Principal Performance Quality Assurance Engineer - Database
Greenplum 4 reviews - San Mateo, CA

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Job Duties:
Develop and Drive innovative testing solutions for a state-of-the-art query processing framework within the Greenplum Database engine

Design and implement test infrastructure and tools for measuring and evaluating performance of various components of the Greenplum Database engine

Own features sets from Test Planning / Strategy through test execution and automation

Write automated tests, validators and utilities using Python, SQL, and Postgres connectivity middleware (ODBC, JDBC, etc.)

Perform effective root cause analysis and diagnostic experiments for bug submissions

Collaborate effectively with Product Development, Product Management, Performance Engineering to accurately assess the risk of product changes and extensions

A passion for testing and building great software

Understanding of DBMS fundamentals with working knowledge of SQL

Test automation experience using Python, any object-oriented programming languages such as JAVA or scripting languages such as Perl

Work effectively in a distributed Unix environment with the ability to troubleshoot the OS environment (Linux, Solaris, MacOS, AIX, etc)

Strong QA experience in performance testing and white-box testing

Strong communication skills (written and verbal) including ability to write clear and concise test design documents

Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, in a fast paced environment with little guidance

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Science related field with at least 7 years experience primarily in Quality Assurance

Strong understanding of database internals, especially query processing and query optimization will be a strong plus

Greenplum is the foundation of the new EMC Data Computing Product Division within EMC's Information Infrastructure business. Greenplum is the pioneer of Enterprise Data Cloud™ solutions for large-scale data warehousing and analytics, providing customer with flexible access to all their data for business intelligence and analytics. Greenplum offers industry-leading performance at a low cost for companies managing terabytes to petabytes of data.

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