Cloud Native Microservices Software Engineer

    • Detroit, MI
Are you a forward thinking "technologist"? Looking to develop microservices on business impacting applications? Want to be apart of an energetic and talented team of engineers working on interesting products? Then continue reading!
Who we are:
Dynatrace is software intelligence for the enterprise cloud! We have reinvented cloud and application performance monitoring to a full scale with end-to-end visibility of every user, across every application, anywhere in the digital ecosystem. The Dynatrace platform is easy, automatic, AI powered monitoring! Go beyond the standard, try our demo!
What you will be a part of:
The Detroit office is the epicenter for Dynatrace Customer Services. The R&D team in Detroit focuses on “Digital Business”. Digital Business is a combination of platforms, tools and services to deliver an unrivaled, world-class customer lifecycle experience. The software services developed in Digital Business range from the Dynatrace product administration portal, to customer intelligence tools, to various communication and support functions. With these digital services we get deep insights into the customer journey enabling us to offer proactive support and services, identify new business opportunities, drive operational excellence and ultimately ensure customer success. The R&D team focuses on a BizDevOps (Business, Development, Operations) approach to software development that encourages developers, operations staff and business teams to work together so the organization can develop software more quickly, be more responsive to user demand and ultimately maximize revenue.
Why work at Dynatrace:
Dynatrace provides you with continuous growth opportunities in an environment catered towards learning, creativity and innovation. We pride ourselves on working hard and having fun! With a flat hierarchy mindset, you are enabled to voice your opinions, take ownership, and drive your own success. You will get to work in the heart of Detroit, the next “tech-hub” of the US where you are provided with easy access parking to Ford Field. We have an open, casual office with a heavy sense of community, collaboration and fun. A few perks of our office and Dynatrace can be seen below and check out Dynatrace Life on Twitter and Instagram.
The Role:
The Digital Business development team in Detroit is at a turning point. Currently we are using Java 8, monolithic distributed architectures, and we are looking to make a change for the future. We are in the midst of changing the technologies used, driving true microservices architecture, using the right technologies for the right purpose while automating/stabilizing our cloud infrastructure and deployments. We are looking to move into modern full stack web architecture and development practice including using NodeJS, Angular, Kubernetes and more. As a Cloud Native Microservices Engineer, you will be a key driver on our core Digital Business platform. You will own the end-to-end microservices development, container deployment and continuous improvement on the platform. Be a key decider in which technologies to use while considering the scalablity and capability of that technology's use case. This platform is designed to provide a quick and unique customer experience on the Dynatrace platform for back-office management, user and account management, customer intelligence and more.


  • 2+ years of experience designing and building complex JavaScript web based software systems using new-age design patterns
  • Demonstrable Full Stack development experience with Node.JS & Angular in a cloud environment
  • Knowledge of multiple modern computer languages and frameworks with an understanding of using the right technology for the right purpose
  • Proven ownership over building an application end to end including front end, back end, database and infrastructure
  • Experience in implementing secure AWS-based applications or similar Cloud platforms
  • 2+ years' experience with software containers including Kubernetes or similar SaaS based micro-service software architecture
  • Experience with global development teams working on the same platform
  • Experience with writing testable code and driven by best practices
  • Agile development process knowledge/experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

What will make you stand out:

  • Automation evangelist
  • "Technologist" mindset, using the right technologies for the right reasons
  • DevBizNoOps mindset, focused on driving business results through a NoOps software development methodology
  • Enjoy being creative and show a high-energy with a passion for winning
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Convinced that continuous delivery needs continuous feedback
  • GitHub “Influencer”

Perks and Benefits:

  • Great Medical Benefits including Health, Vision and Dental
  • Awesome Work/Life balance with a generous PTO/Holiday package
  • Provided with excellent hardware/software for you to be successful
  • Barista-Quality coffees and teas provided
  • Fresh fruit provided on Wednesdays
  • Free snacks to keep you energized
  • Subsidized drinks including sodas and energy drinks
  • Continued education assistance and more

Dynatrace provides software intelligence to simplify enterprise cloud complexity and accelerate digital transformation. With AI and complete automation, our all-in-one platform provides answers, not just data, about the performance of applications, the underlying infrastructure and the experience of all users. That’s why many of the world’s largest enterprises trust Dynatrace to modernize and automate enterprise cloud operations, release better software faster, and deliver unrivaled digital experiences.
We offer competitive compensation, company-sponsored premium benefits, medical, dental, vacation/holidays, company matching 401(k) Plan, etc. Dynatrace is an equal opportunity employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. We consider all qualified applicants of diverse background and hire without regard to race, color, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, physical abilities, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  If your disability makes it difficult for you to use this site, please contact Dynatrace participates in E-Verify, participant information in English and Spanish. Right to work information in English and Spanish. EEO is the Law/EEO is the Law Supplement.

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