Senior Performance Engineer Jive Software
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We are seeking a highly motivated software engineer in our quality engineering department, responsible for taking initiative in driving quality improvements in Jive's industry leading Social Business platform. As a performance engineer, you will own the entire performance testing process, end-to-end. You will choose the tools we use, define and set-up our performance testing environment, define the process and performance metrics, and work with the engineering team to analyze results.
Scope performance testing efforts, prioritize test cases and develop performance tests for various applications.
Design and run extensive overhead, scalability, stability, and stress tests using house-built tools such as load generation frameworks and monitors.
Develop robust benchmark workloads based on production traffic patterns.
Design appropriately sized environments to generate load against the application under test.
Develop and review test plans, results analysis, capacity planning guides.
Reproduce critical customer situations requiring special performance tests or simulations.
Construct specialized scenarios to measure product scalability, stability, and reliability using adverse real world conditions.
Work closely with all teams to consolidate, analyze, and present data in reports and dashboards to help the teams responsible for monitoring, managing, and delivering the application in production.
Work closely with Professional Services teams to establish customer validation procedures and site validation.
5-8 years of relevant work experience.
At least 4 years of benchmark testing, performance analysis, and measurement of technically challenging applications.
Strong knowledge of HTTP load generation /measurement software (e.g. JMeter, Silk Performer, Grinder, Firebug, New relic, OpenTSDB, LoadRunner etc.).
Strong programming skills in Perl, Ruby, Python.
Strong understanding of scaling, throughput, latency, memory and CPU utilization.
Programming experience with Java, C++, or C a plus.
MySQL, Postgres, Oracle Server Tuning a plus.
Familiar with TCP/IP, networking topology.
Familiarity with infrastructure components like routers, filers, switches, packet sniffers a plus.
Familiar with Services Oriented Architecture and testing high throughput services.
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