Senior AWS * Cloud Software Engineer – Siemens PLM – Huntsville, AL

Huntsville, Alabama
04 Oct 2016
24 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Division Digital Factory (DF)
Job Type Regular

Business Unit Product Lifecycle Management
Job Time Full-Time

Functional Area ENG - Engineering
Experience Level Senior Level

Req ID 152292
Required Education Bachelors Degree

Location AL - Huntsville
Required Travel 10%

Division Description
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthcare and Financial Services.

The Siemens Digital Factory Division offers a comprehensive portfolio of seamlessly integrated hardware, software and technology-based services in order to support manufacturing companies worldwide in enhancing the flexibility and efficiency of their manufacturing processes and reducing the time to market of their products.

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Job Description
Senior AWS - Cloud Software Engineer - Siemens PLM - Huntsville, AL

Work with cross-functional teams to develop products, business processes and online commercialization of cloud applications and
migration of current applications to cloud. Design, develop, modify, and implement highly available and scalable cloud services for products. Perform research and development on new cloud technologies and methodologies.

Ability to understand complex products, solutions, and problems. Creates, documents, and executes software design, which may involve significant re-architecture of important systems, defining and
coordinating implementation. Promote innovation through the ability to introduce new technology and knowledge into at least one area of a product and to cross-functional teams. Provide problem resolution and technical leadership for the group. Works without supervision on highly complex projects with complete latitude for independent judgment and technical expertise.

Prerequisites and Essential Functions

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or other related discipline required.
•   5+ years of Cloud development experience
•   Define, design and deliver a distributed automation platform for compute, storage, database, queuing and other infrastructure
•   Understanding of IT concepts - Security best practices and application - SSH, public key encryption, access credentials and certificates, SSL,data encryption in motion and at rest

Certified AWS associate level Developer
•   Proficiency (one or more years) in designing, developing and deploying cloud based solution using AWS.
•   Understanding of core AWS services, uses, and basic architecture best practices
•   Experience with developing and maintaining applications written for Amazon Simple Storage Service, Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Simple Queue
Service, Amazon Simple Notification Service, Amazon Simple Workflow Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, and AWS CloudFormation.

Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as:
• C++, C#, Java, Python, PHP, Ruby on Rails

It is highly desirable that the candidate possess one or more of the following:

Certified Solutions Architect professional  (pre-reqs are AWS Associate Developer or AWS Associate Architecture)
•   Designing and deploying dynamically scalable, highly available, fault tolerant, and reliable applications on AWS
•   Selecting appropriate AWS services to design and deploy an application based on given requirements
•   Migrating complex, multi-tier applications on AWS
•   Designing and deploying enterprise-wide scalable operations on AWS
•   Implementing cost control strategies

Proactive business skills and strong collaborative skills are required.

•   Demonstrated leadership skills; ability to work independently with minimal supervision as part of a globally distributed team
•   Proven ability to collaborate effectively across disciplines, product lines, roles and geographical and time zone boundaries
•   Excellent oral/written communication & listening skills will be necessary to present information, analysis & recommendations to all levels of employees, including management, and customers.
•   High degree of organization to manage & maintain project plans, road maps & provide accurate updates as part of the review cycle.


Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.

Offer of employment with Siemens is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screen, subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, disability status, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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