Senior Systems Scalability Engineer

AppDynamics, Atlassian Products, AWS, Database Systems and Performance, High Performance Storage Subsystems, Logic Monitor, MS Excel, SaaS, Scripting, Solarwinds, Splunk, SQL, SQL Profiling
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Vestmark is looking to add a Senior Systems Engineer to our growing System Performance and Scalability team. In this role, you will provide hands on experience resolving system performance and scale related issues and serve as the main technical contact for system scalability. You will partner with all departments in the company including software development, systems engineering, and client delivery to ensure that our platform is meeting the scalability requirements of our clients. You will coordinate a scalability analysis effort to ensure that current system scalability challenges are identified, analyzed, and ultimately mitigated by the organization.


  • Diagnose application and system performance issues across the stack (hardware, network, applications, database, storage)
  • Use tools such as Splunk, AppDynamics, Solar Winds DPA, and Logic Monitor to analyze system performance and identify potential improvements
  • Develop a capacity planning process to periodically review system growth forecasts, and ensure we are properly planning and budgeting to meet those needs
  • Develop system sizing tools to assist in the provisioning of new systems that meet customer expectations for scalability and performance
  • Develop and continuously improve best practices around system performance to make sure Vestmark's products meet our client SLAs

Minimum Qualifications (Requirements): 

  • 10+ years related technical experience especially in system performance, data analysis, scalable systems
  • 5+ years of work experience with database systems and database performance (e.g. Replication, Clustering, SQL Profiling, Index Management)
  • Minimum 2 years experience working in a large-scale SaaS company
  • Hands-on data analytics using tools such as Splunk, SQL, and MS Excel to analyze system performance
  • Hands-on experience using performance tools like AppDynamics, Solarwinds, Logic Monitor

Preferred Qualifications (Nice to Have): 

  • Significant work experience with Atlassian products (JIRA, Wiki etc)
  • Working knowledge of AWS
  • Scripting experience (e.g. Powershell, Perl etc.)
  • Understanding of high-performance storage subsystems (e.g. HPE 3PAR, Nimble, etc.)
  • Passion for technologies and systems continuous improvement


  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in technical discipline or equivalent experience

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100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Suite 205 Wakefield, MA, 01880

Dice Id : 10121218
Position Id : 6173570
Originally Posted : 5 months ago
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