Job Description :
Job Title: Senior Software Engineer, Performance - Contractor
Location: Plantation, FL
Duration: 6+months (with high possibility of extending)


Job Description
The Senior Software Engineer, Performance - Contractor will independently perform all aspects of performance testing. Seeking candidates with extensive experience in embedded software on Linux or Android. Engineer that will be responsible for analysis to reach required Performance targets. Candidate must be able demonstrate extraordinary skills in attention to system Performance development: understanding complex software systems, providing performance problems analysis, lead of investigation and fixing bottlenecks. Seeking strong communication skills and the ability to work in an environment with interdisciplinary teams.
Responsibilities
Responsible for providing expertise and technical leadership in performance engineering and tuning for large-scale software systems so they achieve system performance SLA objectives.
Develop, test, maintain and debug software components for existing or new products.
Responsible for profile and triage performance and scalability problems through the web, application, database and infrastructure stacks.
Evaluates new technology stacks against current tool set, implementing appropriate changes as necessary.
Works closely with product development personnel to attain the highest level of system performance by identifying potential performance bottlenecks and mitigation strategies for improvement.
Assisting the completion of external and internal audit requests.
Other duties and responsibilities as required.

Qualifications:
8+ years’ experience preferably in software performance engineering and testing experience
Experience in performance analysis processes: from understanding product KPIs to setup testing, validation and finding issues
Experience in practical performance:
performance analysis and bottleneck discovery
intermittent and rare problems automation for data collection
nearby performance issues analysis e.g. when lack of performance causes malfunctioning
producing patches which solves findings
Graphics problems analysis, preferable on Vulkan or OpenGL/OpenES
Skills in using Linux/Android OSS performance tools
System analysis for embedded Linux
Extensive software development experience with C/C++ for Linux or AOSP, ideally with public commits
Excellent communication, training and documentation skills
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office tools such as Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
Demonstrated ability to successfully lead large and/or complex projects
Experience in below areas are a plus:
Development experience for Linux kernel, and device drivers
Memory profiling and analysis using valgrind, smem; of memory layout (heap, stack, bss/data, text) and in general how VMM works in Linux
Resources and power management for embedded Linux/Android
Performance tools development

Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent work experience
Master’s Degree in Computer Science preferred

Additional Information
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