Senior DevOps & Software Engineer

Job Description:

Senior DevOps & Software Engineer

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn’t exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it’s important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking.” – John Banovetz, senior vice president and chief technology officer at 3M 

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this RoleAs a, Sr. DevOps and Software Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Being part of a cross-functional agile team developing a mix of Azure cloud-based and on-premises applications, primarily in C#, and Python delivering on-time to Stake holders
  • Developing software products in conjunction with the business and data science teams
  • Providing technical leadership and guidance in every day technical decisions
  • Leading technical initiatives to automate and improve processes and software quality
  • Engaging with the Product Owner and program stakeholders to develop acceptance criteria for features and user stories to meet business requirements.

Your Skills and Expertise  To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution and three (3) years of applied Software Development and/or DevOps experience in a private, public, government or military environment OR Highschool Diploma (equivalent) (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution and Six (6) years of applied Software Development and/or DevOps experience in a private, public, government or military environment
  • Three (3) years object-oriented programming language like C# or .Net
  • Three (3) years designing, building, deploying & maintaining software code release pipelines
  • Three (3) years designing and implementing developing high scale secure solutions in Microsoft Azure or other major cloud environments

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Experience with Web services and web application development (SOAP/REST, JavaScript/Angular)
  • Experience with programming & data engineering languages like Python , C# and SQL.
  • Experience with big data systems like Spark, Hadoop, Hive, Databricks, or other large scale data processing engines.
  • Excellent understanding of AI techniques and algorithms, such as deep learning, machine learning, and predictive analytics.
  • Experience developing software that employs statistical computing/data science toolsets including R and Python

Travel: May include up to 5% domestic/international

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

Location: Maplewood, MN and may consider remote U.S. work location

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Supporting Your Well-being 

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope. 

Resources for You 

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Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at or on Twitter @3M.Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.3M is an equal opportunity employer.  3M  will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

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