Performance Engineer

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Tricia Creswick

tricia.creswick@gmail.com | (736) 980-1262 | Omaha, NE

Summary


I am a Performance Engineer with over 5 years experience. I have worked in various industries and have gained valuable knowledge in performance engineering. My skills include load testing, capacity planning, bottleneck analysis and tuning, among others. I am also familiar with multiple programming languages and tools used for performance measurement and optimization. In addition to my technical skills, I possess excellent problem solving abilities which makes me an asset to any organization

Experience


Lead Performance Engineer at Boeing, NEMar 2022 - Present

  • Led performance engineering team of 4 in analyzing and improving application response time by 50%, saving the company $1M annually.
  • Developed industry-leading performance testing methodology used by top organizations worldwide.
  • Authored 3 white papers on performance engineering topics that have been downloaded over 100,000 times.
  • Spoke at 10+ conferences on various aspects of performance engineering.
  • Trained 200+ engineers in best practices for Performance Engineering.
  • Awarded "Best Paper" at International Conference on Software Engineering.

Senior Performance Engineer at Google, NEAug 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Led performance engineering team that achieved a 30% reduction in page load time for the company’s flagship website.
  • Implemented a new monitoring system that identified and fixed over 500 potential bottlenecks across the company’s web infrastructure.
  • Developed custom scripts and tools to automate various performance testing tasks, resulting in a 50% reduction in test cycle times.
  • Authored numerous white papers and blog posts on topics related to web performance optimization.
  • Presented at several conferences on the topic of web performance engineering.
  • Actively contributed to open source projects related toperformance testing and monitoring.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at University of Nebraska-LincolnSep 2013 - May 2017

I have learned various programming languages, software development methodologies, and how to use different software development tools.

Skills


  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • C++
  • Python
  • Node.js

Lynzee Beats

lynzee.beats@gmail.com | (374) 250-8556 | Portland, ME

Summary


I am a performance engineer with over 5 years of experience in the industry. I have worked on optimizing the performance of applications and systems for my clients. My skills include load testing, capacity planning, troubleshooting, and bottleneck analysis. I have also developed custom tools to help my clients improve their application performances. In addition to this, I have also taught classes on how to optimize system performances.

Experience


Lead Performance Engineer at Maine Engineering Solutions, MEJun 2022 - Present

  • Implemented a performance monitoring system that increased the speed of identifying issues by 50%.
  • Wrote custom scripts to automate various tasks related to performance engineering, resulting in a time savings of 30% for the team.
  • Conducted load tests on new features before they were released to production, catching 3 major bugs before they impacted users.
  • Created detailed documentation on best practices for performance testing and tuning which was used as training material for new hires.
  • Presented monthly reports on application health and trends to senior management.
  • Worked with developers to optimize code and SQL queries, reducing response times by 20%.

Senior Performance Engineer at Hull Technical Solutions, MEAug 2017 - May 2022

  • Led the performance engineering team in optimizing the company’s web application, resulting in a 50% decrease in page load times.
  • Implemented a new monitoring system that identified potential performance bottlenecks before they became issues. This prevented downtime and decreased response times by 30%.
  • Conducted extensive research on various caching techniques and implemented an efficient cache invalidation strategy that improved application performance by 40%.
  • Created detailed performance reports for senior management which outlined areas of improvement and provided recommendations for further optimization. These reports led to increased investment in Performance Engineering, which resulted in tangible improvements across the board.
  • 5 yrs exp).
  • Wrote custom scripts to automate common tasks related to Performance Engineering, saving the team hundreds of hours each year. Scripts included features such as automatically generating graphs from log files and identifying slow SQL queries based on transaction data. • Actively participated in code reviews with developers to provide feedback on how proposed changes could impact application performance.

Education


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science at University of MaineSep 2012 - May 2017

I have learned how to develop software, how to design algorithms, how to analyze data, and how to use computers to solve complex problems.

Skills


  • Performance analysis
  • Capacity planning
  • Performance testing
  • Load testing
  • Stress testing
  • Benchmarking