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Senior Principal Cloud Development Engineer

Job Category: Professional Services
Location: US - Massachusetts - Remote

Meet Our Team:

​​​​Pegasystems is seeking a talented Senior Principal Cloud Development Engineer to join our Cloud Development team.  The primary focus is to design, maintain and enable other Cloud Engineering Staff in the  of the creation of systems and policies used to build, smoke test, and publish software developed by the Cloud Engineering staff.   From development to customer, Release Engineering ensures all software is constructed and released in a streamlined manner.  The ideal candidate is an inventive, self-motivated team player who can drive issues and projects to a closure in a fast paced, globally distributed, enterprise software engineering environment.​ 

The Senior Principal Cloud Development Engineer is a thought leader who combines energy, creativity and drive with a deep understanding of best-in-class industry practices to evolve our infrastructure services in AWS. In addition, he or she provides technical leadership, guidance, and coaching of fellow engineers. 

Engineers at Pega work in a fast paced environment to respond to business drivers and customer needs. Working with an established enterprise codebase, the Principal Software Engineer is routinely involved in design and development with a key focus on distributed/cloud computing, concurrency and performance.​​ 

What You'll Do at Pega:

  • Provide Technical Thought Leadership within our Pega Cloud Development team.
  • Assist and provide analysis of Pega build failures.
  • Identify common trends and underlying areas for improvement and performance.
  • Maintain and continuously improve Pega’s build automation, with a focus on speed, scalability, and efficiency.
  • Create Dashboards that make our CICD processes transparent.
  • Participate in the continual refinement of Pega’s best practices for source control, continuous integration, automated testing, and release management.
  • Refine, document, communicate and enforce Pega processes to ensure a consistent and well managed software release process.

Who You Are:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Software Engineering or related field and 10 years of experience in Software Development, including 5 years Release Engineering and CICD experience.
  • Experience specified must include 10 years with all phases of software development using scripting language (Python and Shell) or programming language (GO, Java, and C++).
  • Experience specified must include 6 years with AWS or Cloud related tools.
  • Experience specified must include 5 years with: Cloud offering; Linux; troubleshooting Docker or Tomcat applications; source control system administration (SVN, Bitbucket or GIT); microservices; and continuous integration tools (Maven, Jenkins, Sonar or jUnit).
  • Experience specified must also include 4 years with container orchestration (Kubernetes).
  • May live anywhere in the US.
  • Telecommuting permitted.

Work Location:

1 Main Street Cambridge MA, 02142

Pega Offers You:

  • Gartner Analyst acclaimed technology leadership across our categories of products
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities
  • An innovative, inclusive, agile, flexible, and fun work environment
  • Competitive global benefits program inclusive ofpay + bonus incentive, employee equity in the company
Job ID: 19045

Inclusion and Diversity – Inclusive is one of our values at Pega. Pegasystems is committed to inclusion and diversity and strives to foster a fair and inclusive environment for all. We believe Pega can achieve more when we create a culture that inspires each of us to fully contribute each and every day. We encourage diverse thinking and collaboration for better outcomes for all. Learn more about our inclusive culture.

As an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, Pegasystems will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran or disability status, or any other category protected by law.

Accommodations – If you require reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (US only) or comparable regional regulations in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please contact us here.

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