Performance Tester

Engineering Dallas, Texas


Description

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONSRESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

• Engineers with assistance from global SRE guild are responsible for operation of systems.
• Ability to reason about performance, security, and process interactions in complex distributed systems.
• Independent and comfortable in a fast paced, ambiguous and often multi-directional work environment.
• Great collaborators and team players will thrive and grow in this environment.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

• Minimum 5 years of relevant professional performance testing experience
• A proven track record in performance testing and tuning high-volume systems.
• A good understanding of architectural principles including knowledge of microservices, asynchronous processing and NoSQL databases.
• Expertise in a load testing tool such as Apache JMeter, Gatling, LoadRunner or Neo Load.
• An understanding of Continuous Delivery principles and experience with performance testing in an agile environment.
• Experience and knowledge of Application Performance Monitoring tools such as AppDynamics, Data Dog or New Relic.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Culture of excellence and collaboration

Preferred Qualifications
• B.S. or higher in Computer Science (or equivalent work experience)
• Experience with programming or scripting languages such as Java, Python or Bash.
• Experience in building performance testing frameworks from scratch
• Experience with investigating performance issues in a microservices environment.
• Experience with log analysis tools such as Splunk or ELK
• Experience in FinTech