UBS Financial Services EUS Platform Performance Engineer in Weehawken, New Jersey

Your role:

Do you want to define the way our infrastructure operates? We are looking for experienced and motivated engineer, with in-depth knowledge of Windows Operating System complemented by troubleshooting skills, who can work autonomously on assigned tasks and can help us:

  • understand and analyze mission-critical business and core applications, and how they function and interact in today's complex virtualized IT environment

  • understand end to end complex applications used by large financial organizations and the performance impact on the virtual windows operating environment

  • to serve as the gate keepers for critical applications that are being packaged for deployment into the virtualized windows platform at UBS

  • conduct comprehensive analysis/troubleshooting of Windows base applications in effort to assess its efficiency in utilizing Operating System resources.

  • Interpret test results and identify root cause of discovered issues.

  • cooperate with application developers, vendors during applications performance troubleshooting.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You'll be working in the Performance Engineering team in Weehawken, NJ. Their goal is to implement a review process for all applications being deployed to UBS's virtual platform and ensuring only suitable apps get introduced into the environment. The Performance Engineering team will work closely with the Platform Engineering teams, Application Owners across the firm and Product Vendors (as needed) collecting and analyzing data ultimately providing highly detailed reports that will allow product owners to remediate applications accordingly.

Your experience and skills:

*Your experience and skills You have

  • 10+ experience in advanced troubleshooting and performance testing of Windows OS and Windows based applications – Performance testing refers to analysis of OS resources utilization by tested product and responsiveness from an End User perspective.

  • working knowledge of following tools: Perfmon, Sysinternals Suite (Process Monitor, Process Explorer), Windows Performance Analyzer/xPerf.

  • familiarity with Splunk, SysTrack, App Dynamics, DynaTrace or Fiddler is a strong plus.

  • experience with the automation of application testing (eg. Login VSI, AppsWatch, HP Load Runner, or similar)

  • experience and understanding in MSI, AppV and Citrix.

  • experience in scripting languages (eg. Powershell, Python, Perl, Shell Scripting).

  • assess product responsiveness as it is seen from End User perspective)

  • BS or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, or similar preferred.

You are:

  • familiar with Windows Operating System performance counters in reference to Memory, CPU, DISK, Threads, Handles etc.

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Job Reference #: 157226BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: EUS Platform Performance Engineer

City: Weehawken

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - New Jersey

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)