Workday

Software Engineer, Performance Engineering

Workday

April 13, 2021


Do what you love. Love what you do.

At Workday, we help the world’s largest organizations adapt to what’s next by bringing finance, HR, and planning into a single enterprise cloud. We work hard, and we’re serious about what we do. But we like to have fun, too. We put people first, celebrate diversity, drive innovation, and do good in the communities where we live and work.
Job Description
Our Team
Workday Adaptive Planning, Tools team takes pride in building the best in class tools and automation framework in performance engineering to keep our product highly scalable.
Our Mission
Give our customers full control to plan their business the way they envision it. Providing financial data from a macro level to a fully interconnected financial model.
The Role
We are looking for a seasoned performance engineer proficient with building tools and working cross functionally.
Required Skills
5+ years of software Engineering experience, at least 2 years in performance Engineering.
Experience in deep performance analysis.
Proficient in programming languages like Java, Python, shell, javascript. Java is preferred.
Hands on experience in sophisticated tool development to analyze Performance issues.
Design and develop scripts to surface regression performance issues.
Proven ability to balance multiple priorities and communicate across organizational boundaries
Great team player
Knowledge BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related field preferred
MS in Computer Science, Engineering a plus
Preferred Skills
Experience in building a SaaS product
Working knowledge of SQL or React preferred
Passion for software development and customer satisfaction
Attention to detail and deep understanding of engineering best practices
Experience with Agile development process