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Anthem, Inc. Systems Performance Engineer Senior in Norfolk, Virginia

Description

SHIFT: Day Job

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Position can be located in Richmond or Norfolk, VA

Minimum Requirements

  • Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 7 years performance engineering and performance testing experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • 3 years experience utilizing HP Performance Center or LoadRunner

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience managing performance engineering efforts for an application strongly preferred.

  • Experience leading a performance team

  • Experience tracking deployments and process building

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for Systems Performance Engineering support tasks, leading to delivery of application systems which meet the performance and throughput requirements of business stakeholders.

  • Leads and coordinates performance engineering for medium to large initiatives.

  • Collect and document expected system performance and operational characteristics.

  • Collect and/or prepare test data for test execution.

  • Develop and execute performance tests including load, stress, endurance, fail-over and interoperability.

  • Conduct technical analysis of performance test results and production systems, and provide recommendations on performance tuning, systems, and infrastructure.

  • Identify, report, and review defects in assessing system performance and stability.

  • Create reports to document performance metrics, test results, analysis and recommendations.

  • Monitor performance of production systems.

  • Leads peer reviews to ensure the completeness of all test assets created.

  • Understand and follow all applicable SDLC and performance engineering processes.

  • Resolve performance and stability issues in performance test environment.

  • Leads performance defect triage.

  • Plan and coordinate performance engineering efforts in support of key initiatives.

  • Determine level of effort and resource requirements for customer engagements.

  • Develop performance engineering work plan structure and project schedule.

  • Work with stakeholders to ensure complete understanding of performance and operational requirements.

  • Review architectural design for performance risks and potential issues.

  • Prepare capacity analysis when applicable.

  • Facilitate team efforts across multiple projects and/or systems.

  • Facilitate improvement of the performance engineer process in the SDLC.

  • Facilitate resolution of production performance and stability issues.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements

  • Requires an BA/BS degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field of study and a minimum of 7 years performance engineering and performance testing experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

  • 3 years experience utilizing HP Performance Center or LoadRunner

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience managing performance engineering efforts for an application strongly preferred.

  • Experience leading a performance team

  • Experience tracking deployments and process building

We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few.

Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.

REQNUMBER: PS56733-Norfolk-Norfolk

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