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Performance Engineers create and implement software solutions to specific business or industrial issues. Skills relevant to this position and found on example resumes include gathering performance test requirements from business partners; triaging functional and performance issues; creating jar files to pull daily reports from PROD, including transactions counts, timing, and errors; and creating UI-based Sanity Test scripts through Jmeter for functional, performance, and PROD environments. This job requires at least a bachelor's degree in computer science on applicants' resumes, as well as relevant experience in the field.

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Network Modeling & Performance Engineer

Lead 3 person team providing network modeling and performance management for diverse worldwide network. Key Operational Support System (OSS) engineer developing and integrating automated systems to accept orders, model and provision network systems, and manage and maintain network devices. Developed comprehensive network modeling program. Instituted capacity planning, performed traffic engineering, used OPNET and WANDL modeling tools to design network and evaluate proposed design changes for Juniper and Cisco IP networks, ATM, SONET/SDH, and TDMA. Lead performance engineer working with Juniper MPLS network using leading edge security and differentiated services technology. Installed and developed custom collection and reporting for Netcool/Proviso performance management systems. Developed network performance metrics to meet organizational objectives and implemented system to collect and report on several network technologies. Technical lead on all security systems including Cisco ACS, TACACS. RADUIS, Entrust CA/VPN, firewalls, IPSec, Windows and Linux authentication, and LDAP integration.

  • Integrated reporting between provisioning, modeling, and performance systems to measure business objectives
  • Implemented new security architecture using Juniper firewalls, VPNs, and virtual routing-forwarding
  • Implemented centralized authentication system and developed integration for all network devices
  • Designed and implemented high availability Certificate Authority system for certificate based VPNs
  • Reduced service order to delivery time from 3 months to 2 hours through OSS automation
  • Increased network availability 2000% by standardization and automated provisioning
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
2

Senior Capacity and Performance Engineer

[company name] is the premier global provider of electronic business and legal information.
Responsibilities included Web product performance and capacity design assessment, instrumentation design, Loadrunner load test design and execution, SAS programming, performance metrics analysis and technical team leadership of Load Test team.

  • Personally assessed and load tested the launch of Nexis.com flagship web product for performance, which resulted in meeting every product performance requirement at release.
  • Scheduled, coordinated and executed nightly multi-product automated load tests for various product and infrastructure project releases, resulting in 70% improvement in test success rate.
  • Created data collection innovation that allowed the creation and rollout of the Load Test database for tracking test success/failures, and performance results.
  • Wrote load test script programs in C. Wrote analysis programs in SAS and VBA.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
3

Industrial Performance Engineer

Coached correct application of Focused Improvement methodologies and built problem solving capability at Sandwiches Unit Daily and Weekly Operational Reviews

  • Led Sandwiches Unit to identify and prioritize projects aligned with the priorities of the factory according to the Operational Master Plan and Zero Loss Journey using Loss Tree and IPA methodologies
  • Drove data accuracy through training and coaching of SAM (Stoppage Analysis Module, SQL based) Champions
  • GSTD Trainer: Coached, Trained, and Performed assessments of GSTD (problem solving tool utilizing root cause methodology) effectiveness within factory business units
  • White Belt DMAIC Project: Reduced Line 6 Material Usage Variance by 16% ($168K annualized savings)
  • IPA System Owner: Led 4 other Industrial Performance Engineers to deliver training and coaching of Identify Prioritize, and Assign methodology in order to transfer FI knowledge to factory business units
  • Used IPA methodology to identify $487,000 in annual savings opportunities for the Sandwiches Unit and led unit to build their Operational Master Plan addressing gap between their actual losses and material loss goal
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
4

Senior Systems Performance Engineer

Responsible for the performance and stability of critical mainframe, mid-tier and distributed applications. This role focused on ensuring that system or application changes do not impact application performance.

