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Performance Principal Architect

Information Technology
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Required Skills & Experience:
  • Bachelors degree in computer science, Engineering or related discipline
  • 10+ years of technology experience, including a minimum of 5 years’ experience in performance engineering or related role.
  • Expertise in Performance Engineering & Test methods & tools (JMeter, BlazeMeter, Gatling, Locust, Soasta or equivalent capabilities).
  • Proficiency with ecommerce technology stacks & related performance optimization/tuning
  • Prefer hands-on development & profiling experience with one of the following:  Java, JavaScript, Ruby/Rails 
  • In-depth knowledge of diverse & emerging technologies & new architectural principles (i.e. Cloud-native architecture, micro-services, single page application model etc)
  • Experience with CI/CD capable performance test frameworks
  • Proficient in a Linux or Unix based environment
  • Expertise with modern micro service based architectures  & operations in a heterogeneous environment spanning on-premise & cloud stacks at runtime
  • Strong understanding of Agile software development life cycles, software engineering processes, test processes, operating systems, web applications, client/server applications, distributed systems, shared services, communication protocols, & architectures
  • Expertise/breadth of knowledge across technologies & various technology layers (application software, SOA, infrastructure, network, etc.) needed to apply full range of Performance Engineering expertise.
  • In-depth knowledge of operations, Performance objectives & strategies;
  • Prior experience with performance engineering of retail ecommerce & mobile
  • Highly developed negotiation, facilitation, & consensus building skills
  • Experience supporting technologies such as NGINX, Spring, Elasticsearch, Cassandra on Cloud with Java/Linux/JBoss/Oracle stack on -premise.


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