Lead Software Development Engineer (SRE/ DevOps)

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Job Title

Lead Software Development Engineer (SRE/ DevOps)

As a member of the Service Reliability Engineering Chapter you will expect to be a Full Stack Engineer who applies software engineering practices and tools to automate the lifecycle of service environment instances and the continuous delivery (CD) pipelines that effect changes to those environments.

You will drive a culture of agility and continuous improvement, leveraging the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) for product development and release management as part of integrated program teams.

This is a career opportunity to be a visionary and leader in providing leadership for a global payments leader and one of the most well-known brands in the world. Passion, rigor, and drive are required. This is a high-touch internal customer-facing opportunity with exposure to both business and technical delivery teams.


Develops and maintains CI/CD pipelines and release automation workflows
Contributes to enterprise shared components for CI/CD and release automation
Manages Environments
Acts as Configuration Item (CI) librarian for the service environments
Documents service and environment dependencies
Tracks, communicates, escalates and manages security vulnerabilities
Functions as the PaaS Org Manager and Space Manager for a Squad and/or Program Group
Manages environment related enterprise access roles and entitlements and ensure necessary/allowed access for all squad members
Makes enhancements to existing buildpacks and builds new buildpacks for the platform. Ÿ
Manages Releases and Changes
Oversees release operations owned by the Squad in the spirit of "you build it, you run it!"
Applies zero downtime release strategies such as canary and blue-green deployments
Manages change windows to extent necessary
Briefs Squad members on upcoming major change activity that may impact service environments owned by the Squad
Represents the Squad at change management meetings where overall environment changes or changes to owned services have a broader impact
Works with Squad members to ensure sufficient internal documentation on managing, operating and supporting CD pipelines and service environments is complete and kept up-to-date
Collaborates with Stakeholders (Full Stack Engineering, Service Reliability Engineering (SRE), Architects, Product Owners, Scrum Masters)
Contributes to Systems Environment Engineering Practices
Contributes best practices and insight to internal Systems Environment Engineering communities of practice

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact reasonable.accommodation@mastercard.com and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

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