Performance Architect- Java

14 June 2021


Title: Performance & Scalability Software Engineer (Java)

100% Remote

18 Month Contract

Description: JAVA EXPERIENCE REQUIRED This position is an senior in performance architect and service applications within the financial industry. They lead Performance architecture and work with consultant level developers to ensure technology-appropriate performance risk management strategies are developed and executed.


  • Linux background/experience
  • Shell scripting experience
  • Java programming experience (at least 5+ years)
  • Extensive understanding of performance best practices and metrics
  • Experience with troubleshooting/diagnosing JVM issues (e.g. thread dumps, garbage collection and memory management)
  • Experience developing on multi-threaded, transactional systems
  • Experience with messaging
  • DevOps experience
  • SQL skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving/decision making skills
  • Must be very detail oriented
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team setting as well as independently with minimal error and guidance
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively across teams and departments
  • Ability to draft a plan, socialize for feedback/new input, establish a roadmap & execute providing updates to stakeholders on an established cadence


  • Monitor and support production systems that support the TOS Mobile product
  • Learn/understand production performance behavior and develop scenarios to simulate the behavior in performance test runs
  • Work with the Performance QA team on test runs to stress the capabilities of the system and identify bottlenecks
  • Develop an understanding of mobile context and architecture to identify unique solutions to provide the best client experience in a scalable way
  • Understand the role of hardware in both production and performance environments and help manage those environments
  • Address both client and server side performance
  • Provide solutions for production side monitoring
  • Establish a performance & scalability roadmap, execute & communicate updates to stakeholders.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract

Pay: $70.00 - $75.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift


  • Java: 5 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote

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