Senior Performance Engineer at Glint
Redwood City, CA, US
We are looking for a top-notch performance engineer to lead performance and scalability initiatives at Glint. This is a hands-on role that encompasses several key areas including scalability, performance, monitoring, load testing, architecture and development.

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; write code and prototype performance improvements.
Engage in design and code reviews and advocate for performance throughout the development lifecycle.
Design and manage a scalability test environment and develop harnesses and suites for stress testing.
Be a team player: Everything happens within a team; you will have the opportunity to work with domain experts (understand domains and users), product managers (define roadmaps and scopes), and the broader engineering team (create infrastructures and features essential for our models)
Be ready to have fun: Love to be competitive? We have friendly foosball competitions. Love to dress up for Halloween? We hold costume contests. Love running and need a buddy (or buddies)? We participate in relay races. Love to improve your public speaking skills? Join Toastmasters. We have got YOU covered.

Who you are …

BS in CS or related field
3+ years of industry experience in performance management; preferably in a SaaS environment.
Experience with performance tools:
Profiling (JMeter, YourKit)
Monitoring and alerting (Graphite, DataDog, PagerDuty, Cloudwatch)
Distributed load generation (BlazeMeter, Gatling)
Scripting/automation (Ansible, Chef, Kubernetes)
Distributed logging (ELK, Sentry)
Strong in Java
Strong in concurrent programming
Good understanding of relational databases
Experience with distributed systems, scalability analysis, and implementation
Amazon Web Service experience is desirable
Positive attitude
Quick learner
Team player
Good communicator

Who we are…

Glint is a rapidly growing software and analytics company that helps organizations increase employee engagement, develop their people, and improve performance. Glint is known for powerful analytics, innovative organizational science, and a world-class user experience. The company has an extraordinary team of passionate professionals who love working together to help organizations thrive.

What we are all about…

Glint helps you see into your organization in revolutionary ways, giving you the power to create real impact on employee engagement, retention and business performance. Glint leverages real-time people data to give leaders and managers a holistic view of an organization’s health, the insight to predict problems, and direction to take action. Based in Redwood City, California, Glint customers include United Airlines, eBay, AOL, Palantir, Red Hat, NVIDIA, Sony, LinkedIn, Intuit, Cognizant, IKEA, UTC, Square, FICO, Marketo, Veritas, Rockwell, and Pandora.

Stuff to perk you up…

5-star Glassdoor rating
LinkedIn Top 50 Startups 2017
Catered lunches at Glint offices
MacBook Pro or Air
Free premium snacks and drinks
Ergonomic and height-adjustable workstations
Flexible work arrangements
Very competitive compensation and benefits package
Opportunity to learn from a dedicated team and strong leadership
Dynamic, rapidly growing company, focused on helping organizations thrive

Glint values diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, veteran status, marital status or disability status.