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Sr. Cloud Software Engineer

Company: Fortune Brands
Location: Deerfield
Posted on: March 14, 2023

Job Description:

Job Description

Fortune Brands Innovations is in search of a Senior Cloud Software Engineer to join our innovative engineering team for next generation product development.

Our IoT outlook strives for consumer interaction with our products in new and unique ways. As a member of the IoT Cloud Software team, you will architect, design, collaborate, and bring life to IoT solutions alongside skilled engineers on the Mobile, Firmware, and QA teams. Understanding and materializing the vision for next generation products, you will build robust, scalable cloud solutions as a foundation for our IoT services.

In constructing and coordinating cloud product software from start to finish, including AWS cloud infrastructure, Android/iOS app interfaces, backend interfaces, and product firmware and systems, you will also develop various key features such as sensors, motors, and digital control interfacing to serverless clouds, mobile devices, and voice assistants. Beyond a doubt, we have an exciting roadmap ahead for digital products, thus necessitating growth and expansion of our team!


  • Architect, build, and test IoT microservices to support APIs, MQTT topics, and business logic.
  • Architect, build, and test data structures to support telemetry, usage, and business data.
  • Provide expertise and guidance for Cloud solutions to product, firmware, and mobile teams.
  • Mentor, develop, and grow junior Software Engineers.
  • Optimization of microservices to be cost effective and fast.
  • Provide support to software architecture, design, and implementation of software components related to our IoT connected products. Utilize efficient and compact software to balance tradeoffs spanning the cloud, device firmware, connected applications, and other backend systems.
  • Design and architect data storage by balancing performance, cost, and storage tradeoffs through various database technologies.
  • Collaborate with Embedded Software Engineers, Mobile Developers, DevOps, Quality Assurance, UX, and Marketing.
  • Evaluate security best practices, trends, and typical models to identify and recommend appropriate solutions for connected products to meet stringent requirements.
  • Responsible for software architecture, design, and implementation of software components related to our IoT connected products.
  • Lead the adoption of best-in-class software engineering practices, frameworks, and tools.
  • Develop efficient and compact software to balance tradeoffs spanning the cloud, device firmware, connected apps, and other backend systems.
  • Actively contribute to and support challenging software implementation by creating the critical code foundation on top of which other members of the team can build.


    • Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent experience.
    • 5-7 years of software engineering experience with progressively increased responsibility, including architecting and developing components or features.
    • Practical experience in developing serverless or microservice solutions or N-tiered development.
    • Practical experience in developing on cloud systems (AWS preferred, optionally Azure and GCP).
    • Strong understanding of IoT solutions, having built or been part of a team that delivered an IoT solution.
    • Practical experience developing in various object-oriented programming and scripting languages (e.g., Node.JS, JavaScript, TypeScript, Golang, C#, Java).
    • Practical experience building data structures (e.g., relational, document, graph) and data sources (e.g., NoSQL, RDBMS, files) for various data types.
    • Practical experience designing and controlling APIs for consistency, simplicity, and extensibility.
    • Strong AWS microservice development - e.g., Lambda, Amazon S3, Amazon Cognito, Amazon API Gateway, DynamoDB, AWS IoT Core, Kinesis, SNS, SQS.

      Hiring Range: $107,800-$149,783

      Additional Information

      Fortune Brands Innovation (FBIN) is built on industry-leading brands and innovation within our operating segments: Plumbing, Doors and Security. We have an impressive track record of strong financial results, market outperformance and growth, which translates into career and professional growth opportunities for associates. Please visit our website at to learn more.

      Equal Employment Opportunity

      FBIN is an equal opportunity employer. FBIN evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability/handicap status, marital status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic history or information, or any other legally protected characteristic.

      Reasonable Accommodations

      FBIN is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please contact us at and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

Keywords: Fortune Brands, Arlington Heights , Sr. Cloud Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Deerfield, Illinois

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