General Electric Sr Performance Engineer in San Francisco, California
Sr. Performance Engineer will be part of our Edison AI platform team delivering core services and technologies that empower software teams across GE Healthcare to rapidly create and deliver artificial intelligence-enabled software solutions. You will be responsible for Performance Engineering for the platform. You will contribute to the team and work with direction from the Senior Team Members or management but works independently.
Modeling, analysis, and projections: You will identify new performance features and system performance starting from product definition phase through release. You will generate and correlate projections and scaling factors for appropriate workloads and identify optimal design points of a system.
Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
Analyze business requirements/NFRs and find and communicate requirement gaps
Contribute to test plan documents and write test procedures
Solid understanding of Performance Testing, Performance Engineering fundamentals.
Very fluent in Performance testing tools: Load Simulation (JMeter), Monitoring on the cloud (AWS CloudWatch), Collating metrics from agents (Elastic Beats) and visualization of metrics using ELK, Application Monitoring tools (AppDynamics)
Well versed in one programming language (Java preferred) and one scripting language (Python preferred).
Understand performance testing on AWS cloud.
Ability to develop scripts independently.
Ability to design different customer usage and load scenarios and execute them.
Expertise in analyzing and troubleshooting performance issues.
Willingness to learn and take ownership of tasks assigned by the lead. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
A minimum of 5 years of professional experience Eligibility:
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Depending on Business needs, GE may choose to sponsor visas for chosen candidate. Desired Characteristics: Business Acumen:
Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
Has an ability to define work break down structure of all deliverables and estimates them for sizing
Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends Leadership:
Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members
Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results
Identify misalignment within goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct
Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives Personal Attributes:
Good oral and written communication skills
Good interpersonal skills
Effective team building and problem solving abilities
Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit About Us: GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; California; San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.