Open Position -

Performance Engineer

REF. NO:
ZEPH_PE

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO SOMETHING BIG:

  • As a Performance Engineer you will be ensuring that Zephr`s high-throughput web platform can meet its SLAs as they scale gracefully:
  • Set up and administer automated performance testing pipeline monitoring results over time to identify regressions
  • Set up and administer metrics aggregation and visualisation pipeline
  • Instrument Java code with metrics
  • Analyse metrics to help identify performance bottlenecks
  • Work with developers to fix bottlenecks and regressions
  • Build models to predict upcoming bottlenecks due to scale

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE HAS/IS:

  • Strong analytical skills (Engineering or maths major preferred)
  • Proven experience writing, profiling and optimising performancesensitive code in any language, not necessarily Java (but willing to learn Java)
  • Has used a simulated load testing tool like JMeter, Blazemeter, Gatling, Artillery, Locust (or something homespun)
  • Experience working with cloud systems, unix shell, docker, git (everything you build will be done in a legible, reproducible way using containers)

BROWNIE POINTS:

  • Experience building things using 3rd party B2B SaaS tools
  • Experience with SRE best practices
  • Deeper DevOps experience (Ansible, Terraform)