Junior Performance and Scale Engineer

R&D - Research and Development Lund, Sweden


What makes us Qlik 

Qlik helps enterprises around the world move faster, work smarter, and lead the way forward with an end-to-end solution for getting value out of data. A Gartner Magic Quadrant Leader for 11 years in a row! Our platform is the only one on the market that allows for open-ended, curiosity-driven exploration, giving everyone – at any skill level – the ability to make real discoveries that lead to real outcomes and transformative changes. We are a Values-Driven organization, operating over 100 countries with 38,000 customers around the world. If you think we are interesting, please read on – we may be looking for you!  


About the team

As a member of the Performance and Stability team, you will have the privilege to work with our high performing and scalable products. You will contribute to assuring that we maintain and advance our products performance and scalability to continue to stay ahead of competition. We offer a flexible and exciting work environment and plenty of opportunities for you to grow as a professional but also as an individual.

As a person you have a broad technical interest and follows the latest advancements in the field of software development. It is the breadth of how things tie together and understanding the end user perspective which cures your curiosity. You must be a highly motivated team player, reliable and dependable, dedicated not only to the craft and science of software development but also to the success of the company. We are a team of goal-oriented multi-taskers who approach problems with intellectual rigor and zest for software delivery. You should be the same.

If this is true for you, this is the position you have been looking for.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Become proficient with Qlik data analytics and data integration products
  • Learn how to leverage our own tools to analyze scalability, stability, and performance of our SaaS solution
  • Planning, setting up, and executing scalability/performance tests and investigations.
  • Producing technical documentation and guidelines based on findings from investigations
  • Contributing to the development of our automated performance testing framework, used for safeguarding against performance degrades


Competencies and skills:

The skills and qualifications required for this role:


  • A broad technical interest
  • Creativity to find unconventional solutions to problems, “thinking outside the box” and be open minded to innovation and new solutions
  • Interest in Cloud (such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud) solutions and architecture, including monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Strong analytical and communication skills


Experience & Qualifications

Desired experience with successful track record in one or more of the following areas:

  • Experience from development/scripting
  • Experience from debugging/troubleshooting



Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or similar)


Lund, Sweden.


If you think this position is interesting, you are welcome with your complete application in English. Apply as soon as possible as we are working continuously with the applications for this assignment.


About Qlik 

  • Qlik Company Page – Who we are!  
  • Our Values at Qlik - Challenge, Take Responsibility, Move Fast, Teamwork for Results, Be Open and Straightforward.
  • Competitive Benefits Package - private health insurance, discounted gym memberships, subsidized on-site massage, subsidized group leisure activities, wellness grant, company enhanced parental leave, generous vacation days, Employee Assistance Program…and more. 
  • Breakfast/fresh fruit/monthly fika and a restaurant with our own chefs (variety of subsidized lunches).
  • Career progression pathways, mentoring program, innovation & technology, and a flexible, diverse and international work environment. 
  • Giving back is a part of our culture – we give you an extra day off to change the world and another one for your personal/professional development.
  • In addition, we encourage our employees to participate in our Corporate Responsibility Employee Programs. Learn about our Corporate Responsibility Program by visiting Qlik.org 
  • Curious about our R&D opportunities? Check out our R&D careers page here!



Qlik is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminateon the basis ofany protected category or characteristic.  We value the diversity of our workforce. If you need assistance due to disability during the application and/or recruiting process, please contact us via theAccessibility Request Form 


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