Performance Engineer Resume Samples

Performance Engineers are involved in creating and implementing software solutions to industrial issues pertaining to performance. The job duties relevant to this position and commonly emphasized on successful Performance Engineer Resume include – collecting performance test requirements, performing load tests, analyzing test results, providing technical support, performing root cause analysis, overseeing system performance, evaluating system performance, and generating performance reports periodically for management review.

The Performance Engineers should portray some chief job skills to become successful in this role, such skills include – good knowledge of various software like Linux, SQL, C, C++; communication skills, knowledge of computer hardware equipment, a thorough understanding of processors, chips and circuit boards; and the ability to implement performance tests. To get into this line, candidates need to earn a degree in computer engineering and pursue to get a professional certification.

Performance Engineer/Executive Engineer Resume

Headline : Performance Engineer/Executive Engineer with extensive experience in overseeing complex and first-of-a-kind projects from inception to product delivery. Specializing in energy recovery, system efficiency improvements, and management of large capital projects. Widely recognized for innovation, teamwork, strategic planning and for consistently providing a high standard of quality for all work performed.

Skills : Jmeter, Loadrunner, Test Director, Clearquest, HP Quality Center, HP ALM, SoapUI, Bugzilla, sitescope.

Description :

    1. Authored several technical design reports under Naval contracts, based on functional analysis and prototype testing.
    2. Performed transient analyses in support of structural design, consisting of prediction of steam generator thermal response, lumping of transient, and calculation of heat transfer coefficients.
    3. Participated in the testing of state-of-the-art steam/water separation equipment, including the coordination of testing and the analysis of data which led to an improved design.
    4. Performed life extension services at commercial power plants.
    5. Work entailed shot-peening of heat exchanger tubes and inspection of the secondary side of steam generators.
    6. Was responsible for set-up, maintenance, and design assurance that all variables of the shot-peening process were within the allowable ranges.
    7. Worked with a team to develop and implement guaranteed energy performance contracts Monitored customer utility accounts and reported findings to meet performance contract guarantee energy savings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Performance Engineer I Resume

Summary : Proficient in Execution Methodologies and Analyzing the Results and Good Knowledge on Performance Testing Life Cycle. Good Exposure with Monitoring tools like Perfmon and Strong at Analyzing graphs and Server logs. Configure and Collect the various performance metrics including CPU, Memory and Disk utilization statistics

Skills : AIX, HP-UX, DOS, Solaris, Windows, and Linux, C, C++, LoadRunner, Performance Center

Description :

    1. Authored several technical design reports under Naval contracts, based on functional analysis and prototype testing.
    2. Performed transient analyses in support of structural design, consisting of prediction of steam generator thermal response, lumping of transient, and calculation of heat transfer coefficients.
    3. Participated in the testing of state-of-the-art steam/water separation equipment, including the coordination of testing and the analysis of data which led to an improved design.
    4. Performed life extension services at commercial power plants.
    5. Work entailed shot-peening of heat exchanger tubes and inspection of the secondary side of steam generators.
    6. Was responsible for set-up, maintenance, and design assurance that all variables of the shot-peening process were within the allowable ranges.
    7. Wrote a JAVA client application to simulate HTTP calls from the Gametap downloadable client to the server; incorporated the client application in JMeter and performed load testing.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Computational Fluid Mechanics


Senior Performance Engineer Resume

Summary : Senior Performance Engineer with over 7 years of experience in Splunk and Application Performance Engineering. A well-versed, knowledgeable resource with the Software Development lifecycle (SDLC), Performance Engineering, Security, and Virtualization technologies. 7+ years of experience in Performance Engineering and APM practices. Excellent knowledge in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and industry-standard methodologies like Waterfall and Agile.

Skills : Splunk, HP Performance Center, HP LoadRunner, SOASTA CloudTest, Dynatrace.

