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Performance Engineer

You will work on:
We help many of our clients to deploy their applications in a continuous manner and with confidence – by meaningful performance test automation. You will have the opportunity to build frameworks for performance benchmarking and improving cloud-native applications. What you will do (Responsibilities):

  • Collaborate with Developers and Architects of products to build test automation scripts
  • Improve the performance of non-functional automation by parallelizing test executions
  • Test planning and management, defect lifecycle, traceability matrix and security breaking testing
  • Write performance test plans, create and automate test cases
  • Execute test cases including collecting system and Java performance data during testing
  • Consolidate test results into clear and concise reports
  • Create and track detailed JIRA issues for any performance or scalability problems
  • Work closely with functional testers to ensure that any functional issues that may be revealed during performance testing are verified and reported
  • Work with product managers to assess the impact and severity of performance issues and identify and track issues that must be fixed
  • Work closely with developers to identify the root cause of performance problems
What you bring (Skills):
  • 3+ years of performance testing experience with multi-tier web based applications built using the Java/JEE technology stacks
  • You know JMeter so well that people are convinced you developed it yourself
  • You effortlessly form strong give-and-take relationships with everyone you work with
  • After reading a functional specification, you can identify the performance and scalability concerns long before a single line of code is written
  • You move seamlessly between solving problems yourself and employing the assistance of others when it makes sense to do so
  • You’re an expert at conveying complicated statistics with clear and concise reports that highlight the most critical conclusions to even a non-technical audience.
  • Extensive experience developing and executing automated performance tests utilizing JMeter and other open source test tools
  • Extensive experience with Linux/Unix OS with a high command-line and shell scripting comfort level
  • Extensive experience with system and java performance analysis tools (YourKit experience a plus)
  • Strong understanding of Internet technologies (video technologies and/or ad decision systems experience in internet and/or cable environments a major plus)
  • Experience with MySQL databases and writing SQL scripts
  • Experience with Apache web servers, JBoss and Tomcat app servers
  • Experience with client-side technologies such as web browsers, YUI Grid, JavaScript, CSS, AJAX, HTTP, HTML/XML, XSL/XSLT, XPath, etc.

Great if you know (Skills):
  • Experience with Java programming and debugging a plus
  • Experience working in development environments using Agile methods
    Advantage Cognologix:
  • A higher degree of autonomy, startup culture & small teams
  • Opportunities to become an expert in emerging technologies
  • Remote working options for the right maturity level
  • Competitive salary & family benefits
  • Performance-based career advancement

About Cognologix:Cognologix helps companies disrupt by reimagining their business models and innovate like a Startup. We are at the forefront of digital disruption and take a business-first approach to help meet our client’s strategic goals.
We are an automation driven organization helping our clients to deliver their next generation of products with confidence

Job Type



Backend Developers

Frontend Developers

Must have Skills

  • JMeter - 2 Years
  • Load Runner - 2 Years
  • Shell Scripting - 2 Years
  • Linux - 2 Years
  • Java (All Versions) - 2 Years

27 - 34 K/Year USD (Annual salary)

Longterm (Duration)

Fully Remote


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