Senior Performance Engineer in Meridian charter Township, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/2/2020

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Job Description

Job ID: 55876

Senior Performance Engineer - 55876

Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Analyzes, designs and develops performance specifications and scripts based on workflows.
  • Ability to interpret results of performance tests and identify improvements.
  • Ability to create application performance test plan based on requirements of project.
  • Ability to recommend performance enhancements as applications are designed.
  • Experience in application development, understanding both mobile app and web technology stack.
  • SME in LoadRunner, Selenium and JMeter.
  • Ability to interpret and draw system diagrams.
  • Understand systems environments like shared resources, components and services, CPU, memory, storage, network, etc.
  • Understand the differences between production and test environments and how they affect testing results.
  • Experience testing with containers, cloud, virtualization, and configuration management.
  • Experience with modern APM, monitoring techniques and platforms. (Dynatrace, Splunk, etc.)
  • Basic working knowledge of DB/SQL/Linux.
  • Experience/Knowledge of load balancing.
  • Demonstrate outstanding flexibility and leadership with communication of performance test result interpretation and explanation to both IT and Business Users.
  • Understand user behaviors and analytics models.
  • Understanding of and experience with various types of performance testing (Load, Stress, etc.).
  • Experience in application development, understanding both mobile app and web technology stack, including Single Page Applications(SPA's)

Minimum Physical Expectations:

  • Physical activity that often requires keyboarding, sitting, phone work, and filing
  • Physical activity that often requires extensive time working on a computer
  • Physical activity may require lifting under 25 lbs
  • Physical activity that sometimes requires travel – car, train, and/or air
  • Physical activity that sometimes requires bending, stooping, reaching, climbing, kneeling, and/or twisting
  • Specific vision abilities required include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust and focus
  • Must hear and speak well enough to conduct business over the telephone or face to face (in English) for long periods of time

Minimum Environmental Expectations:

  • This position will require working indoors. Typical workweek is eight (8) hour workdays, five (5) days per week with some weekend work, as well as longer hours as needed. This position deals with some aggressive personalities and could be stressful.

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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