Performance Test Engineer

Talent Request ID:762
Employment Type:Contract
Web Publication Date:6/22/2020
Number of Positions:1
Talent Request Location:Toronto ON Canada
Brief Description:

Experienced Performance Tester for Healthcare applications

Job Description Details:

R3D Consulting is seeking an experienced Performance Test Engineer for a one (1) year contract.  In this role the Performance Test Engineer will work on developing, maintaining and executing performance scripts. You will require a deep understanding of application architecture; application behavior and usage profile for applications under test and devise the appropriate performance test strategy and schedule. A good understanding of factors influencing the performance of software applications at multiple layers including Database, network, CPU utilization, JVM tuning, memory analysis, thread management, query performance is key to succeeding in this role.

In this role you will be responsible to design and create performance tests based on the agreed upon acceptance criteria as well as determine appropriate performance tests and monitoring strategy for applications.


To be considered for this role you should have:

  • Experience in performance testing web applications, Mobile and Java RMI applications;
  • Preferred candidate comes with Healthcare background;
  • Experience in performance testing and tuning of complex large-scale enterprise applications;
  • Strong Performance Engineering skills to identify bottleneck and provide recommendations;
  • Expert Level programming skills in Java and scripting languages like Python, shell, batch as well experience in Selenium web driver; and
  • You must have strong experience in JMeter, code profiling, monitoring tools such Dynatrace, Datadog, Jconsole, Jvisual VM monitoring Tools etc., experience n both windows & Linux environments and good working experience working with CI tools such as Jenkins.

While you will be able to mainly work remotely, you must be prepared to spend 1-2 days per week in one of our client’s offices in Cambridge or Toronto, once the pandemic restrictions are lifted.

 If you might be interested in hearing more about this role, please email me back with your updated resume and a day/time that we can speak in more depth.