Principal Software Engineer - Iot Cloud Infrastructure

3+ months agoBurlington, MA

We're looking for a Principal Software Engineer - IoT Cloud Infrastructure to join our IoT Cloud Infrastructure Team in Burlington, MA (currently remote until July 2021).

Working for Signify means being creative and adaptive. Our culture of continuous learning and commitment to diversity and inclusion creates an environment that allows you to build your skills and career. Together, we're transforming our industry.

As the world leader in lighting, we're constantly ahead of the curve. Through our leadership in connected lighting and the Internet of Things, we're breaking new grounds in data analytics, AI, and smart homes, offices, cities and more!

Signify is one of the few companies in the world to achieve carbon neutrality and our next sustainability goals are even bolder: doubling our positive impact on the environment and society by 2025.

As a Principal Software Engineer - IoT Cloud Infrastructure, you'll be responsible for developing innovative distributed cloud-based services that developers and customers love to use!

We're on the lookout for forward-thinking innovators with a passion for sustainability. If you match this description, get in touch!

What you'll do

  • Be responsible for the design, operation, and implementation of a diverse set of features, processes, paradigms and technologies that enable the creation of the Signify IoT Platform.
  • Contribute to architectural definition, technology evaluation and selection, and best practices to enable IoT Platform engineering teams to build, debug, test, release, manage, and secure the IoT Platform's modern, Microservices-based cloud infrastructure.
  • Define common frameworks and software libraries, in various programming languages, that support the creation of efficient, scalable, and highly available Microservice-based architectures.
  • Support diagnostics, troubleshooting and operation of the cloud-based IoT Platform system; identify areas for continuous improvement with emphasis on quality, performance, and security.
  • Work closely with architects, technical product managers, and other team members to translate overall system architecture and product requirements into well-designed, implemented, and tested software solutions.
  • Promote the adoption of best-in-class software engineering practices, frameworks, and tools; provide guidance and feedback to other software developers.
Your qualifications
  • BS in Computer Science, or related Engineering (MS degree is desirable) and 8+ years of software engineering experience developing cloud-based services (SaaS) and platforms (PaaS)
  • 3+ years of experience applying modern agile software development practices
  • Experience designing & implementing cloud-based (micro)services in either AWS (highly preferred), Google Cloud Platform or Microsoft Azure
  • Strong understanding of distributed systems, designing for scalability, performance, and availability
  • Experience establishing non-functional best-practices and deploying supporting technologies for improving platform security (including audit) and reliability (latency, availability, scalability); knowledge of distributed network architectures and network security
  • Proficient in programming languages: Java, Python; knowledge of Golang or JavaScript (NodeJS) desirable
What you'll get in return...

We're offering multiple opportunities for career development, like mentoring, coaching and stretch assignments, with strong international exposure for dynamic profiles. Learning is fundamental to our culture. Through continuous learning, we are transforming the industry. You have the chance to learn every day, acquire new skills and perspectives through customized online programs, and on-the-job experiences.

See#SignifyLifethrough the eyes of our employees!

Who we are
Signify is the world leader in lighting. We provide professional customers and consumers with quality, energy-efficient LED lighting. And our lights, when connected, bring data to devices, apps and people - redefining what light can do and how you use it. Today, our innovations, such as LiFi - internet connectivity through light - and UV-C, solar and horticultural lighting, contribute to a safer, smarter, more sustainable world.

We're operating in 74 countries with 32,000 people worldwide.


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