Description :

    1. Defining the performance goals and objectives based on client requirements and inputs.
    2. Ensure the compatibility of all application platform components, configurations and their upgrade levels in production and make necessary changes to the lab environment to match production.
    3. Analyzed security-based events, risks and reporting instances in Splunk Implemented Splunk to perform for web analytics in pre-production and production servers.
    4. Created dashboard for queries in Splunk Created DLP (Data Leakage Prevention) Reports through Splunk Responsible for developing and executing performance and volume tests.
    5. Developed test scenarios to properly load/stress the system in a lab environment and monitor / debug performance and stability problems.
    6. Written high-level LoadRunner scripts by using virtual user generator for single User, Base Line Soak (Endurance test) scenarios by storing dynamically varying object IDs in parameters and validating correct downloads of HTML, pages by validating content in sources.
    7. Identified functionality and performance bottlenecks, including deadlock conditions, database connectivity problems and system crash under load.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters In Business Administration

Performance Engineer - Intern Resume

Objective : Experience as a Performance Engineer/Tester in both distributed Client/Server and web applications. Extensive knowledge in Performance Test Life Cycle. Experience in the entire SDLC life cycle, from requirements gathering to releasing into production. Expertise in using performance testing tools such as HP LoadRunner, Performance Center, and Jmeter.

Skills : Automation testing, Performance testing, Java, Agile methodology, Selenium, Jmeter, Visual Studio, Test Cace, C#, MySQL.

Description :

    1. Developed a Performance testing plan based on business and technical requirements.
    2. Used Virtual User Generator to develop scripts for Web (HTTP/HTML), SMTP, MAPI protocols. Uploaded scripts, created scenarios, executed tests and extracted results in the ALM performance center.
    3. Monitored server and client-side metrics while running Load tests.
    4. Tested Email, SharePoint, Data prevention applications and supported the project team to meet the planned timeline Tested the application on performance & production environments during off-hours.
    5. Monitored system performance using TeamQuest & HP Performance center.
    6. Monitored the metrics such as response times, throughput and server resources such as CPU %busy, Available MBytes using TeamQuest.
    7. Identified bottleneck causing performance issues on the servers and worked with the development team to detect the root cause.
    8. Produced interim results reports, analysis reports to provide test results, recommendations, risks, if applicable and published metrics used in stakeholder's decisions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Performance Engineer/Tester Resume

Headline : Over 5 years of experience as a self-motivated Performance Engineer/Tester with a strong technical background who possesses self-discipline and the ability to work with the minimum of supervision. Having a proven ability to carry out the automation of workflows for performance testing, appropriate implementation of individual load tests, log outcomes and communicate the results to work colleagues and clients.

Skills : Load Runner, Jmeter, Quality Center, Performance Center, Dynatrace, AppDynamics, Webservices, Soap UI, Toad, Rest Api, Sitescope, CA Wily, Python, SQL Server, IIS, Web Logic, Java, HP Diagnostics, Apache Tomcat.

Description :

    1. Analyzed System Usage by reviewing the user profile, transaction profile, system resource usage diagrams and designed performance, stress, Endurance tests.
    2. Developed and deployed test Load scripts to do end to end performance testing using LoadRunner.
    3. Worked closely with Software Developers to isolate, track, debugging and troubleshoot defects.
    4. Designed the manual goal-oriented tests as per load distribution diagram (Un-even distribution of load) for each of normal, heavy, average volume load tests.
    5. Monitored executions of the test scripts using the Performance center and monitored the online graphs results.
    6. Performed Application Profiling & Traffic Assessments for WAN Planning and Disaster Recovery Efforts.
    7. Developed Network Architecture Diagrams, Logical Flow Processes, Presentations, Data Graphs & System Analysis Documentation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Performance Engineer Resume

Summary : Seeking a Lead Performance Engineer position with an information technology company where the experience and skills can be used to develop and implement solutions that help grow business revenue and ensure timely transaction process by the system. Experience in developing a performance test plan, documenting status, high level and detailed test reports

Skills : Load Runner, Jmeter, Quality Center, Performance Center, Dynatrace, AppDynamics, Webservices, Soap UI, Toad, Rest Api, Sitescope, CA Wily, Python, SQL Server, IIS, Web Logic, Java, HP Diagnostics, Apache Tomcat.

