Location: Stamford, Connecticut Function: Marketing & Communications Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production Level: Manager (Supervisor) Duration: Full Time Salary Description: competitive
Role Purpose The End-to-End Performance Testing Engineer will be part of the Reliability & Performance team and will be responsible for performance testing all services and systems used to deliver NBC’s Direct-to-Consumer platform.
Build and maintain a performance testing environment that allows the end-to-end application stack to be tested to scale regularly
Integrate performance testing into the CI/CD pipeline and work with development teams to ensure all changes are tested prior to production deployment
Work with business to understand projections for system utilization and assist development teams in translating the projections into system test targets
Execute performance tests, monitor performance against defined KPIs, and provide regular reports on test performance
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a relevant field
Minimum three (3) years of experience in a performance testing role for a cloud application
Expertise in building and executing tests in at least one framework such as BlazeMeter/JMeter, Gatling, and Akamai Soasta
Understanding of multiple cloud computing platforms and the impact of CDN on performance testing
Programming experience in a scripting language (Python, Bash, etc…)
Familiarity with CI/CD and containerization technologies such as Kubernetes and Docker
Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Must be 18 years or older
Availability to travel as required
It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Experience with a digital media direct-to-consumer business highly preferred
Security certification a plus
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, comfortable communicating with technical and non-technical colleagues and executives
Ability to understand large complex software systems and their interdependencies
NBCUniversal, the global media company that brought you some of the world’s most iconic television and film franchises, including: The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, The Real Housewives, Mr. Robot, The Voice, This Is Us, The Fast & The Furious, Jurassic Park, Minions, and more - is launching an all-new direct-to-consumer streaming service. It will seamlessly bring together the breadth and depth of NBCU’s broadcast and cable television series, movie titles, premier sporting events, and renowned news reporting... all in one destination… all in one app.
We are building a world-class team of smart, hungry and fearless professionals who are energized by the possibility of working at the epicenter of content, technology and culture. Join us if you would like to be a part of this exciting initiative.
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