If you are a Performance Engineer with experience cloud integration, please read on!
Job Title: Performance Engineer
Location: San Francisco, CA
Salary: $120- 175k + equity options
The Company: We are an end to end big data analytics application for hadoop. Our application and platform enable business users to discover insights in any data, via our integration platforms. We proved our clients with a subscription based big data solution that can integrate with existing data warehouse or business intelligence solutions. Our customers include some of the biggest names in healthcare, marketing, cyber-security, travel, and gaming. We are looking for a Performance Engineer to join our newest team, our cloud based team. Do you want to be a part of a new team on a stable growing company? Do you want to be the performance guru for a Big Data Cloud based product? Then this is the job for you!
What You Will Be Doing
Work with development teams that are building our software to generate workloads and tools to understand and characterize system performance and scalability
Understand system architecture to isolate and layout limitations/problem areas
Be the performance guru and owner for our on premise product and cloud services.
Work with the engineering team, customer support, and field engineers to find and analyze performance bottlenecks and initiate discussions about improvements in architecture and underlying code
Give performance consultation and tuning tips to the field
Own development of automated performance test framework
Monitor/analyze/catalog the results and ensure that our product hits defined target goals for performance
What You Need for this Position
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent
3+ years industry experience in performance analysis/benchmarking
Experience with distributed systems
Experience with agile development methodology
Good knowledge of database systems and query execution methods
Excellent track record of thriving on technically demanding projects
Ability to narrow down root cause of performance bottlenecks on both frontend and backend
Skilled with object-oriented scripting languages such as Python or Ruby
Comfortable in a Linux environment
Ability to identify potential limitations in software architectures
Have solid knowledge on performance, the core principles and methodologies
Experience with AWS, as a plus
Experience with Performance Testing- Jmeter, Tsung, Locust, Gatling
Know how to tune up the JVM, GC and the kernel
Understanding of throughput, latency, memory and CPU utilization
English required, German beneficial
What's In It for You
Great work environment
Flexible with some work from home options
So, if you are a Performance Engineer with experience, please apply today!
Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.