H-E-B is one of the largest, independently owned food retailers in the nation operating over 400 stores throughout Texas and Mexico, with annual sales generating over $25 billion. Described by industry experts as a daring innovator and smart competitor, H-E-B has led the way with creative new concepts, outstanding service and a commitment to diversity in our workforce, workplace and marketplace. H-E-B offers a wealth of career opportunities to our 109,000+ Partners (employees), competitive compensation and benefits program and comprehensive training that lead to successful careers.
H-E-B Digital is seeking new team members (Partners)! This is an exciting time to join H-E-B Digital, and we’re hiring across the stack: front-end web and mobile, full-stack, infrastructure and backend engineering. We’re using the best available technologies to deliver modern, engaging, reliable, and scalable experiences to meet the needs of our growing audience. Our digital solutions are growing in popularity and adoption—like Curbside and Home Delivery—so you’ll get the opportunity to define the user experience for millions of customers and hundreds of thousands of Partners. If you’re someone who enjoys taking on new challenges, working in a rapidly changing environment, learning new skills, and applying it all to solve large and impactful business problems, we want you as part of our team.
H-E-B Digital builds the tech that feeds Texas.
We’re investing heavily in our customers’ digital experience, reinventing how they find inspiration from food, how they make food decisions, and how they ultimately get food into their homes. For more information, visit digital.heb.com.
Our Partners thrive The H-E-B Way. As a Senior Cloud Engineer, you would have a…
HEART FOR PEOPLE… you have a passion for mentorship and guidance, and love for the direct person-to-person interactions that create strong bonds between teams
HEAD FOR BUSINESS… you have an ownership mentality and a consistent track record of timely delivery of high-quality software
PASSION FOR RESULTS… the ability to guide the discussion, remove roadblocks, and provide guardrails for your team as they identify challenges and propose solutions
What you’ll do at HEB:
We facilitate the operation, modification, and collaborative evolution of large-scale fault tolerant systems which delight our customers beyond expectation...which is easier said than done.
As a Senior Cloud Engineer you would collaborate with a squad of tenacious, eccentric engineers tasked with designing, building, and scaling a platform which spans multiple cloud providers and physical datacenters. We are responsible for evolving the performance, efficiency, consistency, availability, observability, and emergency response policies of our software, infrastructure, and it's dependencies while being mindful of developer ergonomics.
The Cloud Engineering team is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems and software and related Cloud (AWS) infrastructure. This individual participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure.
Engineer and support a cloud solution within AWS.
Develop migration paths for existing on-premise systems which have elected to grow into AWS
Develop, Implement, and Evangelize standards and best practices as they relate to cloud solutions.
Implement automation techniques to increase the native security of our cloud-based systems while being mindful of the impact to developer ergonomics.
Collaborate with our SRE team to design, configure, and manage system monitoring and alerts for our cloud infrastructure that our development teams depend on.
Provide guidance and training to other team members.
Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems
Design and operate pipeline processes which enhance the security of our infrastructure at scale.
Integrate on-premises services with the cloud-based services we build and maintain.
Create and maintain diagrams and documentation around system configurations and processes.
Engage and nurture other squads to be capable of maintaining services once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
Provide ergonomic consistency between development, non-production and production environments
Implement security controls, provisioning processes, and security best practices
Promote technologies, techniques, and system architectures that enable quick experimentation and fast feedback
Identify and resolve inefficiencies spanning across multiple teams/organizations through collaboration with the affected teams
Who We Are
H-E-B is one of the largest, independently owned food retailers in the nation, operating over 400 stores throughout Texas and Mexico, with annual sales generating over $26 billion.
We hire talented people (116,000+ Partners), and give them autonomy to be creative in how they impact the business
We’re a Partner-driven company with a Bold Promise – Because People Matter
We embrace Diversity and Inclusion as core values, and support them with thriving company-wide programs
We’re a truly original Texas-based company that created the Spirit of Giving to help Texas communities every day
Once eligible, our Partners become Owners in the company. “Partner-owned” means our most important resources—People—drive the innovation, growth, and success that make H-E-B The Greatest Retailing Company
Who You Are
3+ years of experience in Cloud computing with a primary focus on AWS.
7+ years of industry experience
CS degree or relevant experience
Strong understanding of cloud computing capabilities and limitations, virtualization, infrastructure/platform.
Experience with Kubernetes
Experience with AWS best (and worst) practices thorough understanding of system and infrastructure management in the AWS Cloud environment.
Previous experience developing high performing, high traffic solutions to scale
Primary Location US-TX-Austin
Work Locations 2416 E. 6th St, Austin, 78702 2416 E. 6th St Austin 78702
Organization Corporate Region
Job Type Full-time
Job Posting Jan 24, 2020, 2:19:17 PM Unposting Date Ongoing