1+ months

Performance Engineering Manager

Denver, CO 80238

ARE YOU READY to step up to the New and take your technology expertise to the nextlevel?

Do you have a passion for using new
technologies to make a positive impact on business and community? Want a role
that provides you with a sense of purpose and satisfaction? Then join Accenture
Technology and build a rewarding career improving the way the world
works and lives, as you help clients shift to the New using leading-edge
technologies on some of the coolest projects you can imagine.

Thrive in our highly collaborative,
digitally-driven and innovation-led environment. Nurture your talent for
thoughtful and game changing solutions in our inclusive culture that values
diversity of ideas, experiences and backgrounds.


As a Performance Diagnostic Engineering Manager, some of your key responsibilities may include:

+ Defining the strategy for enabling performance
diagnostics and monitoring through the use of an Application Performance
Management (APM) tool, other monitoring tools, and diagnostic techniques.

+ Identifying, evaluating, and recommending monitoring
tools and diagnostic techniques relevant to the application
architecture. Assess gaps in as-is monitoring tool capabilities and
recommend tools to augment or replace.

+ Learning an application's design to assess for
performance risks and identify areas to apply past learnings

+ Instrumenting applications to enable performance
diagnostics and monitoring

+ Collaborating with Performance Engineering leads and
project team to review and refine application NFRs, SLAs, & KPIs to
create acceptance criteria and performance budgets necessary to measure,
validate, and improve performance

+ Collaborating with developers to promote the concept of
performance engineering during all phases of the SDLC to detect and
correct performance issues earlier in the lifecycle

+ Monitoring application performance during performance
tests or production usage through the use of APM and other monitoring
tools to isolate the fault domain, dive deep into application code, and
identify root cause of performance issues.

+ Utilizing static code and dynamic code analysis to
identify performance and maintenance concerns

+ Profiling application performance from end-user
perspective to inventory performance concerns and suggest tuning
opportunities across the application stack

+ Performing deep dive JVM analysis examining garbage
collection logs, heap dumps, and thread dumps as needed.

+ Documenting performance findings and recommendations

+ Interacting with client and/or Accenture development,
operations, and infrastructure resources to recommend solutions to
remediate performance issues

+ Participating in re-architecture, redesign, and
refactoring decisions to satisfy performance requirements

+ Developing dashboards and reports to provide ongoing
visibility into the performance of client applications

+ Contributing learnings and experiences to the Accenture
Performance Engineering community

*This role requires 100% travel flexibility to travel and work onsite with clients (typically Monday - Thursday


Basic Qualifications

+ Minimum of 7 years' hands-on experience with
performance tuning, diagnostic or monitoring

+ Minimum of 3 years' hands-on design / development
experience (e.g. Java, .Net, etc.)

+ Minimum of 2 years of Team Lead experience leading a team with
experience in Project Planning, Estimating or Project Management.

+ Minimum of 1-year hands-on experience performance
diagnostics tools (e.g. AppDynamics, Dynatrace, New Relic, CA APM
(previously Wily Introscope), etc.)

+ Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12
years) work experience. (If Associates Degree, must have minimum 6 years work


+ Experience delivering software designed for high
concurrency, scalability, or availability

+ Experience using Application Performance Management
(APM) tools (e.g. AppDyanmics, DynaTrace, New Relic, CA Introscope APM, HP

+ Hands-on experience collecting performance data,
analyzing, troubleshooting, and tuning

+ Hands on analysis, reverse engineering, debugging, and
profiling Java code (e.g. Eclipse Profiler, Eclipse TPTP, JProbe,
JProfiler, Yourkit, VisualVM, Valgrind, NetBeans profiler, JConsole,
JBoss Profiler, JAMon, JRocket Flight Recorder)

+ Exposure to Cloud, SaaS, and virtualization concepts
and performance concerns

+ Exposure to application threading and concurrency

+ Working knowledge of operating system design ,
processes, and threading model

+ Ability to work in other languages such as JavaScript,
Ruby, PHP, Perl, Python, Powershell, and Linux shell scripting

Professional Skill

+ Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented

+ Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a
problem-solving environment

+ Desire to work in an information systems environment

+ Excellent leadership, communication (written and
oral) and interpersonal skills


+ Competitive benefits, including a fair and balanced
parental leave policy.

+ At Accenture, we believe in bringing the best to our
clients through continuous learning & improvement from basic skills
to industry-specific content available to all our people.

+ Career coaching and mentorship to help you manage your
career and develop professionally.

+ Performance Achievement our performance management
process that focuses on your strengths, progress and career possibilities.

+ Fantastic opportunities to develop your career across a
variety of clients.

+ Opportunities to get involved in corporate citizenship
initiatives, from volunteering to doing charity work.

Applicants for employment in the US
must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require
sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and
with Accenture.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated
Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Accenture is a federal contractor and an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of
Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed,
color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran
status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information,
marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal,
state, or local law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of
conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our
service men and women.


Posted: 2019-08-02 Expires: 2019-11-13

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