Software Engineering , IT

Performance Engineer

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Dublin City Centre
  • 41968247

PE Global is currently recruiting for a Performance Engineer for our global tech client in Dublin City. This is an initial 6-month contract hybrid role.

Design and develop solutions to improve performance and scalability, benchmarks to evaluate performance, and diagnostic tools to help identify and root cause performance issues.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Analyze product/service performance and scalability across a variety of hardware and software configurations
  • Develop sound methodologies for accurate performance comparisons
  • Understand the products in-depth to be able to identify bottlenecks in code/design/architecture
  • Root-cause performance problems and implement solutions to resolve them
  • Study workload characteristics to create a balanced suite of performance workloads
  • Develop standard benchmarks for performance measurement
  • Develop and automate performance measurement and data analysis tools
  • Develop performance diagnostics tools in the products
  • Work with customers/partners to root cause and resolve performance issues
  • Develop a Performance Test Strategy, Scripting, and perform root cause analysis.



  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or another related discipline
  • Experience in performance measurement and analysis
  • Strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem-solving skills with the ability to work in a team environment
  • Experienced in performance test tools such as (JMeter, Grinder, AWS Taurus, etc.)
  • Strong background in computer architecture and operating system internals
  • Strong programming skills (Python, C, Java, etc.)

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Paul Wheatley on 083 094 0199 or alternatively send an up-to-date CV to


***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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