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Test Senior Engineer

MW Partners
Austin, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
MW Partners is currently seeking a Test Senior Engineer to work for our client who is a leader in the technology industry.
Responsibilities and duties:
  • Requires someone with more experience and capable of overseeing day-to day on the project; will be responsible for maintaining progress and providing updates
  • Performs design, development, testing, analysis and documentation of analytical experiments that model anticipated performance of Cloud Service Provider targeted products.
  • Performs experiment design as well as development, testing, analysis and documentation of system performance characteristics.
  • Assignments include testing and analysis of standard components, as well as evaluation of enhancements, and modifications to existing products.
  • Responsible for executing performance evaluation in the development of new and existing products and technologies for Cloud Service Provider customers. Duties include building systems and executing performance testing
  • Execute performance evaluation test on various products with limited or moderate scope & complexity. Uses tools appropriately with technical guidance and completes tasks as well as assignments with general direction.
  • Follows standard Engineering practices under the direction of others. Implements work plans and schedules as assigned. Demonstrates self-initiative and seeks assistance as needed.
  • Perform load tests to validate system performance and stability
  • Provide technical assistance to improve system performance, capacity, reliability and scalability
  • Perform root cause analysis of performance issues and suggest corrective actions
  • Oversee system performance lifecycle and identify key metrics for performance improvements
  • Evaluate system performances and recommend improvements
  • Generate performance reports for management review
  • Very detail oriented with good knowledge and application of engineering concepts.
  • Possesses good product/technology/industry knowledge regarding performance tools and test methods.
  • Good verbal; communication and written skills.
  • Good problem solving skills. Proficiency in hardware, software and/or operating system environments.
  • Ability to work in a team environment to collaborate and discuss the technical aspects of the performance requirements to ensurethey are properly understood
  • Good understanding of Server/Storage products, including devices and technologies such as Server BIOS and BMC, iDRAC, PCIe Switches, NVMe and SAS/SATA drives, GPGPUs, PDUs, Serial Switches, etc., and deployment /management tools and capabilities. Extensive level x86 system engineering experience with focus on systems performance
  • Technical software background that includes SW evaluation experience of server architecture including BIOS and IDRAC(BMC) interfaces
  • Analyze performance requirements, functional specifications, design specifications, test plans & documentation
  • Strong ability to organize and manage multiple projects, set priorities and ensure assignments are completed timely
  • Results driven ability to drive external teams to achieve business objectives
  • Should be familiar with Intel/AMD whitepapers for x86 CPU/BIOS performance tuning
  • Experience with performance tuning tools
  • Expertise with EMC PowerEdge servers
  • Knowledge with routers, switches, KVM, DNS, PXE, WDS, VMWare
  • Good understanding of Linux and Windows environments and applicability of solutions based on Linux and Windows environment on top of enterprise class dense and traditional server platforms.
  • Linux scripting and automation development
  • Experience in running one or more benchmark tools for cloud workloads listed below
    • Google PerfKitBenchmarker
    • StreamMLC
    • HammerDB
    • FIO
    • LinPack
    • Spec Suite (int, float, jbb)
For a confidential discussion or to find out more, contact Kavya Sree on 312-471-6418 or apply now.

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