Waste Management AWS Principal Cloud Engineer in Houston, Texas
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.
To enable our business to expand our lead in a market increasingly enhanced by technology, Waste Management is undertaking a substantial technology transformation. We are seeking talented Information Technology professionals to join the Waste Management team who are motivated to help us transform the way we design, build and use technology. With your skills and experience, we look for you to combine your technical expertise with industry best practices in an effort to align information technology solutions with Waste Management business strategy.
I. Job Summary
Under minimal supervision, is responsible for software architecture, design, development, testing, and debugging of new software and producing significant enhancements to existing software. Conducts complex business process analysis, needs assessments, and participates in design sessions with business and developers in order to align information technology solutions with business initiatives. Undertakes complex projects requiring additional specialized technical knowledge in software design and development.
II. Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. Other ancillary duties may be assigned.
Contributes strategic vision and integrates a broad range of ideas regarding applications and software development. Presents, and communicates, and articulates technical processes effectively to all levels of the organization (including technical and non-technical audiences, Senior Leadership, VPs and the C-level executives).
Leads advanced systems planning, scheduling and implementation.
Undertakes the highly complex applications development projects involving multiple disciplines and may impact multiple facets of the business.
Develops enterprise-level information technology solutions by analyzing, coding, testing, and implementing new and by modifying existing software applications with full competency.
Leads design/coding sessions, develops solutions, and implements solutions.
Articulates design and resolves technical/design conflicts as they occur.
Coordinates with business analysts and users to determine requirements. Performs highly complex analyses of system requirements and of existing business processes and information systems.
Works with customers and technical staff to resolve problems with software and responds to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
Reviews systems under development and related documentation. Participates in the development of software.
Conduct Product Demo to various levels in the organization as needed
Provides recommendations on third-party applications, new tools and technologies.
Mentors and fosters growth of peers and team members.
Candidate must have superior communication skills, command of Agile methodology, ability to present/communicate to Sr. Management and Leadership
_III. Supervisory Responsibilities_
May coach and mentor less-experienced developers and act as team leader on systems projects.
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Education: Bachelor's Degree (accredited) in Computer Science or MIS, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of relevant work experience.
Experience: 10 years of relevant work experience (in addition to education requirement).
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Technically advanced knowledge or in-depth skills in one or more of the following is required:
Web development using Angular, TypeScript, Nodejs, new client frameworks, design patterns, UI/UX, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap development.
Cloud computing using AWS services & architect solutions for cloud native scalable & observable applications.
Desktop applications and backend service development using but not limited to http & REST API’s, GraphQL, gRPC, AWS.
Experience using NOSQL – DynamoDB, Elasticsearch, MongoDB & other enterprise databases.
Develop architectures based of microservices, container technology, event driven architecture.
Experience with CI/CD pipeline setup and configuration for deployment automation
Ability to learn new and emerging technologies.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal).
Ability to multitask, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment.
General business knowledge and concepts.
D. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities that Contribute to Success
SQL Knowledge, Database fundamentals
Basic MS Excel skills
Experience in using Visio/Lucid Charts.
Experience in creating Presentation using Microsoft power point
Web application Development, Imaging technology
_V. Work Environment and Essential Functions_
Listed below are key points regarding environmental demands and work environment of the job./Reasonable accommodations may be made/to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job. [Note: the following is defaulted for office setting position]
Required to use motor coordination with finger dexterity (such as keyboarding, machine operation, etc)most of the work day;
Required to exert physical effort in handling objects less than 30 poundsrarely;
Required to be exposed to physical occupational risks (such as cuts, burns, exposure to toxic chemicals, etc)rarely;
Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves dirt, odors, noise, weather extremes or similar elementsrarely;
Normal setting for this job is:office setting.
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.
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Title: AWS Principal Cloud Engineer
Requisition ID: 21002124
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