Cloud Architect | 33958

Engineering, Infrastructure and Operations Remote, California San Diego, California Kirkland, Washington


Cloud Architect (Sr. Staff Software Engineer, IoT Distributed Systems), S

San Diego, California or Remote

ServiceNow is looking for a highly motivated Cloud Architect to join our IoT Engineering team focusing on building a scalable, distributed system for IoT data.

About the company:

ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before.

We’re disruptive. We work hard but try not to take ourselves too seriously. We are highly adaptable and constantly evolving. We are passionate about our product, and we live for our customers. We have high expectations and a career at ServiceNow means challenging yourself to always be better.

We provide competitive compensation, generous benefits and a professional atmosphere. This is a very collaborative and inclusive work environment where individuals strong on aptitude and attitude will have an opportunity to grow their professional careers through working with some of the most advanced technology and talented developers in the business.

What you get to do in this role:

Join a growing engineering team that is shaping and executing ServiceNow’s IoT product strategy.

Drive architecture design to achieve requirements for scalability and resiliency in a public cloud hosting environment.

Provide observability and supportability thought leadership for a complex distributed system of microservices and cloud managed services to achieve high availability requirements for our customers

Share insights and guidance for performance analysis and optimization within distributed cloud architectures

Contribute to the design, development, testing, and deployment of a distributed system that helps companies understand, analyze, gain insights, and interact with the physical parts of their business through connected devices and sensors

Desired skills:

Hands-on experience designing, developing, deploying, and managing highly-available, large-scale systems within globally distributed public cloud architectures, such as Microsoft Azure, Google Public Cloud, or Amazon Web Services

Demonstrated expertise with high-availability system patterns such as Active-Active, and cloud patterns such as multiple availability zones and geographic regions, for complex, large-scale systems

Ability to lead Kubernetes configuration  and management for a specific application architecture 

Experience with observability and supportability strategies and technologies for managing systems deployed in public cloud architectures

Experience designing, developing, and managing distributed, event-driven systems with large user bases (or devices) with high transaction volumes

Familiarity with testing strategies  and optimization in scalable, distributed systems

Experience managing enterprise technologies such as  

Ability to work in a collaborative team environment, mentor junior staff, and develop pragmatic solutions in a fast-paced environment

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or veteran status. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at [email protected] for assistance.