Full Time Posted 24 days ago
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Autodesk makes the software and tools that help people imagine, design, and make a better world. If you've ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you've experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with their software. Autodesk offers their employees benefits like:

  • Insurance: Health/Dental/Vision/Life
  • Work - Life Balance
  • Paid volunteer time off
  • 6 week paid sabbatical every 4 years
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • A "week of rest" at year's end
  • Job Requisition ID #


    Position Overview

    This role can be located in the West Coast/Remote.

    Autodesk's Development Enablement organization seeks a hands-on, experienced engineering manager to lead a team of intelligent and driven engineers responsible for building, maintaining, and supporting Autodesk's next-generation platform infrastructure.

    This successful manager will lead the infrastructure teams that manage cloud platform technologies, will have exceptional engineering leadership experience and proven hands-on background, a strong sense of ownership, and can drive projects through completion; they will be well-versed in modern automation frameworks that will be used to build supportive services used by our internal customer base.

    They will lead the infrastructure teams that manage cloud technologies, middleware, language runtimes, CI/CD build and deployment systems, core libraries, debugging and monitoring tools, etc. that support Autodesk engineering across the world. 


    • Lead, manage and mentor the Infrastructure / SRE team

    • Provide insight, feedback, and recommendations to senior management

    • Identify efficiency opportunities through automation and engineering

    • Be responsible for the overall planning, execution, and success of technical projects

    • Work with architects, product owners, and experience designers towards a shared vision and actively contribute to product roadmaps and business strategies

    • Attract, hire, and continuously grow top engineering talent

    • Collaborate with a geographically dispersed team and stakeholders

    • Build and foster a high-performance culture

    • Work with Autodesk's engineering teams to ensure applications and services are highly available and reliable

    • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback for tool improvements

    • Engage in technical and architectural discussions and decision-making

    • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand requirements, understand use cases and build toward a cohesive technical strategy

    • Automate processes where possible and propose new tools when needed

    • Cross-train and mentor teammates

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Hands-on experience with cloud technologies (AWS)

    • Strong understanding of designing and developing large-scale, distributed microservices architecture and platforms

    • 10+ years of relevant industry experience, 5+ years of hands-on technical leadership, and 5+ years of people management experience (a must)

    • Experience working with remote teams and other cross-functional stakeholders

    • Recent hands-on experience with in one or more languages - Python/Go. (a must)

    • Experience with Scrum and agile development processes and methodologies

    • Customer-facing and service-oriented person

    • Understanding & curiosity of DevOps best practices, architectures, and methods

    • 4+ years of experience with Docker and Kubernetes/ECS environments

    • 4+ years of experience with configuration management tools and cloud automation (eg. TerraForm, Chef, Ansible, etc.)

    • 4+ years of experience defining and building CI/CD processes and working with common CI/CD tools (Jenkins/Circle CI/Spinnaker, etc.)

    • Good self-management skills and ability to track and prioritize multiple tasks coming in simultaneously


    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience building apps on AWS using services such as Step functions, DynamoDB, IAM, EC2, CloudWatch and Lambda

    • Experience consuming, designing, and implementing REST APIs

    • Good understanding of networking and security concepts

    • Experience with monitoring and logging tools (NewRelic, Splunk, ELK)

    Are you an existing contractor or consultant with Autodesk? Please search for open jobs and apply internally (not on this external site). If you have any questions or require support, contact Autodesk Careers.


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    At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

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    Engineer Infrastructure, SRE Manager (Cloud Services) - Remote, West Coast