Sabre Senior Performance Analyst in Krakow, Poland

Req ID: 452

Job Family: Research and Development

What happens when you combine technology with travel? Sabre! Did you know that cutting-edge technology is used at Sabre by more than 1 billion people around the globe? Did you know that Sabre processes approximately 85,000 transactions per second for the largest industry in the world - travel and tourism? Now that we have your attention, Sabre is an innovative technology company that leads the travel industry by helping our customers (and employees) succeed. We are looking for forward-thinking, creative people who take ownership of results and make things happen. If this sounds like you, consider joining our team.

Job Description

Senior Performance Analyst

We offer you an opportunity to join the Sabre Capacity Management team. Capacity Management has responsibility for analyzing and optimizing the IT infrastructure consumed by Sabre’s mission critical systems. The Capacity Management Team has an exciting opportunity for a creative and experienced IT Performance Analyst in Kraków, Poland. The Performance Analyst position is a pivotal role in the organization with responsibility for performance, reliability and capacity engineering Sabre’s most mission critical systems. IT Performance Analyst position will provide the candidate with the opportunity to work with a variety of people at all levels both technical and managerial across the enterprise.

The candidate must demonstrate strong problem solving and communication skills, and be prepared to be a knowledgeable performance analyst on multiple initiatives of diverse scope. You will need to have a good understanding of computing systems, communications networks and cloud technologies.


  • Develop performance reports across critical distributed environments

  • Develop capacity forecasts based on historical trends and upcoming projects

  • Analyze and model computing environments to generate capacity recommendations and plans

  • Define meaningful metrics and processes for scaling and sizing capacity demands

  • Ensure requirements for reliability and availability are met in capacity sizing and planning

  • Evaluate key business projects for associated capacity and performance drivers in order to anticipate and plan appropriate infrastructure

Job Requirements

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of operating system performance metrics and principles, especially for LINUX/UNIX

  • Working knowledge of cloud computing, virtualization and distributed computing systems

  • Experience using SQL and business intelligence tools

  • Proficient in data analysis and problem solving and understanding of statistics and proficiency in mathematical analyses

  • Exceptional verbal and written English communication

Additional assets:

  • Knowledge of Amazon Web Services, especially EC2, S3, VPC, Route 53

  • Capacity management experience in a large distributed computing environment

  • Knowledge or experience of BMC True Sight Capacity Optimization tools

  • Application and system performance tuning experience

  • Ability to build analytical models and forecast capacity needs

  • Experience in statistical analysis tools (Examples: Excel, Minitab, R, SAS)

  • Knowledge of Queuing Theory


  • Social benefit package - VIP Medical Package, Life Insurance, Benefit System

  • Salary tax deduction due to creative work

  • Wide range of training and technical certification reimbursement

  • Comfortable office location and modern office space

  • Free of charge Parking lot for Employees

  • Attractive referral bonus

We will give careful consideration to your application and review your details against the position criteria. You will receive separate notification as we progress your application. Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will proceed in the selection process. To learn more about the people and culture at Sabre, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn

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