Description :

    1. Deeply involved in the constant analysis of the project and turbine availability and operating efficiency.
    2. Made recommendations to improve operating efficiency and project availability over 6 different wind farms/ both SCADA and non-SCADA capable farms increasing the efficiency of those wind farms by 15%.
    3. Using Root Cause Analysis tools, discovered the major cause for oil leaks and implemented a project to eliminate the leaks and resolving the associated safety and environmental issues and reduced downtime for these issues by 25%.
    4. Evaluated an issue with owned wind turbines that were causing an excessive number of vibration faults.
    5. Established Root Cause, formulated, recommended and implemented a solution across the entire wind turbine site, reducing the number of faults and lost downtime by 30%.
    6. Worked with other company performance engineers to develop initial wind energy "Best Practices" and trained personnel at 4 different sites in the North America Western Region/ which helped to reduce the downtime and costs associated with scheduled and unscheduled maintenance and repairs by 20%.
    7. Worked with a cross-functional team to develop an in-house Statistical Process Control (SPC) monitoring program to wind turbines.
    8. Refined the process controls and worked with outside vendors and internal personnel to roll out the system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Performance Engineer - Entry Level Resume

Objective : Performance Engineer with overall 3+ years of experience in the IT industry in Performance Testing and Engineering roles defining Performance Testing Methodologies, designing test plans, and verifying and validating applications. Strong experience in Performance Testing for e-commerce, Insurance, Banking, and Retail Domains.

Skills : VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware ESXi, Load Runner, Jmeter, Quality Center, Performance Center, Dynatrace, AppDynamics

Description :

    1. Executed Performance tests using Performance Center.
    2. Gathered performance requirements for the application and designed performance tests for the multiple clients within the organization.
    3. Customized LoadRunner scripts in C language like String manipulation and using C libraries for the LoadRunner Scripts Checked Business objects reports for performance issues and suggested developer to remove extra joins from the universe and Tested Business objects reports for data, format, and export.
    4. Analyzed results for Bottlenecks and made recommendations for the bottlenecks.
    5. Responsible for configuring and executing a Database Test Plan using JMeter for testing data using the JDBC driver for Oracle.
    6. Verified the SOAP message delivery to the web services and verified the XML formatted response using the SOAP UI.
    7. Collaborated cross-functionally to support the development of current and future heavy-duty fuel injection systems for diesel engines.
    8. Managed performance test cells/rigs and technicians focused on higher asset utilization. Authored multiple Functional Excellence Practices driven towards knowledge management.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Staff Software Engineer (Performance Engineering) Resume

Objective : 7+ years of extensive experience in Performance testing. Expertise in Test documentation, Manual, Automation testing and Execution on Client/Server, Integrated Intranet, UNIX, Linux, Mainframes and Internet applications. Hands-on experience in using automated tools like Load Runner, Performance Center, QTP, Test Director, Quality Centre.

Skills : AIX, HP-UX, DOS, Solaris, Windows, and Linux C, C++, Webservices, Soap UI, Toad, Rest API

Description :

    1. Reviewed and analyzed Business Requirement and Software Specification Requirements Developed clear and concise documentation regarding requirements management plans, functional requirements, supplemental requirements, test plans and test cases.
    2. Analyze the communications, informational, database, and programming requirements of clients; plan, develop, test and implement software programs for engineering applications and highly sophisticated systems.
    3. Extensive experience in using Quality Center to document requirements, write and execute test cases, report defects and generate testing reports Creating scripts using various protocols such as Http/HTML, WinSock and Web Services in HP Load Runner.
    4. Conducted IP Spoofing using Load Runner Controller Conducted Resiliency Tests for all projects and responsible for the preparation of test cases.
    5. Used Rendezvous points to detect database deadlocks Used Performance Center to manage Load Runner scripts and scenarios and test documentation.
    6. Used the Load Runner Online Monitors to monitor the possible bottlenecks in the application.
    7. Involved in reporting and tracking the defects using Quality Center.
    8. Conducted result analysis and interacted with Development and Architecture teams.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Senior QA System / Performance Engineer Resume

Headline : Five years of diversified experience as a Senior QA System / Performance Engineer. Experience includes Requirement Gathering, Test Planning, Script Development, Test Execution and Test Results Reports for both Client/Server and Web-based applications. Extensive experience using automated tools like HP LoadRunner. Proven self-starter, motivated team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Skills : Sitescope, CA Wily, Python, SQL Server, IIS, Web Logic, Java, HP Diagnostics, Apache Tomcat.

