Our client is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. We’re disruptive. We work hard but try not to take ourselves too seriously. We are highly adaptable and constantly evolving. We are passionate about our product, and we live for our customers. We have high expectations and a career at our client means challenging yourself to always be better.
People matter. Our people have a passion for learning, building, and innovating. Whether you’re an engineer, a sales professional, a finance professional, or anything in-between, our roles aim to provide each person with meaningful impact and plenty of space to grow.
You will be part of a global team, based working in the EMEA region, working alongside other specialists to ensure the smooth operation of customer instances of our client.
Role as a SWAT Engineer
What you get to do in this role:
We are looking for an experienced performance engineer with a proven track record of troubleshooting the issues, bugs and performance of complex systems. Working with key members of our Cloud Development, Service Operations teams and Support, you will focus on supporting our platform as issues arises. The ideal candidate for this position is a software engineer with a strong background in database technologies, performance analysis, and strong troubleshooting skills. The candidate must have a passion for chasing issues of complex systems running under dynamic, real-world loads. You will work in a fast-paced, innovative environment that allows direct influence on the organization and all our customers. In this role you will support the infrastructure by learning the platform from end to end. You will also enable peers in SRE and Customer Support by being highest level of support internally and externally.
In order to be successful in this role, we need someone who has:
Strong experience with performance and stress testing tools and approaches for driving realistic customer simulations
5+ years of database management and performance tuning
5+ years of experience supporting or testing large scale web-based distributed applications on containers such as Apache/Tomcat, JBoss, Web Logic, and Web Sphere in a Unix environment
3+ years of experience developing on a SaaS, PaaS, or Cloud Infrastructure product/solution
Proven experience with concurrency, multithreading, and distributed system architectures
Unix skills: including development, navigation, file manipulation, permissions, searching/finding files and text contents, and administrative actions
Strong problem-solving and analytical skills with an aptitude for learning new technologies
developing and deploying mission critical software
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent technical discipline, or similar work experience.
Eagerness to learn everything about our client's Platform