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Senior Engineer – Hybrid Cloud Platforms

Chandler, Arizona;

Job Description:

At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better through the power of every connection. Responsible Growth is how we run our company and how we deliver for our clients, teammates, communities and shareholders every day.

One of the keys to driving Responsible Growth is being a great place to work for our teammates around the world. We’re devoted to being a diverse and inclusive workplace for everyone. We hire individuals with a broad range of backgrounds and experiences and invest heavily in our teammates and their families by offering competitive benefits to support their physical, emotional, and financial well-being.

Bank of America believes both in the importance of working together and offering flexibility to our employees. We use a multi-faceted approach for flexibility, depending on the various roles in our organization.

Working at Bank of America will give you a great career with opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact, along with the power to make a difference. Join us!

About Bank of America – Global Technology:

Global Technology delivers technology services globally across the bank’s eight lines of business that serve individuals, companies, and institutions. The team also focuses on digital banking, payments, infrastructure, data management and technology that enhances cyber security, and risk and capital management. Innovation is at the heart of all Global Technology does.

Enterprise Cloud Platforms Team:

Enterprise Cloud Platforms team in the CTO organization offers Private and Public Cloud platforms for Bank of America’s developers to drive faster time-to-market, innovation with private and public cloud capabilities, and reduce complexity with built-in integrations. We believe in high quality engineering culture to engineer our platforms with customer and platform mindset, design for large enterprise scale and resilience, and accelerate market innovation into the technical platforms we deliver.

Position Summary:

We are seeking an experienced Senior Engineer to design, build, test, package, deploy and operate our enterprise scale cloud platform.

As part of this team, you will have a large impact on the evolution of next generation Cloud services for Bank of America and explore an extensive list of new technologies that will drive innovation across our company.

This job is responsible for defining and leading the engineering approach for complex features to deliver significant business outcomes. Key responsibilities of the job include delivering complex features and technology, enabling development efficiencies, providing technical thought leadership based on conducting multiple software implementations, and applying both depth and breadth in a number of technical competencies. Additionally, this job is accountable for end-to-end solution design and delivery.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for design, engineering of, and delivering capabilities in a fully automated and supportable fashion to the firm’s hybrid cloud platforms.

  • Partner to deliver scalable IaaS and PaaS platforms for stateless and stateful workloads (Kubernetes and serverless) into a hybrid cloud architecture.

  • Partner with Risk, Information Security, and compliance teams to bring visibility and implement enterprise controls, policies, standards, and industry best-practices.

  • Develop, enhance, test, and assist in maintenance and support as needed for the hybrid cloud platforms, and provide escalation support to Operations and SRE teams and customers.

  • Investigate new products and/or capabilities of existing products to serve customer requirements.

  • Integrate products and features into existing bank processes, with an eye towards automation of the process.

  • Ensures that the design and engineering approach for complex features are consistent with the larger portfolio solution.

  • Define the technology tool stack for the solution and evaluate and adapt new testing tool/framework/practices for team(s).

  • Enables team(s)/applications with Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD) capabilities and engages with other technical stakeholders pertaining to efficient functioning of CI-CD pipeline.

  • Guides and influences team(s) on design and best practices for high code performance –e.g. pairing, code reviews.

  • Works with stakeholders to establish high-level solution needs and with architects for technical requirements.

Required Job Skills:

  • BS /MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent working experience

  • Experience with multiple large cloud service providers:  Azure, AWS, and/or GCP

  • Highly proficient in infrastructure automation tasks using tools such as shell scripting, python, Ansible or Terraform

  • An appreciation and understanding of the software delivery lifecycle within a team-based environment

  • Experience in agile deployment methodologies (e.g. GitOps)

  • Experience with infra-as-code, config-as-code, policy-as-code in a large enterprise-scale environment

  • Hands on experience with enterprise-scale container deployments from inception and design, through deployment, operation, and support including OpenShift and managed Kubernetes services such as AKS, EKS, or GKE

  • Experience in cloud-native network, storage, and virtualization technologies

  • Experience with automation in one or more of the programming: Python, Go, Ansible

  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication (written, verbal, and presentation) skills are a must

Desired Job Skills:

  • Experience working in a highly available multi-datacenter environment

  • 4+ years of hands-on experience working on building, deploying and operating container solutions, including Kubernetes / OpenShift platforms

  • Experience in Terraform, ArgoCD, Tekton, and K-native technologies

  • Knowledge of various container runtimes

  • Familiarity with the operator deployment patterns

  • Operate in a fast-paced environment with multiple concurrent priorities

  • Experience working within a regulated financial environment is desirable

  • Self-starter able to work with minimal supervision

  • Result Orientation

  • Technical Strategy Development

  • Automation

  • Application Development

  • Solution Design

  • Architecture

  • Risk Management

  • Solution Delivery Process

  • Analytical Thinking

  • Collaboration


1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 


Learn more about this role

Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: Yes, 5% of the time

Jersey City pay and benefits information

Jersey City pay range:

$113,000 - $200,000 annualized salary, offers to be determined based on experience, education and skill set.

Discretionary incentive eligible

This role is eligible to participate in the annual discretionary plan. Employees are eligible for an annual discretionary award based on their overall individual performance results and behaviors, the performance and contributions of their line of business and/or group; and the overall success of the Company.


This role is currently benefits eligible. We provide industry-leading benefits, access to paid time off, resources and support to our employees so they can make a genuine impact and contribute to the sustainable growth of our business and the communities we serve.