U.S. Bank Cloud Engineer (Azure) in Richfield, Minnesota
At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
U.S. Bank is currently looking for a Cloud Engineer and has recently announced one of its larger investments in modernizing its technology to migrate its infrastructure and application portfolio to the cloud, partnering with its primary cloud provider, Microsoft Azure. U.S. Bank is committed to improving the speed at which it brings innovation to its customers, and cloud computing expedites that time-to-market while providing a new level of security over data, financial assets and customer privacy. To complete this technology transformation and maintain this new way of working into the future, U.S. Bank is seeking enthusiastic talent in a variety of roles—many of which will be hands-on innovators in this transformative work for both U.S. Bank and its customers.
Be a part of transformational change where integrity matters, success inspires, and great teams collaborate and innovate. We’re one of the country's most respected, innovative, ethical, and successful financial institutions, and we’re looking for people who want more than just a job – they want to make a difference. We are seeking a Principal Platform Engineer who will contribute to the success of our technology initiatives in our digital transformation and modernization journey.
We have made significant investments in our digital platforms that offer customers do-it-yourself (DIY) and do-it-together (DIT) solutions that are fast, convenient, and simple. We are determined to meet our clients’ needs where and how they want and believe this is the path to creating value and sustainable growth.
The world is changing rapidly; clients now more than ever require extreme flexibility and a bank that is simple to navigate, resilient, and capable of quickly adjusting to their evolving needs. Recognizing this need, we have decided to accelerate our technology modernization efforts beyond the investments already underway on digital, data, and analytics, and have embarked on a multi-year journey to migrate our entire application portfolio to the Microsoft Azure cloud.
This engineer will provide technical guidance for overall changes needed across U.S. Bank‘s operating model to support our migration to Azure cloud in key areas such as product, DevSecOps, IT Operations, Funding/FinOps, Risk, and Security. The incumbent will be responsible for hands-on development of software tools, as well as influencing senior engineering leadership across the bank's infrastructure to drive a collaborative and successful team that enables an efficient and effective integration while maintaining the bank's security and risk standards. This position will work with leaders and teams across the organization to proactively identify, track, and solve for dependencies and risks and to address issues reactively as they become known.
What You Will Do:
Work with both internal teams and system integrators to develop architecture and migration strategy for a portfolio of enterprise applications to Azure cloud
Develop, select, and procure software tools to accelerate application migration
Provide high-level architectural guidance and assist the team in aligning architecture to business requirements.
Work across the organization to foster a culture of applying applicable and relevant design patterns in accordance with the needs of the company and guides the teams toward future state of in-house open-source application development.
Set the direction of the architectural roadmap. Determine the Return-on-Investment for specific engineering initiatives and determines appropriate levels of investment for given strategic horizons. Establishes engineering strategic objectives that drive architecture and technical approach.
Set the direction of the delivery process across the organization, promote a culture amongst engineering of delivering features with minimal disruption to production. Responsible for executing product roadmap on-time and within budget and ensures security and relevant compliance of core systems.
Drive and set the culture of quality and timely code reviews across the organization while encouraging teams to consider release complications. Provides guidance on reviews conducted by others.
Drive the organizational testing strategy and uses quality metrics to identify gaps. Guide the teams on following standards and aims for best practice across the organization.
Actively works with the security team to set and refine organization-wide security strategy. Fosters a security first mindset across the organization. Drives security awareness and culture across the organization.
Ensures expectations across the organization and external stakeholders are clarified between all parties involved. Identifies dependencies across the organization and works with individual teams to resolve them before they become an issue and installs preventative measures to mitigate repeat occurrences.
Works across the organization to foster a culture of priority setting and urgency in alignment with organizational strategy. Coaches the team on making trade-offs, prioritization and managing technical debt. Identifies and manages technical and business risk.
Bachelor's degree in CS/EE/MIS, or equivalent work experience
Eight or more years of relevant experience
Experience should include:
8+ years of experience designing and engineering enterprise scale cloud architecture
Previous experience migrating enterprise applications to public cloud (Azure preferred)
5+ years of experience using, designing, and developing Microservices.
5+ years of designing and implementing solutions that integrated with other internal or vendor platforms.
5+ years of experience with open-source technologies like Java, Springboot, Kafka, etc. and containerization.
Exposure to .NET Framework/Core, MS SQL Server
Thorough understanding of several teams’ domains and how they contribute to the overall business strategy and alignment to the technical strategy
Proven ability to design complex distributed applications built for high performance and throughput while being scalable and reliable
Fit into a team that has embraced continuous delivery
Experience using modern and functional programming styles
Excellent code hygiene and habits
Possesses expertise in performance, scalability, enterprise system architecture, and engineering best practices in an agile environment
If there’s anything we can do to accommodate a disability during any portion of the application or hiring process, please refer to our disability accommodations for applicants (https://careers.usbank.com/global/en/disability-accommodations-for-applicants) .
Take care of yourself and your family with U.S. Bank employee benefits. We know that healthy employees are happy employees, and we believe that work/life balance should be easy to achieve. That's why we share the cost of benefits and offer a variety of programs, resources and support you need to bring your full self to work and stay present and committed to the people who matter most - your family.
Learn all about U.S. Bank employee benefits, including tuition reimbursement, retirement plans and more, by visiting careers.usbank.com .
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U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.