Performance Tester

Job description

Performance Tester

ID #;        5DD0712PT

Location: Kanata, ON Canada

Term:       Permanent

High Tech Genesis is looking for an exceptional Performance Tester who will be involved in setting up a test environment, utilizing tools to load applications under stress and measure performance.

Your Responsibilities:

  1. Meeting with the product design team to determine product testing parameters.
  2. Writing test plans and creating test cases for the product.
  3. Conduct system performance testing to ensure system reliability, capacity and scalability.
  4. Analyze test results and coordinate with development teams for bug fixes.
  5. Preparing test reports for management to review.


  • B.S. degree or higher in Computer Science, Software Engineering
  • 5+ years of performance testing experience
  • Ability to code/script with Python
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of performance testing and monitoring tools
  • Familiarity with Agile
  • Understanding of test automation and tools like selenium and cucumber
  • Superior problem-solving skills
  • Testing Coordination experience
  • Ability to understand the various system components and debug performance bottlenecks
  • Advanced technical writing skills

Note 1: You MUST be legally entitled to work in Canada (i.e., possess Canadian Citizenship, Permanent Residency or Valid Work Permit).

Note 2: High Tech Genesis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Note 3: In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), HTG will provide accommodation accessible formats and communication supports for the interview process upon request.

Note 4: Please submit a MS Word version of your resume when applying for this position.