Sr. Cloud Platform Engineer I

Req ID: R33225

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Sr. Cloud Platform Engineer I

  • Remote, United States
  • Remote, Florida, United States
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

You are a senior software engineer who knows how to apply engineering principles to design and build toolchains and workflows. You have demonstrable experience managing or developing a multi-tenanted SaaS. You are well versed in a large number of technologies and welcome new tools and techniques. If you have 5+ years of software engineering experience, we'd love to speak with you!

Position Overview:

As a member of the Cloud Platform Engineering team, you will be engaged in major projects spanning multiple agile teams. You will design, execute and drive projects from conception through completion. In addition, you will be assisting with transformation of the organization through training, implementing tools, and influencing key stakeholders to promote cross-functional excellence. Every Cloud Platform Engineer is responsible for the Security, Availability, Performance, Compliance, and Cost of Citrix cloud services. This role can sit remote in additional must be open to working Eastern or Central Time zones.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Become proficient in technologies and subjects quickly and effectively

  • Work with a team on projects/technical initiatives and architectural/technical service improvements through completion (drives components of projects)

  • Works to influence parties within and outside of the job function at an operational level regarding policies, practices and procedures

  • Work with the development teams to design scalable, robust systems using cloud native architectural principles

  • Developing cloud services and working heavily with cloud infrastructure 

  • Working with evolving requirements and relentlessly pursuing refinement; utilizing strong effective communication skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with container technologies: Docker, Kubernetes

  • Proficient in one or more cloud providers (GCP, AWS, Azure).

  • Requires a minimum of 4 years of software development experience with one or more programming languages (C#, Java, Python, GoLang, or equivalent)

  • Requires a University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years of prior relevant experience; or a Master's degree with 3 years; or a PhD without experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working on systems or applications at scale

  • Experience leading and motivating technical teams

  • Scaled agile framework for enterprise (SAFe) certifications or experience

  • Experience developing and utilizing best practices for authentication and authorization across a large organization

  • Security/compliance experience

  • Experience with source control and continuous integration tools like Jenkins, Git/GitHub or BitBucket

  • Experience working with Microservices architectures

Functional Area:

Cloud Ops

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

At Citrix, our employees perform extraordinary acts of creativity and service every day. We provide benefits and rewards that meet the diverse needs of our employees by offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and equitable rewards opportunities for all employees. In the state of Colorado, the salary for this role generally ranges from $123,680 -$154,600 but may vary depending on your qualifications including job-related education, training, experience, licensure, and certification, that could result at a level outside of this range. Certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including annual bonus, sales incentives, and/or stock depending on the terms of the applicable plan and role as well as individual performance. Benefits may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Citrix and the country where you work. U.S. based employees are typically offered access to healthcare, life insurance and disability benefits, 401(k) plan and company match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), and education assistance program, among others.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at

Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

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