Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure

Full Time
Main Location
San Rafael, CA, United States
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powertofly approved What Autodesk, Inc. Has to Offer:

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  

    Autodesk is looking for skilled Cloud Infrastructure Engineers to join our infrastructure team within Data Platform & Insights (DPI). This team is at the heart of Autodesk’s efforts to radically improve how we create value for customers and make decisions through data. 

    As a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer, you will help create a robust and scalable data platform for other teams across the company to leverage. You will tackle hard problems to improve the platform’s reliability, resiliency, and scalability. Ideally you will be a self-starter, detail and quality oriented, and excited about the prospects of having a big impact with data at Autodesk. Our tech stack includes Hive, Spark, Presto, Jenkins, Snowflake, Datadog and various AWS services. 


    • Build and scale data infrastructure that powers batch and real-time data processing of billions of records daily 
    • Automate cloud infrastructure, services, and observability 
    • Help drive observability into the health of our data infrastructure and understanding of system behavior 
    • Drive initiatives to enable best practices across infrastructure, deployments, automation, and accessibility  
    • Develop and implement security best practices at the data, application, infrastructure and network layers 
    • Interface with data engineers, data scientists, product managers and all data stakeholders to understand their needs and promote best practices 

    Minimum Qualifications

    • 2 to 3 years of relevant industry experience in a large-scale infrastructure environment 
    • Experience building code-driven infrastructure on public cloud platforms preferably AWS 
    • Strong overall programming skills, able to write modular, maintainable code, preferably Python 
    • Experience with automation frameworks/tools like Git, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform, and CloudFormation 
    • Familiarity with containers, bash, Linux, Kubernetes and infrastructure-as-code principles 
    • Problem solver with excellent written and interpersonal skills; ability to make sound, complex decisions in a fast-paced, technical environment 
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship or work experience 


    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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    Software Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure
    Autodesk, Inc.