Senior Performance DevOps Engineer

California - Pleasanton

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At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries. Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives. Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.
The Role
The Vault Engineering Team is looking for experienced DevOps engineers with a passion for automation. You will build and maintain a framework for automated performance testing.  This is an opportunity to build a new automation framework using multiple technologies including Jenkins, AWS, Ansible, Python, ELK and more.    

What You'll Do

  • Build out our continuous integration performance testing infrastructure.  This will leverage JMeter scripts written by our performance engineers.
  • Create a self-service performance testing platform for developers.
  • Establish libraries of AMIs and EBS snapshots for performance testing.
  • Rebuild and scale out our POC ELK system.
  • Integrate testing results from the performance infrastructure you are creating with our ELK stack to allow for reporting and analytics.
  • Automate analysis of response times to identify potential performance problems.
  • Implement auto-filing of JIRA issues when success criteria are not met.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
  • 5+ years experience in a DevOps role working with Jenkins pipelines
  • Skilled with scripting tools such as Groovy, Python and bash
  • History of building AWS systems with Ansible
  • Experience building Kibana visualizations
  • Willingness to roll up your sleeves and work hard (and have fun) in a fast-moving startup environment
  • Good communication skills
  • Local to the San Francisco Bay Area or Greater Toronto Metropolitan Area

Nice to Have

  • Experience integrating JMeter scripts with Jenkins
  • Accomplished developer of data analysis tools with Python
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.
Job tags: Ansible AWS Bash ELK Jira Python Vault