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Performance Engineer Cloud AWS Featured Urgent

Marlborough, Massachusetts
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Performance Engineer - Cloud AWS
Marlborough MA
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ViaSat is on a mission to be the worlds first global ISP. From Denali to Uluru JetBlue 190 to Air Force One and everywhere in between our technology delivers Internet access no matter where lifes journeys take you. Were shaping the future of global connectivity and we want your help!
As a member of the Cloud Engineering team youll be on the front lines of ViaSats move to the cloud. Our team builds the Platform a suite of bedrock network and security services that every group at ViaSat uses to build and protect their products. We also serve as advisors for other engineering teams helping them make better use of cloud technologies and practices.
Our Performance Engineer role focuses primarily on our internal client groups helping them to grok application performance and architecture within public cloud environments. Your chief job is to help teams improve service latency and availability while ensuring we dont break the bank in the process. Helping analyze call stacks to increase connection counts by an order of magnitude? Easy. Replacing cron jobs with scheduled Lambdas? Check. Knowing you just saved enough money to hire another Performance Engineer? OK not exactly priceless but youre catching our drift.
This position is location-agnostic; you can work from any of our offices or from home as long as you reside within the United States.
We are looking for a candidate who is:
+ proficient with multiple programming languages so you can understand the various codebases of our client teams
+ highly experienced with public cloud platforms such as AWS GCP or Azure with AWS experience being mandatory for this position
+ comfortable working with multiple teams and individuals to achieve your objectives
+ capable of create financial impact reports for their projects
+ an engineering graduate with a degree in computer science or equivalent experience
+ able to travel up to ten weeks a year
Once you have submitted your profile please ensure you regularly sign in via the online portal to check for regular updates on the status of your application.
ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.

ViaSat is in the business to connect the world. As a global broadband services and technology company, we are connecting international communities to the internet by offering residential internet service; enabling passengers and operations crews to stream high-bandwidth media, applications, and content when traveling globally on commercial, business or government aircraft and maritime vessels; and empowering international warfighters on the front lines of battle with real-time, secure internet-based intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for high-requirement missions. We deliver and protect information – when and where it is needed most with our trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.

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