Senior Performance Engineer

Dell Inc Round Rock , TX 78664

Posted 2 months ago

Job ID R31107 Date posted Mar. 13, 2019

Senior Performance Engineer

Round Rock, TX

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can't wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Senior Performance Engineer on our Quality Engineering and Optimization team in Round Rock, TX.

Key Responsibilities:

Dell's Digital Quality Engineering and Optimization (QEO) organization team is hiring a Senior Performance Engineer to ensure stability and high performance of releases for our global cross segment applications. Responsibilities will include developing test strategy for performance engineering and testing of the release, performance testing in an agile environment, analyzing requirements and providing technical, performance engineering guidance and recommendations to developers. IT QEO is an essential stakeholder in the development and release of new features and new apps that support business as well as corporate.

  • Experience and hands on in development with more than 2 platforms / tools - Visual Studio, TFS, Git, Eclipse, Selenium, Cucumber, SpecFlow, DevOps tool chain and other Open Source tools

  • Experience in deployment automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery Pipeline stages/activities

  • Good understanding and experience on Infrastructure services and Cloud Native platforms (VMWare, Azure, AWS, Google cloud) and Docker/Containers

  • Experience in service and data virtualization tools and test data management activities across multiple test environments

  • Good understanding of application performance and its KPI's, WLM and client-side monitoring / scripting

  • Experience building DevOps and Performance Test automation capabilities from ground up for a cloud based and legacy software solutions

  • Experience in delivering applications in Blue/Green and Canary paths

  • Good understanding of Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning for testing and SDLC activities

  • Good exposure to Ubuntu Docker images, experience in Shell scripting / Python & YML and hands on CI/CD pipeline & methodologies

  • Good exposure to build and deployments, Cloud native knowledge and any PasS experience

Essential Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with 5+ years relevant experience; or Master's degree with 3+ years relevant experience; or equivalent work experience

  • 2+ of performance testing experience

  • Working experience/business knowledge of the Order Management space

  • Good understanding of SDLC and testing processes/practices

  • Strong database skills (fundamental and basic queries)

  • Experience with performance testing tools (particularly NeoLoad) and test management tools (preferably TFS)

  • Good knowledge in any one programing/scripting languages mandatory

Desirable Requirements

  • Experience on GitLab, Concourse, Jenkins, TeamCity, Octopus and Go is a bonus


We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you can keep groundbreaking projects on track, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Dell encourages applicants of all ages. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Dell here.

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