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Performance Engineer in Toronto at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  917435

Performance Engineer - Applications in Cloud


Apex Systems is a large staffing and consulting firm and we are looking for a Performance Engineer to place at our client, a Big Five Bank.


Client: Big Five Bank


Contract: 1 year to start, strong possibility of extension.


Location: 130 Adelaide, Toronto and at least one day a week at 750 Lawrence in North York


Application Process: Please apply via the medium on which you are seeing this posting. If you encounter technical difficulties submitting your resume, please send a Word version of your resume to Nechama at . Please reference Performance Engineer, Job ID #917435


Key Qualifications:

  • Strong performance engineering experience(6+ years) working in complex middleware platforms, SOA architectures
  • Comprehensive knowledge to execute end to end performance engineering lifecycle activities from NFR analysis to performance diagnostics
  • Hands-on (2+ years) experience in performance testing applications in Cloud provider ( PaaS, IaaS, SaaS)
  • Hands-on experience in one or more Application Performance Management (APM) tools - Dynatrace, Application Insight etc.
  • Hands-on experience in one or more industry standard performance testing tools - Microfocus LoadRunner/StormRunner, BlazeMeter/JMeter etc.
  • Hands-on experience in performance analysis/engineering activities such as profiling, thread dump analysis, heap dump analysis, DB tracing, network sniffing etc.
  • Knowledgeable in planning and executing performance testing activities early in SDLC (Shift left)
  • Strong in creating well documented customer facing performance test reports
  • Experienced working in DevOps, Agile models
  • Strong collaborator with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in managing multiple parallel projects, releases

Must Haves:

  • MS AZURE (3+
  • StormRunner ( 2+) or BlazeMeter (2+)
  • Dynatrace (3+)
  • API testing (3+)


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