300-10271 Shellbridge Way
Richmond BC V6X 2W8
Job Location : Richmond, BC
Language of work : English
Contact : Please submit your application at the link below
Realtor.com is seeking a Senior Performance Engineer to support our rapidly growing business. You’ll have a pivotal role in designing and implementing performance engineering culture, system, and tools in a fast-
paced environment. The key to this role is your proven ability to influence, mentor, and coach engineering teams to build robust and scalable real estate solution with an eye for performance.
What you will do?
Develop and integrate tools to analyze end-to-end performance of existing systems.
Identify performance bottlenecks in the product and platform; work with other engineers to analyze and remediate issues
Be an evangelist for performance engineering at realtor.com
Partner with engineering leadership to build data driven roadmap items to address performance in critical areas
Mentor and grow our engineering acumen in areas of performance engineering
Be a team player : Everything happens within a team; you will have the opportunity to work with domain experts, product managers and the broader engineering team
Education, Skills And Experience
Bachelor degree in Computer Science / Engineering or related field, or equivalent professional experience and 5+ years experience with performance test automation and / or development.
Hands on experience with NoSQL databases, preferably Solr or Elasticsearch
Hands on experience with performance tools such as neoload, jmeter, or loadrunner
Have experience with performance testing both front end (UI) and backend (API)
Have extended experience in troubleshooting technical and performance issues
Familiar with basic metrics to measure software performance
Basic knowledge of Linux OS
Basic understanding of networking
Fast learner and self-starter
Learn, work, and thrive in an Agile Scrum environment
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Hands on experience with AWS technologies
Personal Characteristics Include
You are passionate about testing and have a mind which can break software apart to expose potential risks.
You have a thirst for learning, continuous improvement, sharing and working in a team environment
You are able to work as part of a self-directed and self-managed team
You hold a point of view and aren’t afraid of challenging assumptions, but are humble enough to recognize and adopt the views of others
You have excellent troubleshooting, problem-solving, time management, and organizational skills
You can initiate and engage with other team members to resolve issues in order to deliver features