Performance Engineer in Rockville, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 5/11/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0027939

Performance Engineer

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for analyzing the creation and design processes or experiments to test the quality of a product. Work with software engineers closely to ensure quality is built into solutions and make the final decision on whether a product is ready to launch. Apply extensive technical expertise and develop technical solutions to complex problems that require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Perform work without appreciable direction and exercise considerable latitude in determining the technical objectives of an assignment. Complete work that is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective for desired results. Guide the successful completion of major programs and function in a project leadership role, as needed. Interact with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with working in Windows and Linux environments

-5+ years of experience with testing all phases of the systems development life cycle (SDLC)

-2+ years of experience with scripting languages, including BASH and Powershell

-Experience with load, performance, or stress testing application scalability, including concepts, such as memory and resource management, multi-threading, network latency, and problem scenario identification

-Experience with performance measuring tools, including JMeter and LoadRunner

-Ability to ensure requirements coverage, analyze test plans, author test scripts, and implement automated testing

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with healthcare consulting a plus

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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