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The Boeing Company Senior Cloud Architect in Tukwila, Washington

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

The Boeing Company is seeking Senior Cloud Architect (SCA ) to join their team in Tukwila, Washington .

This positions will focus on supporting the Boeing Defense Systems (BDS) business organization.

As a Senior Cloud Architect you will help guide the Boeing Enterprise transformation of DevSecOps across our business units. The successful candidate will design, implement, and maintain a modern system deployment to the cloud environment with a Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) workflows for system build, test and deploy in containerized microservices. We operate as a fast paced agile team. We seek candidates who have proven skills in DevOps, Cloud environments, software development, test automation, and system automation.

These positions will place you in roles where you have the opportunity to make an impact on the results of our project. The DevOps team offers a collaborative mentoring environment where you have the opportunity to learn from or lead others.

Position responsibilities:

  • Develop and Enhance our DevOps operations in multiple Cloud Service environments

  • Perform in the entire software development life cycle of the DevOps tool chain

  • Collaborate on idea creation and development of the DevOps tool chain

  • Support the ongoing lifecycle maintenance of the DevOps tool chain

  • Support the software quality efforts of our Boeing product deliveries to our customers

  • Leads activities to develop, document and maintain complex architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems

  • Leads development of code and integration of complex software components into a fully functional software system

  • Develops software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met

  • Provides technical leadership for software projects and leads software supplier management activities

  • Leads development, selection, tailoring and deployment of processes, tools and metrics

  • Leads software research and development projects

  • Serves as a subject matter expert for software domains, system-specific issues, processes and regulations

  • Tracks and evaluates software team and supplier performance to ensure product and process conformance to project plans and industry standards

  • Trains and mentors others

  • Works under consultative direction

Technology areas this position are:

  • Agile product development

  • Continuous integration, testing, and delivery

  • Automated system testing, integration, and deployment

  • Rolling out upgrades to our software factories as needed

  • Work closely with developers, testers, and system engineers from multiple product teams

  • Suggest modifications to the DevSecOps workflow to improve efficiency

  • Research and pitch new tools/products to the team

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. A final U.S. Secret Clearance Post-Start is required.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

  • 1+ years of experience on Automation, CI/CD techniques or software design patterns

  • 1+ years of experience with Cloud Formation, Terraform or Ansible, Jenkins and Git

  • 1+ years of experience in programming skills such as Java, Python, Go, Bash or C++ 1+ years of experience with Kubernetes and Rancher

  • 3+ years of experience in software development, systems engineering, or integration and test experience with software systems

  • 3+ years of experience with Cloud technologies like AWS, Google, or Azure.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • 1+ years of experience with Docker and Ansible containers

  • 3+ years of experience with Jenkins or Bamboo

  • Experience of designing and implementing full stack/Microservice infrastructure.

  • Experience of Istio/Service Mesh/Kubernetes, Rancher, Git, Chef, Ansible, Grafana, and Prometheus

  • Experience with security controls such as DoD RMF, HIPAA, or Security Operations Center (SOC)

Typical Education & Experience:

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 14 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.


Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.

Drug Free Workplace:

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.


This position is for 1st shift.

Referral Bonus:

Referral to this job is eligible for bonus.


This is a union-represented position.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.