Location Type: Hybrid
Travel: 0%
Visa Requirement:
US Citizenship / Permanent Resident
Recruiter: Steven Delvalle
Email: sdelvalle@requesttechnology.com


Contract – Performance Tester

Rate: Open

Location: Chicago, IL

Hybrid: 3 days on-site, 2 days remote



  • Python scripting
  • SDET automation testing skills/QA automation engineering
  • Experience with Performance Engineering concepts and methodologies as well as cloud technologies and migrations using public cloud vendor preferably using cloud foundational services like AWS’s VPCs, Solid utility building with Python, Perl and Powershell.
  • Test automation using CI/CD concepts.
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator or Certified Developer

Languages & Technologies:

Java, Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes, DB2, CyberArk, Harness, JIRA, Jenkins, Splunk, Confluence, Git, JSON, API Testing, Cucumber, Selenium, Terraform, Ansible, Veracode, Virtualan, UC4 , Change Data Capture, Docker, AWS / Google / Azure Cloud, Open API/Swagger, SOAP Web Service(JAX-WS), Restful Web Service (JAX-RS), Apache-CXF, Spring-Core, Spring WS, Spring Transaction, Spring-Integration, JDBC, Shell Scripting, XML,  JavaScript, SQL, Python, JMeter, Gatling, Perl, PowerShell. SignalFX, AppDynamics.


Software tools and Utilities:

Jenkins, Kubernetes, Enterprise Architect (EA), Enterprise Manager-UM, SQL Developer, JConsole, Visual Studio, JMeter, Bitbucket, Git, CVS, SVN, PuTTy, Microsoft Visio, TOAD, SourceTree, JIRA, Confluence, Sonar, Bamboo, Splunk, Automic (UC4), Apache Kafka, LogicMonitor, BMC MainView, Real Time, and Historical monitoring tools on-prem and in the Cloud.


Web Servers/App. Servers/Containers Experience; Database Technologies:

DB2, PostgreSQL



  • Performance Testing with open-source tools like JMeter, Gatling.  Perl scripting, PowerShell scripting, solid Python scripting and Java.
  • Setting up of parallel testing environments that will be used to compare existing system business processes and data to a new cloud-based system/platform.  Goal is to ensure that new system is producing correct results and performing as expected before it can become the official system of record.
  • The ability to take raw data, mask it and create algorithms and solutions that increase the data load that will feed into our new Clearing System and with no issues, duplicates or any other data issues that will cause it to be rejected.
  • Assist in the set up and maintenance of cloud-based performance and functional test environments in the Cloud (AWS) and define the steps to automate the process for continuous testing and iterations of cycles.

Tagged as: automation, AWS, ci/cd, cloud, performance testing, python, QA, UC4