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Autodesk Senior Software Engineer - Cloud Based Infrastructure in Carson City, Nevada

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Position Overview

Please note, this role can be based in the West Coast.

Does automation and a fast-paced environment excite you? Do you thrive on building resilient systems – Do you have a passion for uptime?

The Observability Analytics team is seeking a highly motivated, Senior Cloud Software Engineer to help build and support our analytics platform infrastructure. Working side by side with engineering teams, supporting daily operations and our long-term roadmap.

A successful candidate has a strong sense of ownership and is able to drive projects through completion. They are well versed in modern automation frameworks that will be used to build supportive services used by our internal customer base.


  • Design, develop, and test features/functions delivered via applications and services

  • Work with operations teams to ensure your applications and services are highly available and reliable

  • Hands-on software development for infrastructure that will perform at scale

  • Write code that is tested, readable, and maintainable

  • 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 towards a cohesive technical strategy

  • Automate processes where possible and propose new tools when needed

  • Cross-train and mentor teammates

  • Participate in on-call rotations to support production systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • Hands-on software development experience in Python

  • Experience implementing unit and integration tests

  • 4+ years of production experience in large-scale cloud-based Infrastructure (AWS preferred)

  • Solid experience with Relational and NoSQL database technologies,e.g. MySQL, DynamoDB

  • Customer-facing and service-oriented person

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

  • Experience with cloud-native applications

  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes/ECS environments

  • Experience with configuration management tools and cloud automation (eg. TerraForm, Chef, etc.)

  • 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

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, along with the ability to work independently

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

  • Great team player with great communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Agile software development practices

  • Experience consuming, designing, and implementing REST APIs

  • Good understanding of networking and security concepts

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


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