Principal Engineer, Application Architecture
Principal Engineer, Application Architecture ScienceLogic is
looking for a Principal Engineer in Application Architecture for
our Forrester wave leading SL1 AIOPS platform to provide
intelligent and automated IT operations. The ideal candidate will
have an established background in designing and building highly
scalable software products in the cloud using automation,
experience in determining the right technologies, great
communication skills, and the motivation to achieve results in a
fast-paced environment. This person will work with a small team of
talented individuals to provide the long-term architectural
roadmap, play a strategic role in guiding and defining the use of
cutting-edge technologies, and be a driving force for speed and
efficiency within our Engineering organization so teams can deploy
software to the cloud and on-premise customer environments
What you’ll be doing…
Work with a team of talented software engineers responsible for
developing prototypes, frameworks, patterns, and standards.
Create best practices for abstraction, prototyping, and
Create elegant architecture designs for delivering highly
resilient and scalable microservices using Kubernetes.
Drive accelerated development to the cloud with reusable
Champion the use of open-source technology whenever possible and
contribute to open-source projects when appropriate
Work with cutting edge technologies like Cassandra, Kafka,
Docker, Kubernetes, Graph QL, Node JS, React.
As a member of a small team, create and own the architecture
roadmap and align it to the product roadmap.
Manage and execute against plans and delivery commitments.
Work cohesively with product managers and engineering
Manage expectations, set realistic goals, and achieve them on
time and within budget
Implement and report performance metrics to executive
Foster a culture of creativity, collaboration, speed and
innovation in a fun work environment while continuously elevating
the quality and caliber of the overall software development
Create a productive and healthy work/life balance. Effectively
manage stress, foster a flexible work environment, and keep the
team focused, engaged, productive, and fulfilled.
Qualities you possess…
BS in Computer Science or related degree and 10+ years of
software architecture design, building and scaling high performance
Experience deploying and operating in the Public Cloud
Experience in one or more technologies around NoSQL, message bus
frameworks, container and container orchestration, modern UI
frameworks, Authentication and Authorization
Proven ability to define and implement architectural best
practices, tools and frameworks selection
Experience with a variety of software development processes, and
ability to apply the right process for the project.
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in a highly
available operations environment.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Proven ability to build productive relationships and motivate
team members. Must have a positive, can-do attitude.
Background and in-depth knowledge of network, cloud and
application monitoring/management tools is also a big plus.
Familiarity with software packaging (Linux RPM’s and Linux RPM
Spec Files) is a plus.
AWS certifications are a plus.
CKA certification is a plus.
Security experience is a plus.
Job ID: 54427511
Reston, Virginia, United States
Position Title: Principal Engineer, Application Architecture
ScienceLogic is a leader in IT Operations Management, providing
modern IT operations with actionable insights to predict and
resolve problems faster in a digital, ephemeral world. Its solution
sees everything across cloud and distributed architectures,
contextualizes data through relationship mapping, and acts on this
insight through integration and automation. Trusted by thousands of
organizations, ScienceLogic’s technology was designed for the
rigorous security requirements of United States Department of
Defense, proven fo...