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Sr. Cloud Platform Engineer

応募後で応募 求人ID R0062646 掲載日 04/05/2022 Location:Boston, Massachusetts; Remote

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Job Description

About the role:

Design/build/deploy complex, forward-looking Infrastructure as Code to support the Takeda Enterprise Cloud Platform and Applications deployed onto the Takeda Enterprise Cloud. Work with Architects and Operations to design and implement our next-generation high availability, scalable cloud architecture. Join Takeda as a Sr Cloud Platform Engineer where you will apply deep cloud infrastructure knowledge concerning microservices architecture, design patterns, continuous integration, and deployment. Contribute to Takeda's mission by leading the development and adoption of cloud-first solutions that achieve outcomes and inspire creativity. As part of the Enterprise Cloud Services team, you will report to the Cloud Platform Lead.

How you will contribute:

  • Provision AWS environments using infrastructure-as-code and partner with development teams to design a patching strategy

  • Work with product leads, scrum master, business customers to establish feature specifications and build the next generation of digital health solutions

  • Collaborate with infrastructure, network, and security teams to provision environments, configure services, and perform capacity planning

  • Participate in support rotation, respond to system health alerts, and evaluate issues alongside helpdesk, managed services, and cloud ops teams

  • Provide expertise across engineering teams.

  • Manage project teams including employees and contractors

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related study, or equivalent experience

  • 10 years of experience spanning multiple IT disciplines, including systems engineering, cloud infra, integration

  • Experience building AWS infrastructure (and maintaining) (VPC, IAM, EC2, LBs, AWS Native CI/CD Services, S3)

  • Proficient in provisioning AWS resources as Infrastructure as a code (IaC)

  • Experience developing Cloud Formation Templates and system level scripting using BASH and PowerShell

  • Hands-on programming skills in one or more high-level languages like Python, Go, Node.js, Java

  • Familiarity with regulated systems and general level of understanding of quality systems validation, container-enabled microservices and orchestration, system and server administration (Active Directory, Linux, Windows, DNS), Terraform, Packer and Ansible

  • Experience working in a life sciences environment

What Takeda can offer you:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision

  • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan

  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings

  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days

  • Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions

  • Family Planning Support

  • Flexible Work Paths

  • Tuition reimbursement

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best in class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to deliver Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

Absent an approved religious or medical reason, all US office-based and lab-based Takeda employees who work fully on-site or in a hybrid model (as determined by Takeda) must be fully vaccinated to work at a Takeda site or to engage with Takeda colleagues or anyone else on behalf of Takeda. US field-based employees must be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, absent an approved religious or medical reason. US employees who work at a Takeda manufacturing facility, and those who work at a BioLife center or BioLife lab, may be subject to different guidelines. If you are contacted by a Takeda recruiter about your job application, we encourage you to seek more information on the applicable guidelines for the Business Unit/Function to which you have applied.

Base Salary Range: $102,200 Range Min to $146,000 Range Mid, based on candidate professional experience level. Employees may also be eligible for Short-term and Long-Term Incentive benefits. Employees are eligible to participate in Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, 401(k), Charitable Contribution Match, Holidays, Personal Days & Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement Program and Paid Volunteer Time Off. This posting is made in compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, C.R.S. § 8-5-101 et seq

EEO Statement

Takeda is proud in its commitment to creating a diverse workforce and providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, genetic information or characteristics, marital status, status as a Vietnam era veteran, special disabled veteran, or other protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws, and any other characteristic protected by law.


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