Performance Engineer

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
New York, NY
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17


Currently we are looking for an experienced Performance Engineerwho will join the team in New York and help to develop best practices for improving the quality of the product.


  • Create performance test plans for the products of our financial client;
  • Perform release and software patch performance testing of Financial JEE Product Suites;
  • Perform JEE code reviews to assure code is adhering to best performance practices and assist with performance related problem resolutions;
  • Provide consultation/implementation instructions for tuning software for best performance;
  • Analyze MQ Series and iLog related performance issues in addition to Gemfire NoSQL and Oracle/PostgreSQL database related performance issues;
  • Work with both onshore and offshore talents to complete performance related tasks;
  • Enhance consistent company and department testing standards and procedures.


  • Tune Apache, WebSeals, JBoss/WebSphere application and Linux/Aix servers for best performance;
  • Understanding of network latencies, geolocation and bandwidth dependencies around performance, caching and both front and backend optimization techniques;
  • Experience in Splunk, Dynatrace, LoadRunner or JMeter;
  • Good understanding of load balancing, expiration headers, compression, CDNs, etc;
  • Experience working across many problem domains to help with performance related issues as assigned;
  • Good communication skills.
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