Principal Performance Test Engineer


Stretto is a leading provider of software solutions for legal services focusing on bankruptcy and corporate restructuring professionals.

The Principal Performance Test Engineer is responsible for designing, developing, and executing performance tests using JMeter and other performance testing tools to ensure comprehensive performance testing. The person in this position is also responsible for designing and developing test strategies and ensuring high-quality scripts and performance tests. The role also includes troubleshooting performance issues, root cause analysis and most importantly driving problems to appropriate solutions.

Key responsibilities:

  • Define Performance Test Strategy Document: set approach, metrics, benchmarks, baseline, user response requirements environments, technical environment and data conditions, and toolsets to use in executing the performance testing
  • Design, implement, and maintain performance test frameworks, which will validate to a high degree of confidence, the production readiness of software applications and infrastructure for stability and performance
  • Partnering with Performance Engineers and developers to develop best practices
  • Develop test execution scenarios for various types of tests such as load, stress, duration/endurance, and run them
  • Provide work estimates and counsel associates (if appropriate) where estimates are not met
  • Create and publish Performance Test Result Report with recommendations on the quality improvement
  • Prepare reports about the product/product component’s readiness for release to users
  • Review and recommend improvements to existing test procedures
  • Suggest new tools and techniques improve testing efficiency
  • As needed, provide leadership and guidance to multiple onshore and/or offshore engineers supporting performance engineering and testing efforts by assigning tasks, receiving updates, removing blockers, and reporting progress to the rest of the Scrum team

Skills and required knowledge:

  • 5 or more years of performance testing experience (including implementing performance testing from scratch and in-depth and practical experience in JMeter and BlazeMeter
  • Good experience with performance testing types: Load testing, Stress testing, Scalability testing, Spike testing, Volume testing, Endurance/Soak testing
  • Proficiency in XPath/CSS, Regex, REST/SOAP
  • Experience in test automation scripting using Java, Python, or Groovy
  • Solid understanding of AWS services and experience setting up test environments on AWS (S3, EC2, RDS, etc.) is a plus
  • Experience identifying memory leakage, connection issues & throughput bottlenecks in various technologies such as web application(s), infrastructure, and Cloud
  • Knowledge of AppDynamics, Splunk, LogRocket is a plus
  • Knowledge and experience with SQL and relational databases, authentication scenarios
  • Experience scripting financial and/or legal business workflow scenarios is a plus
  • Experience in Azure App Insights querying & analysis, Azure DevOps is a plus
  • Familiarity with modern web tech /
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills – Includes ability to interface with both non-technical business and technical stakeholders at all levels
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills minimum B2/C1
  • Process-oriented and structured working style, capable of handling multiple projects at the same time and enjoys collaborating across teams and departments
  • Excellent attention to detail

Why consider Stretto:

  • Excellent compensation package
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Work-life balance
  • Strong team spirit
  • Great opportunity for career growth



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