Senior Performance Engineer

About You:

  • You love digging deep to find the needle in the haystack
  • You have a thirst to understand how systems are wired together
  • You are not satisfied with “good enough”
  • You are not happy sitting on the sideline, you need to be in the game

Responsibilities

  • Work cross team to characterize, debug, and improve server system performance and scalability
  • Design and develop a first class automated performance test framework
  • Identify and analyze bottlenecks throughout the entire stack
  • Lead the charge in making all things performance a top of mind topic and cultural given

Requirements:

  • 5 - 40 years of experience and demonstrated success in working with server-side systems at scale
  • Skilled in benchmark creation, measurement and modeling of system behavior under load
  • Ability to identify system bottlenecks and provide a root cause analysis
  • Skilled with relevant programming languages such as Go, Java, Python
  • Comfortable in a Linux environment
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent

Nice to haves:

  • Experience with public cloud providers
  • Experience with load testing tools (Jmeter, Locust, Gatling, Tsung)
  • Experience with time series tools (Prometheus, InfluxBD, Graphite)
  • Experience with  MySQL/NoSQL databases

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