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Digital Products and Services at PepsiCo
The Digital Evolution is critical to driving PepsiCo's ambitions around being FASTER, STRONGER, and BETTER. The Digital Products & Services team designs, builds, and stands up digital solutions across the value chain, that are embedded into business processes to optimize efficiency, reduce costs, and maintain high ROI. Guided by PEPSICO's global priorities, the Digital Products & Services team create user-centric digital products that can be scaled globally by leveraging the leading technologies, advanced analytics algorithms and latest user research.
Principal Software Engineer in Test
The Principal Software Engineer in Test will play a pivotal role in software development activities and long-term initiative planning and collaboration across the Strategy & Transformation (S&T) organization. Software Engineering is the cornerstone of scalable digital transformation across PepsiCo's value chain. This leader will deliver the end-to-end software development experience, deliver high quality software as part of the DevOps process, and have accountability for our business operations.
The leader in this role will provide technical oversight and direction to our software development team to ensure we deliver the best possible software solutions and ensure they are generating value through cost savings or incremental value. This leader will work closely with the user experience, product, IT, and process engineering teams to develop new products and prioritize deliver solutions across S&T core priorities.
Support the vision and guide a team of engineers to build and support digital products and services (DPS) across S&T core priorities
Drive partnerships with User Experience, Product Management, IT, Data & Analytics, Emerging Tech, Innovation, and Process Engineering teams to deliver the Digital Products portfolio
Develop software development and testing strategy utilizing industry standards. Create roadmap and timing of implementation of the roadmap based on business requirements and strategy.
Lead multi-discipline, high-performance work teams distributed across remote locations effectively. Build, manage, develop, and mentor a team of engineers.
Interact with executives across the company to lead the narrative around software engineering
Develop and expand DPS capabilities through a customer obsessed, services-driven digital solutions platform that leverages data and AI to deliver automated and personalized experiences
Manage and appropriately escalate delivery impediments, risks, issues, and changes tied to the engineering initiatives to the stakeholders
Interact with key business partners to recommend solutions that best meet the strategic needs of the business
A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
Master's or PhD in Computer Science or Engineering preferred
Minimum of 14 years of relevant software development and or testing experience
4+ years' experience of leading the end-to-end testing for distributed web/mobile applications
Commanding knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and object-oriented design
Programming languages - One or more of Java / Python, for writing Automation Scripts
Coding experience in automation testing frameworks, tools & services like Selenium, Appium, JUnit, Cucumber, LoadRunner
Experience with Azure, Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services and cloud specific PaaS and SaaS solutions
Experience with mission critical, 24x7 systems
Experience with high throughput cloud native distributed systems
Experience in testing and consuming large-scale web services
Demonstrate expertise in black box and grey box testing methodologies, experience with standard QA and development tools