General information

All posting locations: Remote, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Job Function: 04 - IT

Date Published: 11-Nov-2022

Ref #: R-55927

Description & Requirements


We're one of the world's largest food and beverage companies and a trusted producer of high-quality- great-tasting- and nutritious foods- earning us a spot on 97% of American household tables. As the guardians of our beloved brands and the creators of innovative products- we're dedicated To Sustainably Grow by Delighting More Consumers Globally.

Today- The Kraft Heinz Company is building a new legacy by investing in a robust Digital infrastructure to revolutionize the food and beverage industry. We are on a journey to create a digitally-powered- agile-enterprise – all while honoring a 150-year heritage and a portfolio of 200 iconic brands. At the heart of this journey is our ambition to create an environment where powerful AI solutions augment humans and where small mission-based teams relentlessly pursue tangible solutions for our consumers- customers- and the enterprise.

That ambition requires us to create a modern cloud and data ecosystem - a one of its kind that becomes the neural network of our company. We want you to bring your tech-self to us. We use Python- R- Spark- React- Tableau- Snowflake- GCP- Azure- and others to solve our business challenges. You can look forward to high-impact- no bureaucracy- entrepreneurial work – done in small teams – and a unique opportunity to create something bold- something awesome- something inventive -- and something globally impactful.


As a Principal - Cloud Engineering- you will lead technical implementation of engagements- including architectural design sessions- specific enterprise cloud & data programs and other initiatives. You will be hands–on- crafting cloud usage patterns for Kraft Heinz with a strong focus on microservices- containers- immutable infrastructure and migrating existing workloads to cloud. Examples of business problems you will solve include helping R&D determine the next generation of household products- revolutionizing consumer engagement with personally relevant content- and reinventing our supply chain to eliminate food waste. Furthermore- you will:

· Deliver against the strategic roadmap for cloud architecture.

· Work across a myriad of technology stacks in Azure and GCP- understanding and utilizing their unique native services in deployments

· Ensure best practices and patterns are being implemented for cloud solutions

· Provide technical direction to team members to develop- test and implement the solution as per the design and within the specified timelines

· Be familiar with using automated orchestration and configuration management techniques.

· Understand the design- deployment- and management of secure and compliant enterprise servers- network infrastructure- boundary protection- and cloud architectures using Infrastructure-as-Code

· Coordinate with client product teams- Engineering team members- and other stakeholders to build- monitor- and maintain a secure cloud-hosted infrastructure via automation in both production and non-production environments

· Configure and tune cloud-based tools- manage cost- security- and compliance for the client’s environments

· Design- build- and maintain environment-specific alerts and dashboards via analytics tools such as Splunk and Elastic Stack

· Monitor and resolve site stability and performance issues

· Conduct testing and data reviews to evaluate the effectiveness of current security and operational measures

· Authoring and peer review of detailed design and security documentation- inclusive of vendor best practices


  • · Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent; Masters preferred.

    · 10+ Years’ Experience – at least 4 years in a Cloud Solution Architecture and Engineering lead role.

    · Have strong hands-on expertise in implementing and architecting scalable GCP solution

    · 2+ years’ experience with Infrastructure-as-Code and orchestration/automation tools such as Terraform and Ansible

    · Experience with delivering Google Cloud Platform products- including App Engine- Compute Engine- Cloud Storage- Cloud SQL- Cloud Datastore- Cloud Pub Sub- Cloud Dataflow- and more.

    · Extensive hands-on Azure design and architecture experience including key Azure platform and infrastructure services such as ExpressRoute- Networking- Routing- Azure Policy- Azure Data factory- AKS- ADLS- Snowflake- PrivateLink- SQL database etc.

    · Strong experience with IaaS platform capabilities and services (Professional cloud certifications preferred)

    · Experience working within an automated CI/CD pipeline for release development- testing- remediation- and deployment

    · Experience working within container orchestration solutions such as big query- Docker- Kubernetes- Docker- EKS and/or ECS

    · Experience with vulnerability management tools and data to ensure provisioning of secure- patched resources

    · Experience using analytics tools and Elastic Stack for querying- monitoring and alerting

    · Experience with agile way of working

    · Expertise in at least one primary scripting language (Bash- Python- PowerShell)

    · Excellent communication- organizational- and problem-solving skills in a dynamic environment

    · Effective documentation skills- to include technical diagrams and written descriptions

    · Ability to work independently and as part of a team with professional attitude and demeanor

    · Critical thinking- and ability to balance environmental requirements with mission needs


We're accelerating our ambition to become a best-in-class Digital leader by making data-driven investments that drive smarter business decisions. We’re dedicated To Sustainably Grow by Delighting More Consumers Globally- and what we build today helps bring joy to customers- consumers- and communities around the world tomorrow.  Here at Kraft Heinz- we're not afraid to challenge the status quo. We are bold. We embrace new ideas. We value diverse perspectives. And we dare to do better every single day. We reward courage in the face of uncertainty. And every day- we are transforming our industry.  We are creating the future of food- and we invite you to join us.

About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Vaccination & Office Collaboration Expectations

Our highest priority is always the health, wellbeing, and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation.

We believe our office environment fuels our collaboration, connection & community as an organization and allows our employees to grow toward greatness. We also believe providing a more flexible and agile model is essential in today’s workplace. A majority of our office-based employees will be able to work remotely for up to two days each week. Additionally, employees who are subject to this hybrid model will be eligible to work from anywhere for up to six weeks in a rolling 12-month period (in maximum two-week increments and according to benefits and tax guidelines). Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in office depending on the role’s responsibilities and requirements.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.