Senior Cloud Engineer - Platform Engineering
Royal Bank of Canada
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
9d ago

What is the opportunity?

The platform engineering team believes in automating everything, making data-driven decisions, minimizing friction for platform adoption and most of all embracing change.

We believe in collaboration, collective ownership and continuous improvement. Our team is supporting multiple large scale initiatives across the business from personal and commercial banking, investor and treasury, wealth management and insurance.

As a platform engineer you will be responsible to build out various big data platforms using Cloud, Hadoop and Container based technologies for real-

time stream, batch processing and analytics.

This role will take on challenges of scaling out systems for performance and multi-tenancy across all dimensions using cutting-edge technology.

What will you do?

  • Work on large scale clusters on premise and in the Cloud
  • Scale out clusters and services to many use cases and hundreds of applications
  • Design and build resilient and highly available multi-tenant solutions
  • Deploy and test out new technologies such as Openshift, Graph databases and GPUs.
  • Desire to grow and learn Cloud based big data technologies
  • Automate and secure everything
  • What you need to succeed?

    Must have

  • Experience with distributed systems, designing and building for resiliency and performance
  • Experience with building platforms on AWS and / or Azure cloud, container based platforms
  • Automation via REST APIs and Python
  • Experience with network administration, Linux Administration (CentOS, RHEL, Ubuntu)
  • Experience with system and network security best practices.
  • Nice to have

  • Experience with Spark, Hadoop, Kafka and Storm, NoSQL databases like HBase, Cassandra, SolR
  • Experience with Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP), data science platforms such as Jupyter and CDSW
  • Experience with Ansible and Git
  • What’s in it for you?

    We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper.

    We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation, commissions, and stock where applicable
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • A world-class training program in financial services
  • Opportunities to do challenging work
  • Opportunities to take on progressively greater accountabilities
  • About RBC

    Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization.

    We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis.

    We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S.

    and 37 other countries.

    For more information, please visit

    Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

    RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.

    We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal / Native American status or any other legally-protected factors.

    Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.

    City : Toronto

    Address : 88 Queens Quay West

    Work Hours / Week : 37.5

    Work Environment : Office

    Employment Type : Permanent

    Career Level : People Manager

    Pay Type : Salary + Variable Bonus

    Required Travel(%) : 0

    Exempt / Non-Exempt : N / A

    People Manager : Yes

    Application Deadline : 04 / 26 / 2019

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