Our client, an asset and investment management firm located in Burlington, MA, has an immediate need for a Performance Engineer to build and lead a dedicated Scrum Team in order to develop and maintain a solid performance engineering infrastructure and drive best practices for the organization. The person in this position must have previous experience managing a team of engineers, overseeing strategy, goal setting, and project management.
Must have deep technical knowledge in test data generation and management, load generation frameworks, virtualized environments (cloud & VMWare), and automation scripting
Proven experience using tools and techniques for analyzing software performance issues
Previous experience managing a development team, overseeing employee performance, engagement, and professional development
Ability to fulfill role of Scrum Master by leading the team in Agile development and cultivating a strategic environment for continuous improvement
Ability to clearly write, review and approve project proposals, specifications, methods and schedules
Extensive knowledge with release process automation using Perl, PowerShell, Bash, Java, C#, SQL, or other languages
Preferred/Nice to Have Skills:
Strong understanding of testing strategies and test plans
This is a contract to hire opportunity which requires full time onsite work in Burlington, MA with some light travel required on a limited basis. Candidates must be able to start work onsite within 2 weeks of offer. Initial in-person interview with Hiring Manager, with second in-person interview with team members to follow.