Senior Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure – Secrets Management

地区: Canada

州/省: British Columbia

城市: Vancouver

业务单元: Store Support Centre (SSC)


Who we are

lululemon is an innovative performance apparel company for yoga, running, training, and other athletic pursuits. Setting the bar in technical fabrics and functional design, we create transformational products and experiences that support people in moving, growing, connecting, and being well. We owe our success to our innovative product, emphasis on stores, commitment to our people, and the incredible connections we make in every community we're in. As a company, we focus on creating positive change to build a healthier, thriving future. In particular, that includes creating an equitable, inclusive and growth-focused environment for our people. 

About this team
A core pillar of lululemon’s technology strategy is to provide strong and scalable foundations.  Leveraging cloud, we create and manage platforms servicing our internal stakeholders with a customer-first mindset. We enable and empower teams to become self-sufficient, while providing guardrails to protect the organization.

A day in the life
The Senior Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure is a pragmatic visionary, willing to make a lasting impact that echoes through the technology and the company. This lead takes on secrets management challenges (HashiCorp Vault Enterprise ) and builds high quality, architecturally sound systems that are aligned with our business needs. He remains hands-on and leads by example. By being close to the details, this leader earns the respect needed to be effective technical leaders. The Senior engineer brings clarity to complexity and demonstrate smart ways to simplify. This role requires a leader and mentor, setting excellent examples for the local teams and the entire engineering community.

The Senior engineer must thrive in fast-paced environments, be able to manage through ambiguity and complexity, invent and simplify processes, and simultaneously support multiple projects impacting a growing global organization. This role requires excellent communication and organizational skills and the ability to identify and eliminate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate, and make tradeoffs, and balance business needs versus technical constraints. Maturity, curiosity, creative problem solving, and team leadership are all essential to success in this role.
Key Responsibilities
Technical delivery and ownership
  • Responsible for HashiCorp Vault Enterprise platform supporting multiple teams/organizations
  • Contributes to development of new secrets management solutioning principles and concepts.
  • Expertise of engineering practices. Integrates broad working knowledge in related disciplines to create integrated engineering solutions for complex business situations.
  • Advanced knowledge in Cloud (AWS/Azure) engineering and architecture, as well as automated application deployment and practical security methodology
  • Proficiency and experience with concepts and technologies used in software development, operations, security, cloud, microservices, containers, and scheduling platforms
  • Ability to work well in a highly dynamic environment that focuses on providing outstanding customer service
  • Comfort working remotely and perform well given a high level of independence and autonomy
Enrollment, Influence, and adoption
  • Serves as senior engineering resource in cross functional teams dealing with challenging engineering problems and opportunities. 
  • Articulate technical functionality of Vault, Kubernetes and infrastructure platforms to multiple technical audiences.
  • Educate and advise users on how to adopt the functionality of infrastructure platform products within their strategy and processes to achieve measurable value.
  • Translate application team needs into technical solutions and product requirements.
  • Influences decisions that impact critical long term IT strategy for organizational success.
  • Provides thought leadership to ensure that systems and services are designed, and operating to achieve optimal levels of performance, reliability, and sustainability.
  • Understands, identifies, and measures across multiple organizations.
  • Supports/mentors skill development in team
  • Demonstrates ability to coach team members around best practices for delivering high performant and scalable solutions.
  • Mentors team members on secure coding best practices
  • 7+ years of related work experience working in high performance or distributed systems, with direct work experience across a variety of Cloud Infrastructure disciplines. 
  • Expert experience working with AWS Cloud Infrastructure, HashiCorp Vault Enterprise, Kubernetes, CI/CD.
  • Expert proficiency with Infrastructure as a Code (Terraform) based on recommended pattern
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management expertise to describe access control security policies across the business
  • Experience/familiarity with CI/CD tools such as Bitbucket, git, Artifactory, and Jenkins and supporting platforms and services (hosting, monitoring, governance, and others)
  • Proficiency and/or knowledge of coding against Rest API, JSON,etc.
  • Deep familiarity with microservices architectures, and ideally have seen them in operation at a global scale
  • Possess strong understanding of security principles
  • Able to knowledgeably discuss performance, security, and user interactions in complex systems
  • Built or operated a large-scale Cloud service
Must haves:
  • Lean Agile mentality 
  • Ability to prioritize and be a self-starter 
  • Acknowledges the presence of choice in every moment and takes personal responsibility for their life.
  • Possesses an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovates to achieve great results.
  • Communicates with honesty and kindness, and creates the space for others to do the same.
  • Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure.
  • Fosters connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships.
  • Integrates fun and joy as a way of being and working, aka doesn’t take themselves too seriously.