Staff Platform Engineer

Published on April 25, 2023

Our ambition is to become a best-in-class Digital leader by making data-driven investments that drive smarter business decisions. You’ll invent the next wave of augmented intelligence products where software & humans work side-by-side to rethink every aspect of our company. You’ll make an imprint & leave your legacy on every part of our business.

Description & Requirements
As a Staff Platform Engineer- we count on you to empower our users with a rich feature set- high availability- and stellar performance level to pursue their missions. As we expand our customer deployments- we are currently seeking an experienced platform engineer with SRE background to deliver insights from massive scale data in real time. Specifically- we are searching for someone who brings fresh ideas- demonstrates a unique and informed viewpoint- and enjoys collaborating with a cross-functional team to develop real-world solutions and positive user experiences at every interaction.
As a successful candidate- you are results-driven and bring strong engineering and specifically SRE skills and a deep understanding of Power Platform. You are a person of high integrity- who believes in challenging the status quo when needed- while always first seeking to understand.
  • Run the production environment by monitoring availability and taking a holistic view of system health
  • Build software and systems to manage platform infrastructure and applications
  • Improve reliability- quality- and time-to-market of our suite of software solutions
  • Measure and optimize system performance- with an eye toward pushing our capabilities forward- getting ahead of customer needs- and innovating to continually improve
  • Provide primary operational support and engineering for multiple large distributed software applications
  • Gather and analyze metrics from both operating systems and applications to assist in performance tuning and fault finding
  • Partner with development teams to improve services through rigorous testing and release procedures
  • Participate in system design consulting- platform management- and capacity planning
  • Create sustainable systems and services through automation and uplifts
  • Balance feature development speed and reliability with well-defined service level objectives

  • Bachelor's in technology-related field or equivalent with 5+ years of technology experience
  • Ability to program (structured and OO) with one or more high level languages- such as Python- Java- C/C++- Ruby- and JavaScript
  • A proactive approach to spotting problems- areas for improvement- and performance bottlenecks
  • Have a good understanding of DevOps- GitHub Enterprise- network- databases and various operating systems.
  • Previously setup systems with high availability and enabled right level of monitoring and alerts

 Technical Skills and Competencies 
  • Must be passionate about technology transformations
  • Previous success in technical engineering
  • Coding experience beyond simple scripts
  • 5+ years of engineering experience working in Azure

About Us
The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We're a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.
No matter the brand, we're united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we're transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion - and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen - there's only one thing to do: join our table and let's make life delicious!
Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration
We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level - from entry-level intern to senior leader - to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners - to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz - which we apply to every situation, every day.
As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You're expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level - and you'll be rewarded. You're given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won't do it alone. You're supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.
Vaccination & Office Collaboration Expectations
Our highest priority is always the health, wellbeing, and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation.
We believe our office environment fuels our collaboration, connection & community as an organization and allows our employees to grow toward greatness. We also believe providing a more flexible and agile model is essential in today's workplace. A majority of our office-based employees will be able to work remotely for up to two days each week. Additionally, employees who are subject to this hybrid model will be eligible to work from anywhere for up to six weeks in a rolling 12-month period (in maximum two-week increments and according to benefits and tax guidelines). Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in office depending on the role's responsibilities and requirements.
 Base Salary Range:  $110,200.00 - $137,800.00 
Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact [email protected] for assistance.