We are looking for a senior performance engineer with relevant experience to join HP Cloud Services Performance Team. We are a small and geographically distributed group tasked with
and debugging performance issues in our public cloud service. We also define and monitor key performance metrics. Other engineers reporting to the
form the department’s “embedded QA” team – engineers co-located with the developers who are the first to test new kits and features. You will be working
closely with them.
Your initial task will be to concentrate on testing, characterizing and investigating our block storage solution, however you will be required to work on any of our compute, network,
or storage services
as the need arises. We are looking for someone with a wide range of knowledge as well as the ability to drill deep into a particular technology.
Devising and documenting new performance test cases.
Writing scripts to automate metric tracking.
Writing benchmarks to perform performance analysis on large scale systems.
Reporting issue via our bug tracking system.
Benchmarking new server and storage hardware and advising on suitability for use in our cloud.
Presentation of results to management.
Testing of functionality at scale.
Forming a close working relationship with colleagues in development, QA, and with the wider Openstack community.
Provides guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members to set an example of software systems design and development innovation and excellence.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent
Minimum 10+ years experience
Knowledge and Skills
Experience designing and developing software systems design tools and languages
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Experience in overall architecture of software systems for products and solutions.
Designing and integrating software systems running on multiple platform types into overall architecture
Evaluating and selecting forms and processes for software systems testing and methodology, including writing and execution of test plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English and local language.
Ability to effectively communicate product architectures, design proposals and negotiate options at business unit and executive levels.
Proven ability to analyze performance issues
Experience working with LInux. Debian/Ubuntu a plus. Linux experience a plus.
Virtualization experience a plus.
Good programming ability. Python experience a plus
Proven ability to present complex information clearly and concisely.
Autonomous, self-driven and capable of working remotely with others. Aware of cultural differences.
United States-Colorado-Ft. Collins
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HP - 18 months ago
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