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I need help. No, that's not a comment on my state of mind. I need two Java performance engineers to work with me. This is a great opportunity to work in Java performance at a top tier global investment bank on a contract basis (initial 6 month contract, market rates), in a fun environment with challenging tasks. One opening is in London (in the city), the other in Stamford, Connecticut (about 40 mins commute from NY). The project is a live complex trading system with many different types of Java processes and tight time contraints. Part of the role involves troubleshooting - apart from the standard issue that performance bugs can be difficult to track down, the system strains the JVM and has a tendency to expose JVM bugs and the performance team are usually best placed to identify these.

Ideally you will have used a Java profiler; had experience of tuning code; and of tuning a JVM; monitored a JVM at the Java level and at the OS level on Windows and Unix; and know your way around thread stack traces in a highly concurrent environment (you'll have seen and diagnosed deadlocks, livelocks/wait leaks, other concurrency issues); understand JDBC/SQL profiling; and had some capacity management experience. (Of course, I don't expect ideal, good enough is fine.)

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Javva the Hutt is back, telling us all about what he was doing while he was away. For those of you who don't know Javva, or want a reminder, we've added a page for you to access all his old columns here. Now read on for our other news, this months selected articles (don't miss these, every one is a gem), tools, and of course our many new extracted performance tips

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