Performance Engineer


Offered by:

Cognizant Technology Solutions AG

IT & Technology

Performance EngineerKeywords: Big Data Scala, SQL, SparkLocation: Zurich, SwitzerlandDomain: banking and financial servicesType: permanentFSG Tech supports the global Finance, Sustainability an General Counsel business functions. We are establishing a specialist technical architecture team to provide non-functional, performance and reliability engineering service. This team will support developing and improving technical solutions for critical batch and online requirements across a wide range of technologies and business processes using a combination of hands-on, education and coaching skills. An important part of this role is run-time behaviour analysis of enterprise applications, identifying point-solutions and best practices which can be adopted and applied by many other developers.We are looking for highly skilled IT-professionals with experience in a wide range of technologies as well as a passion for performance analysis and reliability enhancement in complex systems.Skills and Experience

  • Full stack software development skills with strong interest in performance and reliability engineering of enterprise software
  • Engineering mindset and abstraction skills for structured analysis and communication of complex problems
  • Ability to effectively collaborate and maintain positive relationships across diverse stakeholders while maintaining integrity, responsibility and confidentiality required when working with sensitive data
  • Experience with Java, Scala, Python, SQL, Spark, YARN, HDFS, Impala
  • Experience with modern architectures and frameworks (e.g. Kubernetes, OpenShift, Kafka, Spring-Boot)
  • Experience with performance testing approaches and tools (e.g. Loadrunner)
  • Familiarity with any of the following: Enterprise Monitoring (E.g. AppDynamics, Grafana), Database performance tuning (Oracle, MS SQL), Linux/Unix tuning, Windows tuning
  • Familiarity with Site Reliability Engineering practices, good understanding of DevOps methodologies, technical integration and software delivery pipelines (e.g. Jenkins)
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent education/experience
  • At least 5-10+ years’ IT development and architecture experience
  • Excellent written, verbal communication skills

Please apply by sending your CV to [email protected] or on the career site.Who we are?Cognizant (CTSH) is one of the world’s leading professional services companies, transforming clients’ business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our industry-based, consultative approach helps many of the best-kn organizations in every industry and geography envision, build and run more innovative, efficient businesses.We engineer modern businesses to improve everyday life.