Performance Engineer

Location: London, England, United Kingdom
Salary: £500 - £550 per day +
Sectors: Banking IT
Job Type: Contract
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Performance Engineer / Financial Services / Contract / London (remote) / £645 Umbrella

My client within financial services is looking for an experienced performance engineer to join their expanding team based in central London.

This role will be working on a greenfield derivatives trading platform being built, and they need someone who can tune to operating system and monitor the performance.

Skill set required;

  • Failover and resilience testing on active-standby systems
  • Experience with monitoring and analysis of Linux system resource usage (CPU, memory, network, threads) using tools available on standard Linux installation
  • Experience in performance, failover and operational acceptance testing
  • Has some understanding of kernel/hardware performance tuning
  • Should be able to build tools/scripts for analysing logs and results
  • Low latency experience

This is a 6 month initial contract on a PAYE basis. The total rate to the umbrella company is £645 per day. The offices are in the City of London but will be remote for the foreseeable future.

Performance Engineer / Financial Services / Contract / London (remote) / £645 Umbrella

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