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Cloud Software Engineer

Date: Jan 23, 2023

Location: Lenexa, KS, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Cloud Software Engineer within our IDEA team located in Lenexa, KS to help support our Automotive, Furniture, Elite Comfort Systems, and Adjustable Beds businesses.  Did you know we have been revolutionizing the sleep industry since 1883?  That’s right!  In fact, we hold the original patent on a spiral steel coil bed spring, filed way back in 1885.  Since then, we have been an industry leader in guaranteeing you get the best sleep possible.  If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.


As a Cloud Software Engineer you will have the opportunity to assist with the launching of our cloud driven products.  Your contributions will have a direct impact on the business by developing, deploying, and debugging systems as well as executing new cloud initiatives.  The team you will be working with is close knit, and values people who are teachable and flexible, with a high level of detail. 


So, what will you be doing as a Cloud Software Engineer?

  • Regularly evaluate cloud applications, hardware, and software
  • Develop and organize cloud systems
  • Work closely with IT security
  • Offer guidance in infrastructure techniques
  • Create a well-informed cloud strategy
  • Document the work in detailed, easy to follow language


To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, information technology, or relevant field
  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience with cloud services
  • Proficiency of containerization tools and understand Docker and Kubernetes
  • Linux server knowledge within the realm of architecture, maintenance, and administration
  • Grasp on cloud database management skills
  • Strong general programming skills, along with knowledge of programming languages such as SQL, and JavaScript
  • Understanding of virtual networks and general network management functions
  • Knowledge to deploy and run application software on virtual machines
  • Familiarity with open standards, such as XML (Extensible Markup Language), SOAP (Simple Object Access Protocol)
  • Strong interpersonal skills (communication, teamwork, dependability)


Things we consider a plus:

  • Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert
  • Familiarity with development methodologies such as TDD and BDD


What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for! Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team. Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.


Our Values

Our values speak to our shared beliefs, and describe how we approach working together.

  • Put People First reflects our commitment to safety and care of each other, learning and development, and creating an inclusive environment of mutual respect, empathy and belonging.
  • Do the Right Thing focuses us on acting with honesty and integrity, delivering the results the right way, taking pride in our work, and speaking the truth – good or bad.
  • Do Great Work…Together occurs when we engage without hierarchy, collaborate as a team, embrace challenges, and work for the good of all of us.
  • Take Ownership and Raise the Bar demonstrates our responsibility to add value and make a difference, challenge the status quo and biases to make things better, foster innovative and creative solutions to drive impact, and explore new perspectives and embrace change.


Our Commitment to You

We're actively taking steps to make sure our culture is inclusive and that our processes and practices promote equity for all. Leggett & Platt is comprised of people of all abilities, gender identities and expressions, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, veteran status, and more. Join us!


We welcome and encourage applications if you meet the minimum qualifications. Even if you do not meet the preferred qualifications, we’d love the opportunity to consider you.


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