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Member Of Technical Staff - Performance Engineering

YesterdayBangalore, India

Job Description

Member of Technical Staff - Performance Eng (vCenter Server)
About VMware Performance Engineering:
As a member of VMware's performance engineering team, you will characterize performance and develop solutions to optimize performance for our core platform (hypervisor), management solutions such as vCenter Server (VC), network virtualization solutions (NSX), storage virtualization solutions (vSAN) and desktop virtualization solutions (Horizon/VDI). You will learn in-depth about the existing solutions and products, new upcoming technologies and hardware trends. You will be working on solving hard problems spanning our complete horizontal and vertical stack (from distributed applications to software stack to hardware). You will develop solutions to improve performance and scalability, benchmarks to evaluate performance and diagnostic tools to help customers identify and root cause performance issues. You will also be working with various cross functional teams with the opportunity to research next generation software architectures for performance and cloud scale. You will have the opportunity to innovate in multiple ways.
Responsibilities:
 Analyze product performance and scalability across a variety of hardware and software configurations
 Develop sound methodologies for accurate performance comparisons
 Understand the products in depth to be able to identify bottlenecks in code/design/architecture
 Root-cause performance problems and implement solutions to resolve them
 Study workload characteristics to create a balanced suite of performance workloads
 Develop features and solutions to improve performance and scalability
 Develop standard benchmarks for performance measurement
 Develop and automate performance measurement and data analysis tools
 Develop performance diagnostics tools in the products
 Work with customers/partners to root cause and resolve performance issues
 Publish research papers and product performance technical papers
Desired:
 Experience in performance measurement and analysis
 Experience with application profiling tools such as Yourkit, Jprobe, Zoom, xperf, etc.
 Experience in performance benchmarking and code optimization of distributed applications such as Hadoop, Redis, or Cassandra
 Experience with benchmarks such as iometer, netperf, iperf, fio, iozone, specbench, TPC, etc.
 Experience with troubleshooting tools such as top, perfmon, ethereal, tcpdump, wireshark, sar, tune, etc.
 Experience in storage and/or networking
 Experience with databases
Requirements:
 Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science or engineering
 4+ years of industry experience or equivalent research experience
 Strong background in computer architecture and operating system internals
 Strong programming skills in C, C++ or Java
 Expertise in scripting language - perl/python
 Strong analytical, diagnostic and problem-solving skills with the ability to work in a team environment
 Strong written and spoken communication skills

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