Sr Director - Platform Engineering
ID do trabalho
12347
Publicado
24-04-2021
Linha de serviço
Advisory Segment
Tipo de função
período integral
Localização(ões)
Dallas - Texas - United States of America

 

Think you are Cloud Native? Design & Platform thinking is your passion? Engineer at heart? Business 
engagement is your strength? well we might just have the right role for you...join a leader in 
commercial real estate….

CBRE is a world leader in commercial real estate management. One of our visions is to transform the 
company into a world-class business enabling digital organization with a focus on agile delivery. 
To deliver this vision, we are looking to hire energetic and passionate technology professionals 
who will shape up future digital platforms and promote a collaborative culture across the company.

To deliver this vision, we are looking to hire energetic and passionate technology professionals 
who will shape up future digital platforms and promote a collaborative culture across the company.


As an Snr Director, Platform Engineering you will be a catalyst in strategic digital transformation 
initiatives. You will be responsible for building our developer marketplace platform, an ecosystem 
to enable re-use of various assets across APIs, SDKs, code libraries and frameworks. The platform 
that you will build will be core to CBRE’s global platform program in the consumption of re-usable 
services and providing a marketplace for our developers.

Education Requirement
•     Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related area. Technical 
certifications (e.g. AWS, GCP, SAFe, etc) desirable or equivalent work experience.
Responsibilities
•    The role offers the chance to drive the success of a global team of software engineers, 
collaborating closely business segments to deliver CBRE’s developer marketplace platform, a 
platform for re-usable assets across APIs, code libraries and frameworks
•    You will be expected to build strong relationships with key technology stakeholders to 
conceptualize and deliver the developer marketplace.
•    This is a technical hands-on role where you will be able to demonstrate your software 
engineering leadership and impact.
•    You will be responsible for setting the strategic platform direction and for transforming the 
platform architecture and technology stack in order to realize the platform objectives.

Experience & Skills Required
This role requires a wide variety of strengths and capabilities, including:

•    BS/BA/MS degree or equivalent experience
•    Mastery of application, data and infrastructure architecture disciplines
•    Knowledge of industry wide technology trends and best practices
•    Expertise in working in in large, collaborative teams to achieve organizational goals, and 
passionate about building an innovative culture
•    Expertise in leading global teams of software engineers Prior hands-on Development experience 
developing enterprise applications in one of the following languages: C++, .Net, Python, Java, and 
SQL/no-SQL technologies
•    Experience with frameworks like ReactJS, AngularJS, NodeJS and designing MicroService/Event 
driven architecture
•    API platform experience – WSO2, Azure API management, APIGEE etc
•    Experience in cloud native architecture and developing highly resilient cloud based services
•    Experience in creating and consuming APIs, embracing an API First / Design First approach
•    Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to present complex issues to 
non-technical users and to influence change.
•    Embrace Agile development methodologies, responsible for elucidating and agreeing 
requirements, building relationships with business users, and taking ownership of deliverables all 
the way to the production environment and beyond
•    Ability to analyze and simplify complex workflows and environments with creative engineering 
solutions
•    Advanced knowledge and experience with the full software development lifecycle, with Agile and 
iterative development practices and associated tools such as JIRA, Azure DevOps etc
•    Experience working in a CI/CD development environment with focus on developing CD pipelines to 
Cloud and On-Prem infrastructure
 

Education Requirement
•     Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related area. Technical 
certifications (e.g. AWS, GCP, SAFe, etc) desirable or 8 to 12 years equivalent work experience.