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Engineering Manager - Kafka & TIBCO

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Rocklin, CA, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: SS-14777
Area of Interest: Information Technology
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Shared Services
Position Type: Full-time


Location: Rocklin, CA

Williams Sonoma Inc is a successful, fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial vibe and we're at the forefront of tech and retail, redefining our platforms for the next generation. You will have a chance to work at the pace of a start-up with the resources of a $5 billion company. We want you to bring creative ideas to the table and work with our teams to execute them to completion. We work with great brands and provide the best quality products to our customers to enhance their lives at home.

As an Engineering manager of Kafka and TIBCO Middleware platform -- you own the teams and platforms for current and next-generation integration that enables Williams Sonoma systems to work seamlessly across the enterprise and channels.

With that, if you are passionate about building a world-class integration platform using Apache Kafka and TIBCO products then you are the in the right spot.

Key Job Functions:

* Accountable and responsible for building scalable, robust and highly available Kafka and TIBCO platforms with business continuity mindset.
* Hands-on and drive the team in building new platforms -- this includes: Infrastructure as a code, Security, Compliance, CI/CD for provisioning the components, Performance testing, Incident management, performance monitoring, alerting, runbook development, log monitoring
* Drive the architecture and platform readiness that supports business continuity objectives
* Own and Maintain the platform and architecture improvements to deliver a resilient platform with proven patterns
* Execute the "follow the sun" production support model with geographically distributed teams
* Build and maintain high performant teams along with managing the day to day activities, budget, schedule, allocation of the resources across multiple projects
* As a leader - coach, mentor, bring your A game daily and keep up the optimistic energy within the team



* Bachelors or master's in computer science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field required
* Must have 8+ years of experience in the Information Technology
* Must have 5+ years of experience in building and administering TIBCO platforms that billion: TIBCO Business Works, EMS, Admin, Hawk Monitoring
* Must have 3+ years of experience in world-class and administering Apache Kafka messaging platform
* Must have experience optimizing -- Kafka and TIBCO platforms
* Must have experience in working with Docker and Kubernetes
* Must have scripting experience for DevOps and working with our systems like Ansible, Terraform, Jenkins, shell, chef, antifactory, python.
* Must have experience in optimizing Java-based application that includes: JVM fine tunings, application server and messaging server fine-tuning
* Must have experience in setting up applications with SSL, Load balancer, Active/Active or Active/Passive systems
* Experience working with Azure is a plus

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: Sacramento

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