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Cloud Architect - Lead Engineer

Jobot Canonsburg, PA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Cloud Architect - Lead Engineer

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Reed Huntsman
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A bit about us:

We are a global leader in engineering simulation. We empower the world’s most innovative companies to deliver transformational products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software solutions, we help our customers solve the most complex design challenges and engineer products limited only by imagination.

Why join us?

Together, we fuel new ideas, build relationships and help each other realize our greatest potentials. Our professional purpose comes from doing what we love. We are proud to have been recognized for the following awards: Bay Area Best Places to Work, a Pillar World Awards Gold Winner, Fast Company Best Places to Work for Innovators, a Gold Stevie Award for Great Employers, the FORTUNE Future 50, a DCA Silver Winner, an R&D100 Finalist, a 20% by 2020 Women on Boards winner, a 2020 Pittsburgh Tech 50 – finalist, and America’s Most Responsible Companies.

Job Details

The Lead R&D Engineer - Cloud Architect leads the design and development of software products and supporting systems. In this role, the Lead R&D Engineer will use expertise to develop strategic plans, refine requirements and provide technical leadership in achieving development objectives. The Lead R&D Engineer works with a dynamic team dedicated to the design, development, and maintenance of the next generation Simulation Process Data Management software. The focus of this role will revolve around development of our Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) product offering.

Bachelors' degree in Computer Science, or related field with 8 years’ experience, MS with 6 years experience, or PhD with 4 years experience
Significant commercial experience with designing/developing software to use REST, microservice architecture, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Azure (Cloud Platform) Platform-as-a-Service, domain driven design, SW engineering principles and design patterns.
Proven track record of crafting robust and efficient code

Excellent technical knowledge and commercial experience with multiple programming languages (at least one object-oriented language and any experience in scripting languages like Python or JavaScript a plus), strong understanding and experience working with Linux containers leveraging technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes, experience with multiple database technologies such as NoSQL (graph or document preferred over relational), designing/developing metadata-driven enterprise applications a plus, and UI/UX development work for both web and mobile platforms. (HTML/CSS)
Experience leading projects and delivering high-quality products in a large-scale commercial software development environment
Ability to translate business needs into development plans
Ability to overcome obstacles and drive projects to completion
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work collaboratively across teams and geographies, and to mentor junior developers


Leads planning, architecture, or research at a project level
Coordinates product design and development activities requiring extensive analysis in areas such as user experience, software design and solver research. Acts as a technical reference within a group or product
Develops and employs best practices and maintains them through technical reviews and mentoring
Performs complex bug verification, release testing and beta support across multiple products. Researches problems discovered by QA or product support and develops solutions, collaborating with the QA/support team
Researches and understands the marketing requirements for products, including target environment, performance criteria and competitive issues. May work with strategic customers or proxies to assess needs and develop solutions
Operates without direct supervision and may function as a team leader, project manager, or software architect
May be responsible for line management of a small technical team but primary duties are of an individual technical nature

*Due to the federally mandated COVID-19 vaccination requirement impacting federal contractors, we are requiring employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Tuesday Jan. 4, regardless of work location.

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