AppD Performance Engineer - Software

  • Location:
    San Francisco, California, US
  • Additional Location(s)
    San Jose, California, US
  • Area of Interest
    Engineer - Software
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Big Data, Analytics, Cloud and Data Center, Software Development, Testing
  • Job Id

AppDynamics Performance Team is responsible for Product Performance analysis, benchmark development, scalability, reliability and capacity/sizing initiatives.  The responsibilities include performance requirement reviews, design, implement benchmarks and workloads, execute, analyze and report benchmarks results, and provide optimizations to improve the product scalability and performance.  We are looking for a senior level development engineer with "performance" focus to work on AppDynamics App Intelligence Product.

Any candidate must have extensive Java/J2EE development and performance analysis skills. Analysis include Java profilers, memory(heap), cpu and system level performance tool.   Ability to provide optimizations or evaluate alternative architectures from performance and scalability perspective is required.  This position will also include occasional work with customers(SaaS) to address customer performance problems. 

  • 12+ years of experience with a proven track record of excellence
  • Must have extensive experience with atleast 2 of these technologies(Java, Java EE(Application Servers), REST, XML, Micro Services, Docker, Kubernetis, or Messaging Systems)
  • Must have experience with any Databases, or NoSQL(preferred HBase/HDFS).
  • Performance engineering design, implementing, and automating benchmarks is a must
  • Proven experience in performance analysis, optimizations and participate in architecture reviews.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of systems software and systems internals and understand the impact of locking, caching and I/O on software performance
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Must be self driven, innovative, and willing to take initiative.

Education:  BS in Engineering/Computer Science or Equivalent