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Performance Test Engineer

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Performance Test Engineer

Category: Testing/Quality Assurance

City: Sacramento, California, US United States

Position ID: J0921-1316

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is seeking a Performance Test Engineer to join our team!

You will be involved in the following: modernize the testing, integration and delivery systems for strategic and innovative government clients.

Responsible for Performance Testing of COTS, ERP, Web and Mobile based applications.

Our client’s mission is to “serve, aid, and protect the citizens of California.”

This role requires a highly self-motivated individual capable of working independently in a rapidly evolving technical environment.

The ideal candidate will be someone with a software development and test automation background expertise in Loadrunner & related test tools.

Ability to create and enhance Performance Automation Test Scripts with new features and functions.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

You should have a very good understanding and experience of various load testing tools and expertise in Loadrunner.

5+ years' experience in Performance Engineering & Performance Testing.

Ensure overall enterprise application performance through the analysis of performance metrics to identify bottlenecks and recommend development improvements and best practices to achieve application availability, reliability and performance SLA.

Develop Application-testing solutions by analyzing available service offerings, tool capabilities, development innovations, performance engineering standards, and quality methodologies.

4 years of performance engineering experience using Loadrunner & strong understanding of application and technology architecture concepts.

4 years of performance tuning of stored procedures or SQL queries for DB2 Databases.

3 years of experience related to Performance analysis and monitoring across multiple areas including Infrastructure, Application and Network using monitoring tools.

3 years of experience with application performance testing, including test tool utilization, scripting, building and executing scenarios, collecting and analyzing performance metrics under various system performance scenarios.

2 years of experience in Design and Development of automated framework and test scripts using UFT/QTP.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• 5+ years in a Performance Test Engineer role

• 5+ years of experience with Micro-focus Loadrunner

• 2+ years of hands on UFT Automated Scripting and Testing experience

• Must demonstrate an understanding of test automation frameworks

• Experience building Test automation into CI/CD pipelines

• Experience writing and executing Performance Test scripts

• Ability to learn and understand new toolsets and products quickly

A strong focus on business outcomes

• BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Skill Set/Years of Experience:

Performance Scripting & Testing - 5+ years

Micro-focus Loadrunner - 5+ years

Micro-focus/UFT/QTP - 2+ years

Micro-focus- ALM - 2+ years

Performance Monitoring Tools - 4+ years

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $59,000-$122,000*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more


  • Performance/Stress Testing

  • Load Runner

What you can expect from us:

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It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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