QA Performance Engineer Verimatrix
We?re looking for QA Engineers, committed to quality and professional excellence, to measure the performance/scalability and redundancy of state-of-the-art Video Content Security products, in a fast-paced environment.
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Measure performance (characterization and benchmarking) of our server/client video content security products.
Collect, analyze, interpret, and communicate results on performance/scalability.
Report diagnosed issues. Work with Engineering to better characterize the product.
Set up and configure isolated IP networks/infrastructure (Linux/Windows) for testing and for reproducing reported issues. Identify issues with the test environment, or with the performance methodology, and resolve them.
Accurately and concisely report both progress and defect status via Test Case and Defect Tracking databases. Track issues to resolution.
Execute redundancy tests, as requested.
Perform other duties and projects as assigned.
Bachelor?s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, EE or similar field is required. Further professional certifications/professional growth achievements are a plus.
2-3 years real-world software experience.
At least 1 year experience in Linux / UNIX system administration.
Excellent testing skills. Proven desire to obtain reliable, consistent, repeatable results.
Knowledge of network principles (7 layer OSI model/subnetting) and of TCP/UDP/IP technology and troubleshooting required. Experience with network capture analysis tools - tcpdump, wireshark, fiddler, etc.
Experience with Backend/Application Servers is essential.
Previous experience administrating a relational database system - Oracle preferred but MS SQL Server, MySQL, etc. would be applicable.
Good understanding of typical software engineering practices (Defect Tracking, Test Case Management, Lifecycle models.) Experience with Agile methods is a plus.
Excellent analytical skills; attention to detail and follow-through.
Excellent ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment.
Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills. Excellent interpersonal skills. Self-motivated and energetic team player.
Past experience setting up/using Oracle RAC and Oracle Data Guard are a big plus
Past experience managing redundant systems (Windows or Linux) or configuring load balancers
Past performance testing (measuring performance, analyzing, and presenting results).
Previous experience testing internet video products.
Knowledge of processor architectures and software architectures is a big plus.
Any scripting language could be useful - shell, Perl, php, Ruby, etc.
Past statistical measurements and sampling experience.
Competence with Excel is useful.
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