Tuesday , January 31 2023

Kohls Careers – Senior Platform Engineer

Website Kohl's

Job Description:

We are a fast paced team with an emphasis on iterative development and constant collaboration. We practice and teach an approach to software engineering that applies across industries and organizations, so you’ll experience all types of teams, products, and technologies. And we believe that working fast doesn’t mean working overtime– taking time to relax, recharge and refocus keeps our pace sustainable.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Engage and improve the entire lifecycle of services from conception, including design, consulting, and capacity/performance planning for cloud network products
  • Serve as lead to provide guidance to network support engineers and identify performance issues proactively
  • Handle off-hour escalations as needed.
  • Champion operational efficiency and effectiveness with a focus on reducing escalations to the cloud network engineers
  • Lead regular failure / chaos testing for the cloud network products
  • Lead and contribute to blameless postmortems, including root cause analysis and long-term proactive improvements, for highly technical, complex issues
  • Develop measurable SLO, SLI and SLAs that drive a continual improvement in performance, reliability, resiliency, recoverability, supportability, and capacity management in accordance with SRE principles and Cloud best practices
  • Partner with Platform SRE to develop a standard set of Site Reliability Engineering and DevOps metrics for each service, product and technology that are core to cloud networking
  • Be a developer advocate and influencer for the Kohls platform.

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of Public Cloud Peering providers (Equinix, Megaport)
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • Experience with tools such as ArgoCD, Jenkins, Gitlab CI/CD, Flux or OPA
  • Experience with Route/Switch troubleshooting capability with an emphasis on BGP and EIGRP
  • Knowledge of Next Generation firewalls, preferably Cisco
  • Experience with networking as it relates to the Google Cloud and/or Amazon Web Services platforms (VPC, Shared VPC, Cloud Router, Network
  • Firewall, Transit Gateway, Direct Connect Gateway)
  • Strong experience with monitoring and logging stacks/tools (Prometheus, Alertmanager, Grafana)
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Kubernetes operators
  • Experience with languages such as Ansible, Ruby, Perl, Python, or Go
  • Experience with GCP or AWS
  • Knowledge building development practices like CI/CD, Test Automation, Test Driven Development and cloud deployments

Job Details:

Company: Kohl’s

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Milwaukee, WI, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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