Procter & Gamble Innovation Engineer – Consumer/Product in Boston, Massachusetts
Why P&G? P&G is the largest consumer packaged goods company in the world. We have operations in about 80 countries, building 65 trusted brands that make life better for 5 billion consumers in more than 180 countries. This brings many advantages, including the opportunity for our employees to enjoy a diverse and rewarding lifelong career filled with new and exciting challenges. From Day 1, you’ll help fulfill our purpose of improving lives for 5 billion consumers in 180 countries through leading, billion-dollar brands. We believe great ideas emerge from the creative connections that happen between our talented employees and we encourage our multi-functional teams to work together to come up with new ideas to address challenges we face.
Essential Responsibilities •Taking ownership of new ideas from concept to launch, and iterate quickly •Design, develop, deliver and maintain end-to-end solutions for smart/connected products (i.e. mobile, API services, microservices, data platform components, external or 3rd party services) •Design, develop and launch new systems that can consume, understand, and move data throughout a cloud infrastructure •Design and develop continuous integration solutions (CI/CD) •Partner and communicate effectively with our clients and multi-functional, global teams •Staying externally connected to leading-edge technologies and innovation opportunities
Desired Characteristics •Ability to decompose complex business problems and manage a team in solving them •Able to effectively prioritize and execute when tasked with multiple, competing priorities •Self-starter with a positive attitude, real passion for solving difficult problems, willingness to take a hands-on role, and a hunger for knowledge •Desire to test and learn, iterate quickly and seek feedback •Able to communicate effectively – both written and verbal •Flexibility and enthusiasm for learning new technologies, skills, tools and ideas
Qualification Requirements •5-10 years of experience in software engineering •Expertise in one or more object-oriented programming languages (e.g. Python, Go[lang], Java, C/C ) and the eagerness to learn more •Experience with developing and integrating Web Services and APIs, and standard methodologies •Experience with embedded programming (i.e. firmware development) •Experience with IoT communication protocols (e.g. MQTT) •Experience with cloud hosting technology stacks and global service delivery models, specifically Amazon Web Services •Experience working with data structures, algorithms, distributed storage, database systems (SQL or NoSQL) and data warehouse technologies •Experience working with Agile development methodology, DevOps, and CI/CD •Knowledge of and experience (not required) with building, releasing and maintaining mobile apps •Knowledge of container platforms like Docker or Kubernetes, Git / Github Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science, Engineering, or other technical/IT field
The Value of a P&G Career Ongoing coaching and career development – you will work with passionate people and have access to best in class training through our P&G Leadership Academy as well as day-to-day mentoring from your manager. We provide a market-competitive salary benchmarked against the finest companies, so you'll be able to spend your generous vacation time doing more of the things you love with the people you love. We offer a suite of benefits, including but not limited to: flexible working arrangements, remote working options, generous paid vacation increasing with service, generous parental leave policies, group life insurance, health insurance, and dedicated support to help you find the right child care or elder care. Additional perks include discounted P&G products from our company shops and a discount platform offering you unbeatable savings on everything from groceries to exotic holidays. What's more, your financial package might include things like interest-free loans, a tax-advantageous share purchase plan, a contributory pension plan, and financial education and advisement on topics including purchasing real estate and generating wealth.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor. No immigration sponsorship is available for this position. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency except in some areas that in Procter & Gamble's sole discretion require highly specialized backgrounds. Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law. Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.
Job: Information Technology
Title: Innovation Engineer – Consumer/Product
Requisition ID: IT 00001942
Other Locations: US-California-San Francisco, US-Massachusetts-Boston