Performance Engineer/Architect in Brooklyn, OH at Key Bank- Corporate

Date Posted: 10/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Performance Engineer/Architect is a full-stack developer who works in partnership with the application developers to pursue efficiency and quality in the final product. This individual has a strong quality assurance mentality and is experienced in designing performance and load and automation testing solutions that verify requirements and meets the acceptance criteria of the stakeholders in application security, performance, functionality or all of the above.

• Develops performance/load testing solutions for critical and complex applications.
• SDET2 works with a development team and participates in the complete development process.


• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience required.

• Proficient in test automation tools and techniques for web and mobile applications across most test types: E2E and UI Tests, API and Integration Tests, Performance Tests, Unit Tests (Java and JavaScript), Software Quality Analysis and Linting Tools, Security Scans and Tests, Service Virtualization, Build, Deployment and DevOps Tools
• Mastery of 2 or more of the above test types and a proficient competency level in additional 3 or more types.
• Experience with JavaScript Unit Testing tools (Jasmine, Mocha, Sinon, Chai, etc) and reporters and coverage options.
• Comprehensive experience in web-development utilizing HTML5, CSS3, JSON, and SASS and strong programming experience in JavaScript.
• At least two years experience in a quality assurance role and an aptitude for analyzing an application’s intended functionality and how it will be used to be able to develop test automation that verifies it meets the stakeholders’ needs.

Competencies and Skills:
• Bring an engineering culture to every problem and in QA projects an Automation first mentality.

• A strong understanding of web applications and related architecture, specifically client side MVC and RESTful services.
• expertise in designing load testing scenarios with tools such as jMeter, Taurus, Gattling.
• Proficient with SCM tools (SVN & GIT), browser and mobile test tools (Chrome, Appium, etc) and IDE’s.
• Strong engineering skills to evaluate and determine architecture opportunities including APM solutions such as Dynatrace to validate application architecture assumptions.
• A strong team player and individual contributor, who can effectively work with cross-functional teams and departments, serve as an escalation point and mentor other team members.
• A self-starter who delivers high quality work and can adapt to new challenges, either on their own or as part of a team.


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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