Description :

    1. Involved in Performance testing of Plethora of projects such as Dynamic AD Insertion LiveTV Streaming, STB, Non-Ubiquitous, XMPP as part of NAT Traversal, Disney 60 Day Phase I&II at DirecTV.
    2. Reviewed project specifications to understand the performance requirements of the project, including the system architecture, design, internal and external interfaces, and use cases.
    3. Involved in gathering the requirements from various teams and presented the performance testing scope during the PDR(Premilinary Document Review) and CDR(Critical Desing Review) meetings.
    4. Involved in creating test plans and test strategy documents for the project and had them reviewed and approved by the project team.
    5. Involved in setting up the JMeter software on various cloud environments like Rack Space VM's and Open Stack VM's depending on the load and requirement for various projects.
    6. Involved in creating the scripts for various projects for WebServices SOAP and Restful WebServices on JMeter.
    7. Involved in test executions and performed Load, Stress, Scalability and Endurance tests for projects.
    8. Worked closely with the Dev and Admin teams in determining the bottlenecks and the issues reported.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters of Science

Performance Engineer/Executive Engineer Resume

Headline : Performance Engineer/Executive Engineer with 6+ Years of extensive experience in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), QA Life Cycle, Software Quality Assurance (SQA) and implementation of various Client/Server and Web-based applications with the project and team management skills. Excellent understanding of the software development lifecycle and the role of QA.

Skills : Splunk, HP Performance Center, HP LoadRunner, SOASTA CloudTest, Dynatrace.

Description :

    1. Prepared the Test Estimates, Test Summary Reports, Testing Status Statistics and Comparison Charts using established formats and performed reviews.
    2. Organized and presented the performance test result analysis and documented it in the appropriate location.
    3. Support to create complex LoadRunner scripts, provide necessary instruction to update existing scripts, execute different sets of load test scenarios, monitored different resources, hardware, network, and provide the detailed load test reports.
    4. Analyze the data, received from load runner, Wily monitoring, SiteScope Monitoring, or other source and prepared final reports to the upper management.
    5. Perform other necessary performance tests/load test-related tasks assigned by upper management or support production in case performance-related issues have occurred.
    6. Involved in different meetings and walk-through to gather the performance requirements and understand the system specifications.
    7. Prepared the test strategy documents and load models based on requirements.
    8. Work closely with the environment management team, Performance Center operation team, to maintain the LoadRunner, Performance center environments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Performance Engineer - Contract Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, top-performing Performance Engineer with overall 3+ Years of experience in Software Quality & Performance Testing arena and Lead experience with Capacity and Performance team successfully accomplished multiple concurrent projects. Complete understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle (SLDC) including System Analysis, User Requirements Determination, Data modeling, Coding, implementation, and testing.

Skills : Automation testing, Performance testing, Java, Agile methodology, Selenium, Jmeter, Visual Studio, Test Cace, C#, MySQL.

Description :

    1. Developed and executed system Test Cases based on the Functional and Technical requirements.
    2. Performed goal-oriented exploratory testing, developed and executed test cases for functionality testing, security testing, integration testing, and back-end testing.
    3. Used LoadRunner VuGen to generate VuGen Scripts for the web-based applications.
    4. Developed and deployed test automation scripts to do end to end performance testing using LoadRunner.
    5. Used HP Performance Center 11.0 to design Test Scenarios using different types of Runtime settings as needed.
    6. Executed in Load, Stress, Spike and Endurance testing by adding 500 to 1000 concurrent users to login, performed several transactions then Analyzed, compiled and reported the test results by using HP PC.
    7. Used LoadRunner to execute the step, Load and Stress Tests to measure and report response times, server resource (Memory and CPU) utilization to the Infrastructure team.
    8. Developed Virtual User Scripts using HP LoadRunner VuGen for various business processes; performed Correlation, data Parameterization and customization of scripts.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science