  • Measured and analyzed performance across multiple platforms using a variety of tools and performance metrics (Wily, Mainview, SMF, RMF, Omegamon).
  • Implemented custom application performance monitoring processes to limit mainframe resource consumption real time using third party performance tools (IBM Omegamon and BMC Mainview custom Alerts).
  • Monitored and reduced CPU consumption (batch and on-line).
  • Improved CICS and IMS response times.
  • Reduced batch run times.
  • Designed and implemented an automated application performance monitoring tool (LOOPCHECK) utilizing BMC's Mainview. LOOPCHECK reduced annual CPU costs by $250,000.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
5

Performance Engineer

Responsible for correcting various torque curve centering issues for QSX15-C engine, as well as adjusting fueling values. Played key role in revising final changes to fueling tables for release to customer.

  • Made calibration changes, tested calibrations in test cell, collected, analyzed, and organized test data. Worked closely with technicians in test cell during testing. Learned to troubleshoot engine for issues dealing with calibration software.
  • Aided in emissions work, testing and analyzing data. Responsible for documenting hot test failures.
  • Performed duties of Test Engineer for Suction Tube Project; duties included organizing and implementing test plan, writing a verbal file, editing GP-Test, collecting and analyzing data.
  • Helped with planting, care and harvest of tobacco, blueberries, strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, pumpkins, cabbage, and all garden vegetables.
  • Aided in construction and maintenance of farm structures.
  • Played a key role in the selling of produce and goods to a wholesale market.
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
6

Performance Engineer

Supported technical work of Cummins Emission Solutions (CES) with regards to aftertreatment performance of exhaust components for On-Highway diesel engines

  • Generation and documentation of test plans for each performance requirement
  • Supported and executed test cell activities for multiple shift operation
  • Processed and analyzed data obtained from tests conducted at the test cell
  • Created reports and presentations from each test completed
  • Communicated results and issues with managers and European performance group
  • Supported new employees into their transition to the group
  • Supported CES catalyst suppliers in all their testing requirements and issues
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MA
Engineering Management
7

Senior Performance Engineer

Supervised the execution of services to clients such as conducting various performance tests, i.e.
overall power plant tests, steam turbine tests, gas turbines tests, condenser tests, boiler tests, boiler
feed pumps and condensate pumps tests, etc.

  • Performed calculations required to monitor, assess and improve the performance and reliability of plant systems and components.
  • Coordinated and managed manpower and logistics in the project executions.
  • Conducted site walkdown to review instruments provisions, data collections and gathering of necessary plant drawings.
  • Served as consultant to the Engineering group and mentor to junior engineers.
  • Reviewed project proposals of Project managers by reviewing the technical aspects of each
  • Reviewed and assessed performance calculation models, test procedures and test reports.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
8

Performance Engineer

Responsible for analyzing applications and components behavior with heavier loads and optimizing server configurations.

  • Monitored the CPU, memory, and network utilizations on the UNIX server using Site Scope monitors.
  • Included rendezvous points in Vuser scripts generated by Vuser Generator
  • Met with business end users and product developers to document and understand the product performance expectations.
  • Analyzed the requirement and design documents.
  • Used Clear quest for repository, reporting bugs, tracking bugs and updates on resolved bugs.
  • Monitor resources to identify performance bottlenecks.
  • Provided recommendations to the application owner on steps to meet performance goals.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Performance Engineer

Supported all aspects of performance testing efforts for multiple USPTO applications.

  • Reviewed the system architecture and design documents to determine performance-level requirements and worked closely with end users and developers to identify critical business transactions for performance testing.
  • Developed and executed performance tests using LoadRunner HTTP/HTML, Windows Sockets, Oracle, Remote Terminal Emulation (RTE), Siebel and GUI protocols.
  • Setup and maintained test data and execution servers.
  • Analyzed gathered data and logs to identify bottlenecks, noted lack of scalability of software, recommended changes and re-tested software to validate the fixes.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
10

Performance Engineer

Used LoadRunner for performance testing.

  • Monitored the CPU, memory, and network utilizations on the UNIX server using Site Scope monitors.
  • Involved in walkthroughs and meetings with Performance team to discuss related issues
  • Performed the testing in step-wise manner using Performance Center.
  • User Clear case for Version Control, each version of the application is stored in Clear case and necessary modifications, updates, analysis is done.
  • Extensively used correlation, parameterization techniques, goal oriented & manual scenarios and created multiple Vuser's in the test scripts for testing the System.
  • Included rendezvous points in Vuser scripts generated by Vuser Generator
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job

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