Senior Platform Engineer - Public Cloud Platforms


The Cloud Platforms Team in Platform Engineering is responsible for designing, building, and delivering best in class global multi cloud platforms. We work in collaboration with all adidas Tech teams to deliver best services across consumer touchpoints, corporate applications, and backend systems. We are consumer obsessed and excited about new technologies and solutions that allow our consumers to get what they want, where they want it and when they want it. We keep the consumer at the heart of everything we do.


As part of the Platform Engineering team, your mission is to deliver high quality platforms at speed. You will be working on developing and operating the adidas cloud tech-stack, showcasing your creativity, and using the latest technologies to bring ideas to life.




  • You will bring your ideas to life in a buzzing environment of highly engaged, multinational agile teams, who build game-changing cloud platforms. Right there with you!
  • You will lead and mentor platform engineers having diverse skill sets
  • You will focus on building IaaS and PaaS Solutions on AWS, Azure and GCP
  • You will live a speed & resilience mindset in designing and operating adidas’ global multi cloud platform
  • You will drive adoption of best-in-class cloud [native] practices (Dev, QA, SRE) in all product teams
  • You will be an active contributor in department’s OKR process (Objectives and Key Results) to deliver value to our consumers
  • You will be a sponge, continuously learning the latest tech from experienced colleagues, conferences, and trainings – always growing and improving




  • Track record of designing and building cloud solutions
  • Required knowledge in AWS, Azure, GCP Tech Stack
  • Hands-on experience with both infrastructure and microservices (design and development)
  • Experience with designing and implementing cloud governance at scale
  • Knowledge of back-end technologies (Connectivity, Security, Logging) is a plus
  • Experience with synchronous and asynchronous communication paradigms
  • Experience with continuous integration (toolset) and cloud building blocks (preferred)
  • Eager to look for perfection in your performance through operational excellence, Continuous Integration/Delivery, Test Automation and Everything as Code
  • Motivation to never stop learning in the digital IT space
  • Experience working in D2C domain is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Fluent in English.
  • College or university degree with focus on IT or equivalent.
  • Min. 8 years of Cloud/Infrastructure/Software Engineering IT experience




You will be part of a strategic area within adidas with a lot of opportunities to grow and reach your goals. Together and individually, we will fuel consumer obsession through latest technology. You will be working in a flexible and family friendly environment with open culture.


adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Senior Platform Engineer - Public Cloud Platforms

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Shanghai
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  SH
Country/Region:  CN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  375390
Date:  Nov 25, 2021