14 days old

Performance Engineer

Fredericton, NB E3B
  • Job Code
    262040BR
Introduction
At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities
Join the development team of IBM QRadar, one of the top ranked Security Event and Incident Management (SIEM) platform in the world. The Performance Engineer is an integral part of development team that is responsible for participating in the execution of procedures for ensuring the performance, scalability and quality of new features and releases of software. To achieve this, the Performance Engineer will be required to plan, author and execute performance test plans and interact with quality and development engineers. He/she will perform the assessment, planning and execution of test efforts required for new functions/features under development; consult with quality and development engineers in resolution of complex problems; develop new approaches, as well as enhancements, modifications, and corrections to existing code, performance testing methodologies and processes.

Responsibilities include:
  • Evaluate system performance and provide recommendations for improvements.
  • Identify performance bottlenecks and develop appropriate resolutions.
  • Define, develop and conduct system performance and stress testing.
  • Analyze test results and suggest action plans.
  • Create and execute performance test plans, test cases and scripts
  • Report performance test results to Quality Assurance, Customer Support, Development, and Product Management
  • Develop performance test automation and tooling
  • Collaborate with Customer Support and Development Teams to understand/reproduce field issues
The successful candidate will have the following:
  • Motivated -self-starting individual and a team player
  • Exceptional attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work with Linux, basic monitoring commands, access commands and shell scripting
  • Demonstrates strong ability to take ownership of the projects and provide adequate visibility on the progress
  • Aggressively addresses and resolves problems, and actively improves processes, products, and/or services

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

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Required Professional and Technical Expertise
  • English Fluent (verbal and written)
  • Min 3-5 years of active and recent Performance and scalability engineering experience with system performance optimization and tooling for performance metrics from servers and software modules.
  • Experience with Unix/Linux commands related to system performance including top, iostat, dstat, sar, vmstat.
  • Experience with performance assessment tooling and technologies such as JMeter, JConsole, perf
  • 3 + years in the following: Java ; SQL, REST API



Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 3-5 years of Quality Assurance experience


About Business Unit
IBM Security Intelligence is the global provider of high-value, cost-effective, security information and event management (SIEM) products. The flagship offering QRadar is currently the industry leader in SIEM. QRadar integrates previously disparate functions including log management, network behavior analytics and security event management into a total security intelligence solution. QRadar provides users with crucial visibility into what is occurring with their networks, data centers, and applications to better protect IT assets and meet regulatory requirements. The global cost of cyber-crime is expected to reach over 2 trillion dollars by 2019.

At IBM Security, our mission is to protect our clients from various attacks including malware, identity theft, fraud, etc. IBM Security delivers an integrated system of analytics, real-time defenses and proven experts; we are currently looking for a Software Developer to come make a difference.

Why join IBM Security?
1. Work for one of the most advanced cyber security companies in the world and one of the world's most trusted brands
2. Work with a globally distributed and diverse international team, with a culture centered on success
3. Competitive compensation and benefit packages
4. A world of opportunity for career growth.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
This role will involve working with technology that is covered by Export Regulations sanctions. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following US sanctioned countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria) on a work permit, you are not eligible for employment in this position.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-04

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