cloud engineer sr



Job Description At Starbucks, our mission is to inspire and nurture the human spirit one person, one cup, and one neighborhood at a time. Starbucks Technologists work to achieve this mission through the use of cutting-edge technology delivered to our partners, customers, stores, roasters, and global communities.

This job contributes to Starbucks success by delivering high-quality, reliable, and stable technologies and security capabilities in support of the Starbucks Engineering Platform. This position is accountable for the implementation, installation, configuration, monitoring, analysis, maintenance, and technical support of the platform. In addition, models and acts in accordance with Starbucks guiding principles.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

  • Implement a wide variety of features across Azure cloud technologies: Azure Functions, Sql DB, Blob Storage, Key Vault, Service Bus, Event Hub
  • Engineer build and release processes using BICEP and Terraform on Azure
  • Solid understanding of cloud design patterns
  • Support the development team and perform activities to resolve developer issues in a timely and accurate fashion.
  • Ensures infrastructure architectural solutions are stable, secure, compliant, and documented, in accordance with Company standards and practices.
  • Implements all technologies in accordance with Information Security’s guiding principles for highly sensitive data.
  • Provide high-availability operational support and automate solutions across the environment.
  • Implements deep telemetry capabilities to provide ongoing success and performance metrics.
  • Implements service monitoring across all platforms to ensure continuous availability and operational continuity of critical systems.
  • Upholds company policies, and legal/regulatory requirements, such as PCI.
  • Implements and maintains system configurations and baselines to support secure application development software control best practices and standards.
  • Communicates highly complex ideas and concepts to non-technical peers and customers.
  • Ability to establish cross-functional, collaborative relationships with business and technology partners.

Basic Qualifications

Education (minimum education level, degree, or certification necessary):

  • 7-9 years of professional industry experience with software development
  • 5+ years of experience in the following languages: C#
  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or related field

Preferred Qualifications

Skills (minimum skills required):

  • 5+ years of experience with large-scale distributed systems and client-server architectures
  • 3+ years of experience with Microservices, Service Bus Technology, Terraform, BICEP, New Relic, Azure pipelines, Jenkins CI/CD Pipelines, Apigee
  • Demonstrated ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.
  • Interest in designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.
  • Proven ability to translate insights into business recommendations.
  • Knowledge in application development and supporting a development environment.
  • Experience with Cloud Computing, specifically Microsoft Azure
  • Demonstrated experience implementing and managing high capacity, redundant, and mission critical environments.
  • Demonstrated ability in learning new technologies and adapting as technology evolves.
  • Knowledge in databases and comfortable with various databases technologies
  • Years of experience in specific field or utilizing designated skills (minimum needed to be qualified): 5+ years

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

We are committed to creating a diverse and welcoming workplace that includes partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We believe that enables us to better meet our mission and values while serving customers throughout our global communities. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with all federal state and local ordinances. Starbucks Corporation is committed to offering reasonable accommodations to job applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at .

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