• Location: USA, Texas, Houston
  • Salary: £120 - £180 per annum
  • Technology: AWS Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 15th Jul, 2019
  • Reference: nd711_1563229807
Cloud Native Engineer



Are you passionate about accelerating software delivery through the use of cloud native practices such as containers, microservices, continuous delivery, and DevOps? Are you continuously learning and sharing your experience with your team members? Do you want to have strategic influence and become a trusted advisor to clients? We are looking for a passionate and highly motivated new team member to take us to the next level!



Cloud Native Engineers are responsible for applying their expertise with architecting, building and running cloud native applications. The focus for the role will be on leading teams both internally and at our clients in the use of modern engineering tools and techniques to accelerate the delivery of their products. The Cloud Native Engineer will serve as a thought leader and engineering lead to their teams with a healthy balance of mentoring and hands-on-keyboard contribution.

* Architect and develop applications to leverage cloud native systems across various languages and frameworks including Spring Boot, Node.js, Go and Python
* Demonstrate best-practices for running containerized workloads by developing reference applications that address challenges such as configuration management, persistent storage and layer caching
* Build opinionated continuous delivery pipelines that orchestrate the build, test and deployment of containerized applications
* Provide architectural guidance on the use of container orchestration systems such as Kubernetes to enable capabilities like auto scaling, role-based access control, quotas, and policy enforcement
* Develop deployment patterns that leverage traffic shifting within a service mesh to perform canary deployments
* Mentor engineers to develop their skills and expertise in cloud native architectures
* Create case studies that document the opinions and solutions that have been implemented.

* Application development with Go, Java, Javascript and Python
* Build systems such as Jenkins or GitLab Container orchestration with Kubernetes
* Service mesh with Istio
* Infrastructure as Code with Terraform, Ansible, Chef or Puppet
* Observability through tools such as Prometheus, Elasticsearch, Grafana and Zipkin
* Community contribution to open source projects, blogging or conference speaking



* 25% travel availability
* Excellent and precise interpersonal skills (Your resume should be no more than 3 pages)
* 8+ years total software development experience
* 5+ years of work in DevOps and continuous delivery (especially into production)
* US CITIZEN OR PERMANENT RESIDENT
* CANADIAN CITIZENS for TN visas (5+ years' experience and engineering degree)



* Own, grow, coach, train, and build
* Improve people, processes, and tools through constant feedback
* Try, learn, innovate, and explore
* Become a change evangelist and a recognized leader with a vision
* Effect actual change at customers while driving highly visible effort