System Engineer

3+ months agoIrving, TX


Kforce has a client that is seeking a System Engineer in Irving, TX. Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for troubleshooting and resolution of performance problems
Work with application development, network, database, and infrastructure specialists to identify and implement performance improvements
  • Take the lead on assisting develop teams in planning on-going performance support and trouble shooting
  • Collaborate with developers to promote performance engineering best practices to catch performance earlier in the SDLC life cycle
  • Responsible for analysis of performance results and measurements and the reporting of those results back to project teams, development teams, management, and business stakeholders
  • Provides the foundation and oversight for translating performance requirements into effective technical requirements
  • Guides team in the design of technical solutions that meet these requirements
  • Understand the requirements for performance of all applications in scope and makes recommendations for infrastructure capacity planning
Tune application and systems for performance and scalability improvements
  • Improve resiliency of applications/systems by emulating latency and extreme conditions in performance environments
  • Analyze code and suggest best practices from performance standpoint
  • Profile applications for performance improvements
  • Performance deep dive of JVM/CLR analysis to examine garbage collection, thread and heap dumps etc.
  • Implement automation for regular tasks to improve the efficiency
  • Provide technical expertise to improve the performance and reliability of applications/systems


  • 5-10 years experience
Skillset and Technologies:
  • C, ,Java, MS SQL, Oracle, MongoDB, LoadRunner, jMeter, AppDynamics, Kibana, ELK, Kafka, Cassandra
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm offering Technology and Finance & Accounting jobs with top employers nationwide. We specialize in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement opportunities, with over 50 years of experience in the staffing industry. Kforce offers many consultants comprehensive benefits depending on employment status, including medical, dental, 401(K), life insurance and disability. Our vision is to be "the firm most respected by those we serve."

Job ID: Kforce-1911188-WQG