Who we are looking for As the Lead Principal Engineer for the Microservices Platform team, you will drive the design and delivery of best in class cloud native container/micro services platform on public cloud. You will lead the design, deployment and maintenance of cloud micro services platform architecture. The design and implementation of the of the core event streaming platform would be one of the primary responsibility. Along with ensuring operational integrity for enterprise class zero down time platform. This Engineer should have broad knowledge and understanding of emerging technologies, technology trends. As well as, the ability to work closely with Product and Information Security teams on the design improvements, development, and operation of secure online services. This Engineer has to be innovative to find approaches that enable rapid adoption of new cloud services and drive transformation.
Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining is a part of Charles River Development (or CRD), that became a part of State Street in 2018. CRD helps create enterprise investment management software solutions for large institutions in the areas of institutional investment, wealth management and hedge funds. Together we have created first open front-to-back platform - State Street Alpha, that was launched in 2019.
What you will be responsible for As Principal Engineer, Microservices Platform you will:
Advance the capabilities of Kubernetes and auxiliary components on Azure like observability (i.e. metrics, logs, traces, etc.).
Improve quality of service for Microsoft Azure Kubernetes Service based application deployments.
Accelerate development velocity for all engineers.
Balance pragmatism with vision; deliver continuous improvements to the team's process and codebase.
Build automation to prevent and/or remediate service problems from becoming production incidents.
What we value
Hands on working experience designing/implementing micorservices platform.
Deep expertise on Kubernetes and containers:
Azure Kubernetes Service
Containerization with Docker and Kubernetes
Extensive history automating with Ansible
Infrastructure as Code with Terraform
Design experience on container deployment patterns
Experience with streaming technologies including Kafka, Azure event hub and Azure service bus.
Education & Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree required, Master's preferred
Minimum of 10+ yrs of overall experience
About State Street What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers