Performance Engineer



The role


As a performance engineer, you'll work with people from diverse backgrounds who are passionate about what they do. We believe in releasing small and often, building for change and automating as much as possible. 

As a Performance Engineer you work closely with the Development and Operations departments. This makes it possible for us to ensure the quality of our releases and to build a high availability infrastructure. For some development teams the daily work also includes performance testing and tuning of services. We believe in continuously improving the way we work and making it easy for everyone to make their voices heard.


What you will do


  • You will use commercial, open source and DIY frameworks and tools
  • Our main focus is on analysis and troubleshooting in order to continuously improve the quality and performance of every release
  • Deploy and configure services for testing
  • Analyze test results and coordinate with development teams for bug fixes
  • Analyze root causes of performance issues and provide corrective actions
  • Evaluate and if suitable suggest new tools and techniques to improve testing efficiency
  • Proactive mindset in bringing forward potential performance risks 
  • Show initiative and creativity in dealing with day to day risks and issues related to performance testing 


How will success be measured in this role


  • Regular performance reviews with your line manager
  • Acting in line with Kindred Group values
  • Compliance with all relevant trainings and other activities related to the role


Your experience


  • Extensive experience in Performance Testing 
  • Hands on experience in analyzing performance testing results and troubleshooting issues 
  • Practical experience with monitoring and APM tools 
  • Experience using software development tools, such as JIRA, Confluence, Git and Jenkins pipelines
  • Experience in defining and maintaining non functional requirements
  • Good communication skillset
  • Experience in working in agile environment 


Application process

Click on the "Apply Now" button and complete the short web form. Please add a covering letter in English to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation. Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon.


Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, age, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework. Kindred has an ESG rating of AAA by MCSI.


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25 - 30 Days Holiday
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