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Senior Software Engineer (LoadRunner)

Date: Jun 30, 2022

Location: Erie, PA, US, 16530

Company: Erie Insurance

Division or Field Office:

Information Technology Division

Department of Position: Technology Delivery Dept 

Work from:

Corporate Office in Erie, Pa

 

At Erie Insurance, you’re not just part of a Fortune 500 company; you’re also a valued member of a diverse and inclusive team that includes more than 5,000 employees and over 2,200 independent agencies.  Our Employees work in the Home Office complex located in Erie, PA, and in our Field Offices that span 12 states and the District of Columbia.  To attract and retain the best talent, we reward our team members with competitive salaries and a very generous benefits package.

 

Position Summary

Translates and develops requirements into workable software solutions. Maintains and develops programs for use in business and IT automation. Incorporates various accepted methodologies to design software and applications at a critical level to project or release. May perform duties in one or more of the following disciplines: Open Systems Mainframe Application Configuration

 

This opportunity is for a Sr Software Engineer and will focus on the responsibility for engaging with internal IT teams to understand their work, design performance tests that validate both the application/infrastructure under test as well as the shared systems and report the results of the testing activities.  This position will also mentor other team members and help to direct the maturation of the team.

 

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Building/executing/analyzing performance tests, eliciting usage/load models from customer teams, using load-generating tools
  • Gathering and defining performance test requirements
  • Understanding of application interaction/dependencies across portfolios and within a single environment
  • LoadRunner/Performance Center experience

Duties and Responsibilities

Develops program logic for new, complex applications or analyzes and modifies logic in existing complex applications. Accurately delivers complicated code, configuration changes and enhancements.

 

Contributes to releases with high quality code and unit tests, having challenges in complexity or deadlines. Implements and verifies a complete unit test.

 

Contributes to design documents.

 

Improves stability of platforms, applications, services and systems.

 

Effectively communicates with customers, teammates or other stakeholders, and may function as lead or point of contact. Shares knowledge of systems and mentors or trains others.

 

Develops and manages relationships with diverse groups of stakeholders at multiple levels.

 

The first five duties listed are the functions identified as essential to the job. Essential functions are those job duties that must be performed in order for the job to be accomplished.

 

This position description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the incumbent. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other duties as requested by their supervisor, or as become clear.

 

Competencies

Self-Development
Collaborates
Cultivates Innovation
Instills Trust
Decision Quality
Values Diversity
Nimble Learning
Customer Focus
Optimizes Work Processes
Ensures Accountability
Coding And Converting
Information Management Skills
Job-Specific Knowledge
Proofing Text And Numbers
Using Tables And Graphs

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in IT, MIS, Business or related field, plus five years' related experience, or;

 

Associate's degree in a technical field, plus seven years' related experience, or;

 

High School Diploma plus nine years' related experience

Physical Requirements

Lifting 0-20 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
Lifting 20-50 lbs; Occasional (<20%)
Lifting Over 50 lbs; Rarely
Driving; Occasional (<20%)
Pushing/Pulling; Rarely
Manual Keying/Data Entry; Frequent (50-80%)
Climbing; Rarely


Nearest Major Market: Erie