1+ months
2018-06-122018-08-10

Federal - Sr. Performance Test Engineer - Columbia, MD

Washington, DC 20044
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Columbia, MD

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

The Performance Test Lead will manage efforts to validate the solution design by testing the application against performance requirements. They will support the test leads by creating detailed performance test tasks for the work plan and providing accurate status of these tasks. Develops detailed test plans and results artifacts. The Performance Tester will identify and create detailed test cases and test scripts and map to appropriate requirements and design specifications. The Performance Tester will have the following job responsibilities:

Leads Test team and activities in upward stakeholder management, status report development, metrics, etc.
Creates performance test approach and strategy from system requirements and design documents
Establishes verifiable performance benchmarks for system and system components
Assists in identifying clear performance requirements / measurement criteria from poorly defined metrics
Ability to identify test cases and map them to performance/system/integration requirements for appropriate testing coverage
Responsible for creating and maintaining test artifacts (plans, reports, dashboards) and ensuring they meet client's expectations
Manages the creation of required test data and data loads for each performance test run
Manages shakeout testing and maintaining performance test environment
Create accurate time estimates and meet schedules for performance/stress testing efforts
Manages effort of automating the performance/load test scripts
Performs execution of test cases/runs to meet required execution targets to keep the project on schedule
Analyzes data gathered from performance test runs and provides sound recommendations for performance improvements and can identify bottlenecks of web applications
Recommend to the proper teams performance tuning in different categories: system, platform, application, etc. as necessary
Reviews test results in test tools and validates test cases are complete and of high qualit
Communicates any testing issues and/or risks to Test Lead in a timely fashion
Communicate effectively with architecture, design, and development teams to learn system and resolve defects
Willingness to work a flexible schedule as needed to manage execution of test cases
Willingness to work in an Agile Framework environment

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