Performance Testing Manager

Full Time
Chicago, IL
Areas of Interest: Test and Evaluation
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Build, execute, and debug high volume .NET performance tests against Windows Server 2012 infrastructure! Become an active member of a Systems Engineering team that loves to automate, secure, and learn about any technology it can get its hands on!

Fundamental Components:
  • Collaborate with Product Management to identify test cases to be automated for use in performance testing 
  • Create an automated performance suite with pre-defined scenarios, transactions, and performance SLAs (Radview WebLoad) 
  • Work with the Systems Engineering team to identify and utilize telemetry data points for consumption during performance test execution (Perfmon, Splunk, AppDynamics, F5 Load Balancers) 
  • Investigate and report website performance issues that you are able to replicate (Radview WebLoad, IIS Web Farms, Microsoft SQL 2014, F5 Load Balancers, AppDyamics, Idera, Amazon CloudFront) 
  • Prototype new application performance management technology 
  • Collaborate with developers, quality assurance, database administrators, and product management to ensure the performance issues you find are remediated 
Get trained on:
  • Radview WebLoad
  • AppDynamics
  • F5 Big IP Load Balancers
  • Amazon CloudFront
  • Idera SQL Diagnostic Monitor
  • ThousandEyes
  • PowerShell Desired State Configuration 
Work with Aetnas performance testing team for guidance on performance testing best practices

*Sponsorship is not being offered for the position.

  • Background/Experience desired: 
  • 5+ years of experience load testing 
  • 2+ years of experience with Windows Server and IIS
  • Intermediate scripting ability (PowerShell/VBScript/Bash or other language) 
  • 3+ years of experience with writing SQL Queries 
  • Experience writing/executing manual and automated test cases 
  • Experience with tools web debugging proxies (Charles, Fiddler, Firebug)

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

You will be joining a team of people that love to have fun and do great work! Other perks include nerf gun fights, free fruit, company gym, ping pong, foosball, and company outings!

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position. 

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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