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Cloud Software Engineer

Cypress, California
Research & Development

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Digital Factory
Business Unit: Product Lifecycle Management-PLM
Requisition Number: 225395
Primary Location: United States-California-Cypress
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Senior level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens Digital Factory offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly-integrated hardware software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide.


Siemens PLM Software, a Plano, Texas-based business unit of the Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Manufacturing Operations

Management (MOM) software, systems and services with over nine million licensed seats and more than 77,000 customers worldwide.


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Job Description:

Position Overview

Siemens PLM Software is seeking a senior cloud solution architect for
building and supporting web-based applications, services, and systems.
Candidate must have a diverse set of skills and a forward-thinking
attitude to develop cloud platform services with a containerized
microservice-based architecture.  This role requires good interpersonal
skills for working with product owners, system engineers, and other
application developers around the globe.


As part of the NX architecture core team, the candidate also need to
design and programming complex functionality for the NX CAD product
with focus on surpassing customer expectations and achieving high
quality and on-time delivery.


Duties and Responsibilities
Design, build, and manage cloud and container environments for a
world-leading mechanical CAD product.
Sizing and capacity planning. Automate deployment of great products and
services in cloud environments.
Design and develop intelligent operation and operation platform, tools
and system.  Participate in solving the problems of capacity,
performance and stability of cloud environment.
Mentor and onboard junior developers on cloud related projects.
Contribute individually or in a team as needed to meet the requirements
of other non-cloud projects.
Design and implement architecture core services for a CAD product.
Write clean, robust and maintainable code to minimize the cost of
defects over time.
Maintain existing software code - analyze and resolve customer and
internally reported problems.
Follow Agile Software Development methodology.
Contribute in continuous integration and continuous delivery (CICD)
Adhere to best practices in coding, documentation, test automation, and

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Master Degree or above in Computer Science, Engineering or related field.
8 + years’ experience as an Infrastructure Architect/Engineer.
Experience and strong understanding of cloud platforms (AWS, Azure).
Be proficient in at leastone scripting language: Shell, PHP, Python,
Go, Perl, PowerShell.
Object-oriented programming experience using C++.
Robust knowledge and understanding of databases, such as MySql, SQL
Server, Oracle DB, NoSQL or MongoDB.
Have a goodunderstanding of modern, cloud centric architectures and
DevOps principles.
Familiar with mainstream IaaS provider services from AWS, Azure and/or
In depth understanding of networking technologies like TCP/IP, LAN/WAN,
HTTP, DNS and troubleshooting techniques.
Ability to tackle problems involving large, complex systems.
 Ability to collaborate effectively across disciplines, roles, and
geographical and time zone boundaries.
 Experience with Agile development, CICD, and Acceptance Test Driven
Development (ATDD).
Proficiency in cross-location communication and the English language.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Ability to define infrastructure as code using tools like Ansible,
Chef, or Puppet.
Experience workingwith Containerization technologies (Kubernetes,
Docker, etc).
Knowledge of systems monitoring, capacity planning and performance
Experience in supporting large scale, production deployments on main
stream cloud platforms.
Linux and/or Windows administration experience.
Security experience.


Preferred Certifications (any of the below):
Google Cloud Architect
Microsoft Certified Professional
AWS Certified Solutions Architect




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