Performance Engineer

New York, NY, USA

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for an experienced Performance Engineer who will join the team in New York and help to develop best practices for improving the quality of the product.

Responsibilities

  • Create performance test plans for the products of our financial client;
  • Perform release and software patch performance testing of Financial JEE Product Suites;
  • Perform JEE code reviews to assure code is adhering to best performance practices and assist with performance related problem resolutions;
  • Provide consultation/implementation instructions for tuning software for best performance;
  • Analyze MQ Series and iLog related performance issues in addition to Gemfire NoSQL and Oracle/PostgreSQL database related performance issues;
  • Work with both onshore and offshore talents to complete performance related tasks;
  • Enhance consistent company and department testing standards and procedures.

Requirements

  • Tune Apache, WebSeals, JBoss/WebSphere application and Linux/Aix servers for best performance;
  • Understanding of network latencies, geolocation and bandwidth dependencies around performance, caching and both front and backend optimization techniques;
  • Experience in Splunk, Dynatrace, LoadRunner or JMeter;
  • Good understanding of load balancing, expiration headers, compression, CDNs, etc;
  • Experience working across many problem domains to help with performance related issues as assigned;
  • Good communication skills.

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