - must be able to communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing
Should be extremely facts and data oriented.
Should be deadline and closure oriented.
Strong persuasion, facilitation and influencing skills.
Should be self-driven.
Strong analytical, organizational and project management skills.
Demonstrated ability to lead and work with cross functional teams including senior level individuals.
Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment with varying priorities, based on a team building culture.
Street: 6518 Meadowridge Road