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Performance Engineer - eCommerce, Java

Job Title: Performance Engineer - eCommerce, Java
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Industry:
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Start Date: asap
Reference: BBBH55458
Contact Name: Robert Lindsay
Contact Email: robert.lindsay@handle.co.uk
Job Published: October 24, 2016 14:42

Job Description

Performance Engineer - e-Commerce, Java

Working for an internationally recognised e-commerce brand, we're on the lookout for an experienced Performance Engineer / Performance Tester to support the tech teams in identifying and understanding performance characteristics and bottlenecks across applications and architecture.

Role:

The ideal candidate will be an experienced software developer and able to design, develop, execute and maintain a performance test suite in a mixed technology environment having worked on large-scale distributed software and systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Load and performance integrity
  • Deliver Load and Performance test strategies for large scale transactional environments.
  • improve scalability, performance and uptime.
  • Oversee performance modelling and profiling across the end-to-end architecture.
  • assist in developing high performing code and services.
  • Automate code and configuration deployment
  • Implement best in class engineering practices and continuous improvement
  • Manage performance test environments and architecture

Required Skills:

  • Java, C, PHP, Ruby, Python OR similar software development experience
  • defining and implementing performance test strategies.
  • Performance analysis, modelling, profiling and troubleshooting skills.
  • networks, load balancing and firewalls.
  • Knowledge of infrastructure and application key performance indicators.
  • Understanding of throughput, latency, concurrency memory and CPU utilisation.
  • load generation and measurement software.
  • LoadRunner, Sitescope, Openview, JMeter, TheGrinder, Facilita, YourKit JProbe etc
  • Service Orientated Architecture (SOA)
  • Performance Testing JAVA based systems on Linux/AIX/DB2 platforms.

If you have Excellent communication skills, highly motivated and able to manage your own tasks, as well at meet the above requirements - with a passion for Performance Engineer / Performance Tester please apply for the role or contact Robert on 0207 569 9971

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.