Performance Test Analyst
Job Description

Performance Test Analyst

On behalf of our client, Procom is seeking a Performance Test Analyst for a 6 months contract in Edmonton, AB.

Performance Test Analyst Responsibilities

  • The Primary focus of the Performance Tester is to build, maintain, enhance, and execute performance test scripts
  • Strong working experience with designing the Performance Test scenario, Execution, and Analysis
  • Strong understanding of software Performance Testing Standards and Practices and Team effectiveness

 Performance Test Analyst Mandatory Skills

  • Minimum 3 year experience in Performance Testing
  • Strong technical ability in developing automation for load testing using Microsoft Visual Studio C#, LoadRunner
  • Strong experience in designing workloads, test cases, test scripts, test script execution, analyzing and reporting test results
  • Strong understanding of LoadRunner VuGen, hands on experience with Web HTTP/HTML, Web Services, Web Click & Script, and Window Socket protocols of LoadRunner.
  • Able to write custom/reusable methods/plugins in  C++ or C# language 
  • Knowledge and experience with application performance testing, including performance test tool utilization, scripting, building and executing scenarios, collecting and analyzing performance metrics
  • Able to write, modify, and update Test scenarios based on the business requirements 
  • Execute test cases to meet required execution targets to keep the project on schedule.
  • Thorough understanding of performance KPIs (server response time, memory and CPU utilization, throughput, latency, etc.)
  • Experience installing, configuring and using selected application performance tools like LoadRunner components, and Microsoft Visual Studio Load Test.
  • Create required test data and data loads for each performance test run
  • Analyze data gathered from performance test runs and identify areas for potential performance improvements
  • Should be able to identify performance bottlenecks, engage right team members in troubleshooting the bottlenecks 
  • Experience with tuning the VMware environments and .net applications.
  • Hands on experience with LoadRunner Analysis, able to create new Results templates.
  • Create and maintain test artifacts (plans, reports, dashboards) and ensure they meet expectations.
  • Able to provide detailed testing results, walkthrough to Business, Product Owner,  and Other teams 
  • Should be able to identifying the risks/gaps in testing and able to provide mitigation
  • Working knowledge of SQL Server databases and SQL queries

Performance Test Analyst Nice to Have Skills

  • Work experience in Agile Methodology (Dev-Ops)
  • Testing experience with Back Base Omni-Channel applications
  • Microsoft Visual Studio,  StormRunner, LoadRunner
  • GitHub source control 
  • Knowledge of Web Service
  • Experience in testing enterprise distributed systems
  • Banking experience

Performance Test Analyst Assignment Length

6 months

Performance Test Analyst Specialist Location

Edmonton, AB

Performance Test Analyst Start Date


Job Requirements


Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.

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