Senior Platform Engineer

Engineering Full-Time Berwyn, Pennsylvania Raleigh, North Carolina Albany, New York Trenton, New Jersey Harrisburg, Pennsylvania Raleigh, North Carolina ReqID:4406


Envestnet, Inc. (NYSE:ENV) is a leading independent provider of technology‐enabled investment and practice management solutions to financial advisors who are independent, as well as those who are associated with small or mid‐sized financial advisory firms and larger financial institutions. Envestnet's technology is focused on addressing financial advisors' front, middle, and back‐office needs.

Compensation, Benefits, & Perks:

Envestnet offers the following exceptional benefits: competitive compensation, 401k, unlimited snacks, flexible hours/paid time off, and excellent health/dental/vision insurance. We treat our employees well and offer tremendous growth opportunities. Challenging work pushes our people to be creative in a casual environment that is caring, fun, and collaborative. We believe that when you have smart, happy people working together you can produce something special.

Envestnet is seeking a Senior Platform Engineer to join the Cloud Automation and Governance team.

This team manages foundational cloud tools such as AWS and  We rely heavily on automation to ensure consistent and efficient operations to support a growing and in-demand environment. Our goal is to provide a scalable, developer-friendly experience while maintaining a secure, auditable environment. We work closely with the various security, audit, compliance, and workload teams around the organization to consistently improve the security and experience and seek out new improvements. We have a strong focus on team cohesiveness and tackling issues as a team.

The Cloud Automation and Governance team manages all access, onboarding, security controls and guardrails, and the processes and technologies that we require to perform that function. We provide a crucial service that places a high emphasis on freedom of movement by the users consuming our services.

As a Senior Platform Engineer on the Cloud Automation and Governance team, your role is to support developers from across the organization in using cloud tooling and to participate in the development of new automation with the rest of the team.  This includes supporting the various processes that involve AWS Account provisioning and configuration, user access to various tools across the organization and administration of various SaaS products. In addition, you will be involved in the design, creation, and implementation of automated processes and architectures; working with the rest of the Cloud Automation and Governance team to achieve our vision of the ideal platform.


  • Support developers in their use of AWS by creating AWS accounts, creating/updating permissions, enforcing a uniform security baseline, and other aspects of AWS management
  • Support developers in their use of by creating groups, creating/updating permissions, integrating with enterprise tools, and other aspects of management
  • Design and develop automations to deliver services to developers faster and more consistently
  • Design and develop self-service offerings so developers can access our cloud platforms directly without a dependency on the Cloud Automation and Governance team
  • Provide operational support for the cloud platforms managed by the Cloud Automation and Governance team
Required Qualifications:
  • Ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision in a results-oriented, fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Minimum of a 4-year degree or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience with AWS
  • Experience with CloudFormation and/or Terraform
  • Strong Python skills
  • Experience with CICD technologies (e.g. Gitlab, Github, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision in a results-oriented, fast-paced dynamic environment

Envestnet is an equal opportunity employer.