Principal Software Engineer
Job ID
Service line
GWS Segment
Role type
Areas of Interest
Digital & Technology/Information Technology
Austin - Texas - United States of America, Chicago - Illinois - United States of America, Dallas - Texas - United States of America, Denver - North Carolina - United States of America, Los Angeles - California - United States of America, Manhattan - Kansas - United States of America, Manhattan - New York - United States of America, Phoenix - Arizona - United States of America, Richardson - Texas - United States of America, San Antonio - Texas - United States of America, St. Louis - Missouri - United States of America

CBRE Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) works closely with clients to develop solutions that make real estate a meaningful contributor to organizational productivity and performance. We strive to develop foundational and breakthrough products that create value for our customers.

We are building team of creative and passionate individuals with full stack expertise and knowledge to help innovate and develop applications suite for Facilities Management. You will be part of a Scrum team as a part of scaled, globally distributed Agile teams and will have the opportunity to be hands-on with various technologies. Passion for learning new technologies is required.


·       Build cloud native applications utilizing Open source and Microsoft technologies across multiple cloud platforms.

·       Modernize monolith legacy applications to highly scalable distributed applications on microservices based architecture and deploy them on cloud platforms.

·       Execute projects on Agile best practices and embrace the Devops culture across the software delivery lifecycle

·       Build and develop integration frameworks for 3rd party vendor applications.

·       Design and implement new features/applications based on industry standards.

·       Create modern, responsive web applications to provide real-estate services to our internal and external clients.

·       Develop and distribute Mobile apps built on native or react native architecture for both iOS and Android platforms.

·       Implement Continuous Security, Integration, Deployment & Monitoring for the software products


·       Lead scrum teams based on the Agile framework and principles to deliver high quality technology solutions for both internal and external use.

·       Develop, maintain, enhance, and test application frameworks of moderate to high complexity.

·       Deliver high quality software by adopting best practices from design through deployment process

·       Adopt shift-left practices by implementing unit tests, container build checks and API Tests for the delivered features.

·       Involved with the investigation and resolution of complex data, system, and software issues in the production environment.

·       Under broad direction, design and implement strategic partner integrations.

·       Participate in the specification and design of new features at client or business request.

·       Participate in the evaluation of new platforms, tools, and technologies.


  • 7-10 years of in Designing, Development and Maintenance of Scalable, Distributed applications.
  • Ability to work and deliver on .NET platforms as well in the transitionary phase for modernization
  • Hands-on experience with the following frameworks

o   C# (.NET Core): Microservices

o   SQL Server

  • Extensive knowledge and hands-on experience with Azure around managed SQL Server, Azure functions, Redis Cache and API management
  • Experience with frameworks like AngularJS, NodeJS and designing MicroService/Event driven architecture.
  • Experience with Git and Git flow for code lifecycle management
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD deployment pipelines and infrastructure provisioning.
  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum development cycles.
  • Ability to communicated ideas / architecture and get buy-in from the relevant stakeholders.

Bonus/Nice to have:

  • Experience with Dispatch and/or Facilities Management domain
  • Experience with splunk and Log-driven development.
  • Experience with Microsoft D365 platform.


Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field such as information systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent work experience. Requires technical and business knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. Typically has 5-7 years of relevant work experience. Consideration given to equivalent combination of education and experience.


Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills.

Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. 

Ability to effectively present information.


Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.

CBRE is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a long-standing commitment to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status, political belief, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

NOTE: An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.