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Performance Engineering Lead, Software at Bigstream
Mountain View, CA, US

Bigstream is looking for a creative and driven Performance Engineering Manager to oversee our performance engineering R&D and benchmarks/methodology. The ideal candidate will have strong hands-on development experience as well as being well-versed in performance and scalability of large distributed systems.

By joining the Bigstream team, you are entering a world of cutting edge development and innovation, where you will get both encouragement and guidance as well as a free hand to solve tough technical problems using good design and your personal inspiration. As a member of a well-funded early-stage startup, you will receive an equity share and market rate salary as well as good food, rocking coffee, company outings and freedom to be yourself. And, of course, medical, dental, and 401k benefits too.

Responsibilities: 
- Build, manage, and contribute to a team that focuses on measuring, improving and maintaining the performance, scalability and reliability of Bigstream’s technology 
-Create and implement performance metrics to ensure the correctness and reliability of our technology, e.g. identify optimization opportunities, remediate performance problems, set up performance regressions, and guarantee predictable performance 
- Work closely with QC to ensure timely and proper testing 
- Effectively prioritize tasks and track developers’ work. React quickly to changes or issues.

Qualifications: 
- BS/MS Degree in Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering or related field 
- 5-10+ years of experience working with distributed systems and big data/HPC programming 
- Proficiency with Java, C/C++, SQL, and/or Scala 
- Experience with query optimization and product performance improvement 
- Experience with big data frameworks, such as HDFS, Spark, Cassandra or TensorFlow 
- Familiarity with machine learning/deep learning algorithms a plus 
- Significant experience with cloud services and PaaS environments 
- Expertise with cloud technologies such as AWS and Azure 
- Familiarity with Linux OS is required 
- Demonstrated ability to create, lead and execute performance test plans 
- Skilled people manager with experience leading and growing a high-performing team 
- Continuously looking for improvements through spotting opportunities and seeking others’ points of view

Bigstream welcomes people from diverse backgrounds and perspectives in all functions of the business.