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Principal Cloud Release Engineer

Job Category: Engineering & Cloud
Location: US - Massachusetts - Cambridge

Meet Our Team:

We are looking for individuals who will help us to drive this growth by building highly scalable cutting-edge Cloud Services. If you feel like you want to be a part of this challenge, please let us know!

Picture Yourself at Pega:

​​We are looking for a highly engaged, technically strong and collaborative individual with a positive attitude who wants to help us with achieving our goal - being the "Top 1" CRM SaaS company in the world! Our Pega Cloud team is distributed globally with three major technology centers in the US, in the EU and in India.​ 

What You'll Do at Pega:

Contribute to the development of a continuous pipeline and/or continuous deployment using Jenkins, Bitbucket, git repositories, artifactory, and other tools. Lead Sprint to completion and coordinate code reviews. Work with Product Owners, Release Managers and other stakeholders to develop & co-ordinate end-to-end build & release automation. Understand test coverage and develop ways to ensure that quality gates are passed. Identify ways to improve overall build execution and process. Create Dashboards that make our CICD processes transparent. Continually refine and document practices for source control, continuous integration, automated testing, and release management. Participate in evaluating third-party tools, practices, and technologies that could be leveraged in Pega Cloud Release Engineering. Suggest improvements in Release Engineering processes and mentor more junior colleagues. 

What You've Accomplished:

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Telecommunication Systems Management or related field and 7 years of experience in any job title/occupation/position involving designing/implementing CI/CD pipelines and release automation for enterprise software.
  • Experience specified must include 5 years with designing build and release pipeline, leveraging Cloud-native patterns and frameworks; and troubleshooting and debugging skills.
  • Experience specified must include 3 years with Golang, Python, Bash or Groovy scripting; Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure or GCP); Linux, builds, and CI/CD tools (Linux, Maven, and Git repos); Jenkins or equivalent; 2 years with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Experience must include 1 year with full software development lifecycle, including software configuration management practices; and Infrastructure as a Code (Helm, Terraform or Cloudformation).
  • Telecommuting permitted up to 3 days a week.  


Pegasystems Inc. 
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: 19503

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.

We encourage candidates of all backgrounds and skillsets to consider opportunities at Pega. At Pega, we focus on the skills needed to be successful and we know that our employees can thrive even if they don't possess a traditional background. If you like the sound of this role, but are not sure if you are the right person, please consider applying. We would love to hear from you!

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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