Job type full-time
Full job description
Wex incIs a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management, and fleet card payment solutionsWe hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.
If you are looking for a growing career – come be part of wex today! great place to work-certified.
Who are we?
We are a group dedicated to enabling payments of all sortsWe help individuals pay bills, we help businesses do the same and we even help technology firms move funds at high volumes to facilitate their core capabilitiesOur goal is to use our technology to make paying for anything as simple as possible behind the scenes.
Our team is comprised of small, agile development teams focused on building state of the art solutions from the ground up using the best technology availableWe focus on cloud-based microservice solutions to help achieve fast, scalable results that allow our business partners the flexibility they need to compete in our competitive market.
Our team of professionals works hard, covers for one another, and maintains a work-life balanceWe own our results and we take pride in ownership in everything we do.
We need help!
Changing the world isn’t easy, and we have a lot of work ahead of usFrom new product features to automation, to supporting microservices, we’ve got more work than we can handle and we’re looking for great people to come along for the ride.
Sr performance test engineer
Is responsible for the definition of the performance test strategy, test planning, test development and execution
Will work alongside the it & non-it domain teams like devops, engineering, dba and product in defining/validating the non-functional requirements (slos - service level objectives, slis - service level indicators,and cuj’s (critical user journey’s))
Manages and coordinates the test execution across technology, including the risks and issues related to performance test delivery
Closely collaborates with dbas in real time database performance monitoringPerforms database load testing for performance, reliability, and scalability using varying user load and able to identify opportunities to improve the database performance
Integrates the performance tests with the deployment pipeline to continuously evaluate the system performance (continuous integration)
Communicates the performance trends to the senior management at a regular interval and/or a need basis through dashboards
Leads the analysis of the current technology environment and production defects to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for performance improvement
Shares performance perspectives particularly for new or shared infrastructure and architecture solutionsBe a consulting point for application or infrastructure development projects on performance and non-functional-requirements
Understands technology trends and the practical application of existing, new, and emerging technologies to enable improvements and innovations on the company`s technology platform overall`s technical performance.
Works in a onsite/offshore environment and may lead people
Bachelor`s degree in computer science, information systems, or other related field.
10 years of demonstrable relevant it work experience including application development / engineering, administration and support, and technical performance testing and management
Experience designing and executing performance testing for b2b payments processing platform (web, apis, microservices & database) is required
Hands-on experience with tools like appdynamics, data dog for real time database monitoring
Strong experience in performance testing the ms sql and oracle databases
Proven background in performance and non-functional requirements testing from strategy to execution
Experience of delivering performance tests for monolith applications to microservicesExperience working in aws environments is highly valued.
Hands-on experience working under agile methodologies and devops environmentsProficient working with devops tool chains (ado - azuredevops) and ci/cd software delivery models, particularly with performance tools such as neoload, jmeter, locust
Development experience in visualization of performance metrics (like neoweb)
Have experience in developing test automation across the sdlc (unit testing, integration testing, e2e testing) using selenium framework
It would be nice if you
Can demonstrate your prior experiences in bringing new tools or created your own tool to solve complex problems
This job may be performed remotely within the united states, except that it is not eligible to be performed in colorado.