Workday is looking for an outstanding Performance Engineer to join our Tools Performance Engineering team.
Performance Engineers are highly skilled engineers who debug, measure, analyze, and improve our Workday software. They are generalists with deep technical understanding of software, hardware, networking, and the Internet, who enjoy taking a holistic view of complex systems.
Application Performance is achieved by working closely with all our engineering teams throughout the release cycle. Our ultimate goal is application performance that yields an excellent end user experience and scales to meet Software as a Service Infrastructure needs.
Ability to distill volumes of data, analyze performance results, and diagnose performance problems.
Ability to clearly characterize system performance to stakeholders.
Performance test planning, setup, and execution
Test scripting and test data management
Capacity estimating, modeling, or planning
Application and architecture code profiling
Infrastructure and application performance tuning
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Collaborative team player
Unix or Linux experience
OO design and Java development experience.
Eclipse, Junit, ANT, svn
SQL and mySQL skills or equivalent experience
Experience with Performance, Load, Stress, and Scalability Testing
Experience with SOAPUI, Wats, Jmeter, JProfiler, Jconsole, and system tools vmstat/top
Web Application Development, Application Servers Tomcat, Web Services development experience (SOAP or REST)