oDesk is looking for a Performance Engineering Manager/Architect to build and lead a team of world-class performance engineers. As a team, your mission is to design and automate tools that analyze the performance, scalability, reliability and capacity of the oDesk Platform. You will partner with the Operations and Application Engineering teams to help define, build, evaluate, and tune our current and future platforms.
Lead and grow a globally distributed team of world-class performance engineers.
Work closely with Product Management to identify baselines, benchmarks, and performance SLAs.
Provide clear insight and direction to business and IT stakeholders.
Develop and/or utilize tools and services to measure performance, identify bottlenecks, and help application engineers create high-performance software.
Contribute to architecture and design guidelines to enforce best practices.
7+ years of relevant technical experience with demonstrated leadership and team building skills.
Strong technical background in software development techniques, benchmarking, and performance analysis.
Comfortable and effective in cross-functional and cross-organizational communication and collaboration.
Experience working with distributed teams.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
About oDeskoDesk is where the world goes to work! We are the world’s largest online workplace, connecting savvy businesses with independent professionals across the globe. Businesses empowered their growth by spending more than $78 million on oDesk’s platform for online talent in Q1 2012. oDesk has been featured in Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, the New York Times, and was featured in 2011 as one of the top ten fastest growing privately owned companies in Silicon Valley.
oDesk Corporation - 19 months ago