In work and in life. On the field, the court or the ice. Nothing wins like a commitment to excellence, to your team and your goals. At DICK’S Sporting Goods, it’s this kind of thinking that inspires our mission to be the #1 choice for athletes and sports enthusiasts like you.
The Platform Engineer is responsible for joining the platform team and contributing to the design of our cloud service on PCF, infrastructure as a software development, and overall product lifecycle for a product that our users love. The engineering process is highly collaborative. Platform Engineer are expected to pair on a daily basis as they work through user stories and support platform as it evolves. In addition, Platform Engineer will be involved in product configuration, performance tuning and testing as well as production monitoring. As a Platform Engineer, you will be part of a team with more experienced engineers to help build and grow your skills while you create, support, and deploy production applications.
Delivery & Execution:
Collaborates and pairs with other product team members (engineering, and product management) to create secure, reliable, scalable platform solutions
Works with Product Teams to ensure their applications are able to successfully deploy to a sandbox, non-production and production environment.
Writes custom code or scripts to automate infrastructure, monitoring services, and test cases
Writes custom code or scripts to do “destructive testing” to ensure adequate resiliency in production
Configures commercial off the shelf solutions to align with evolving business needs
Creates meaningful dashboards, logging, alerting, and responses to ensure that issues are captured and addressed proactively
Support & Enablement:
Fields questions from other product teams or support teams
Monitors tools and participates in conversations to encourage collaboration across product teams
Provides platform support for software running in production
Proactively monitors production Service Level Objectives for the platform
Proactively reviews the Performance and Capacity of all aspects of production: code, infrastructure, data, and message processing
Learning: Participates in learning activities around modern cloud architecture and design and development core practices (communities of practice)
Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
Reviews and discusses changes from more senior engineers to understand best practices and design patterns
Increases business acumen by learning about other parts of the business
3-5 years of experience
Strong Windows and Linux knowledge Understand computer hardware, software, and networking Cloud Infrastructure (Azure and GCP) Coding and scripting experience Experience designing, building and maintaining large enterprise systems Familiarity with database technologies Message queuing and orchestration experience Event Streaming
Technology, we use it in our lives every day. It’s part of who we are and how we communicate. Everyone knows the technology helps make our lives easier, but how is it making our lives happier? That’s where we come in. At DICK’S Sporting Goods, we are changing the way we think about develop and deliver technology to the world. And we’ve never been more excited. We are building balanced teams of designers, product managers and engineers in a challenging, supportive environment where the power of their opinion truly matters. We are pushing the boundaries of what we think we can achieve and then making it reality. There is nothing more fulfilling than seeing your passion and hard work making a difference in people’s lives every day. That’s why we are developing technology so you can spend less time on logistics and more time where it matters most. We take pride in seeing the positive impact our technology has on a daily basis for both our teammates and athletes. Because, at DICK’S Sporting Goods, we care about creating happy humans – inside and out.