Principal Engineer

About the Role

We are seeking an accomplished and visionary Principal Engineer to lead and contribute to our organization’s technological advancements. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in shaping the technical direction, providing leadership to engineering teams, and driving innovation in product development.

  • Location: BGC, Manila
  • Shift: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Work set-up: Onsite

Roles and responsibilities:

  • As a Principal Engineer you’ll establish and practice high engineering standards and habits that align with SBC’s overall IT standards and policies to ensure the high software quality
  • Leading teams of engineers in a technology or software development environment.
  • Spearhead technological innovation and contribute to the development of long-term technology strategies.
  • Evaluate emerging technologies and make recommendations for adoption.
  • Collaborate with product managers, architects, and other stakeholders to align engineering efforts with business goals.
  • Bridge the gap between technical teams and non-technical stakeholders, ensuring effective communication.


  • 5+ years of relevant experience in software development principles and methodologies
  • Experience with a variety of programming languages such as Java, C++, Python, and JavaScript
  • Experience with API design and development, including RESTful and SOAP web services
  • Knowledge of cloud computing technologies and platforms such as AWS, Azure, and GCP
  • Familiarity with microservices architecture and containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies and tools such as Scrum and Jira
  • Understanding of security principles and experience implementing security controls in a software development environment
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to lead a team of engineers and work effectively with cross-functional teams.

About Eastvantage

At Eastvantage, our mission is to create meaningful jobs. Through our portfolio of premium and select clients, we provide careers that are knowledge-based, inspiring, and always with the potential for development and growth.

We are an independently-owned outsourcing company with European roots, servicing global companies that have offices in every populated continent in the world. We have been in the industry for a decade, growing from a handful to over 1,000 happy employees over the years.

We invite you to navigate our site to get to know who we are, to see what sets us apart in culture and thinking. Because of this, we carefully select who we work with, both customers and co-workers, which is why people happily stick with us for a wonderful amount of time. We hope to convince you to apply with us and be part of our success story.

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