Collaboration Engineer (Remote)


Yum instituted a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for health and safety reasons. Yum requires corporate employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Yum! Brands is seeking a highly talented Collaboration Platforms Governance Engineer who is driven to develop innovative solutions that enable more flexible collaboration experiences but at the same time in a secure way. The candidate should have a broad set of I.T. knowledge, including but not limited to Microsoft O365, Microsoft Teams, Slack and other Collaboration technologies. This role will be focused on aiding the strategic and tactical direction for Corporate as well as Brand I.T. collaboration projects.


  • Cultivate partnerships with industry professionals to align on best practices and innovative solutions.
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert and escalation resource for collaboration technologies.
  • Implement Proof of Concept (PoC) projects to proactively identify needs for technology improvements, capacity changes and upgrades.
  • Maintain extensive and detailed technical documentation.
  • Sustain on-going knowledge of IT industry trends and provide recommendations for process improvements and procedural changes.
  • Participate in the development of technology vision and 3-5-year roadmap through partnerships with industry professionals.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or related field (advanced degree desirable)
  • 3-5 years of experience supporting collaboration platforms – including, but not limited to voice, video, instant messaging and presence, and online meeting solutions.
  • 3-5 years of Office 365 experience as it applies to Governance, Administration and Security is a must.
  • 2 years of Slack experience as it applies to Governance, Administration and Security is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of other collaboration platforms/tools like Miro,, Lucidchart, etc..
  • Must be fully vaccinated subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law. Proof of vaccination required on start date.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Advanced troubleshooting skills and methodology to determine root cause with hardware, operating system, application programs, network failure or security-related issues.
  • Possesses exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written. Able to articulate ideas to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Self-motivated, high energy with strong organizational skills.
  • A team player who favors a collaborative approach when working with internal and external providers with the ability to build trust with others through a commitment to the highest ethical and professional standards
  • Capable of aligning cross-functional teams to achieve results.

Yum! Brands, Inc., has over 53,000 restaurants in more than 155 countries and territories, making it a leader in global retail development primarily operating the company’s brands – KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell – global leaders of the chicken, pizza and Mexican-style food categories. The Company’s family of brands also includes The Habit Burger Grill, a fast-casual restaurant concept specializing in made-to-order chargrilled burgers, sandwiches and more. In 2019, Yum! Brands was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index and in 2020, the company ranked among the top 100 Best Corporate Citizens by 3BL Media.

As the world's largest restaurant company, we have a clear and compelling mission: to build the world's most loved, trusted, and fastest-growing restaurant brands. The key and not-so-secret ingredient in our recipe for growth is our unrivaled culture and talent, which fuels our results. To that end, we're looking for talented, motivated, team-oriented individuals to join us and have the opportunity be your best, have fun, make friends, and make a positive impact.

We are excited about the future growth of our brands. In fact, as a company we are opening an average of 8 restaurants a day worldwide! This growth creates endless opportunities for professional, as well as personal growth. Customer sentiment and love for our brands is the fuel for our excitement! Taco Bell has been named one of the 10 Most Innovative Companies in the World by Fast Company. Pizza Hut delivers more pizzas than any other pizza company in the world, KFC's still uses its 75-year-old finger-lickin' good recipe, including secret herbs and spices to hand-bread its chicken every day, and the Habit Burger Grill is looking to expand its regional footprint across the country.

Check Out Some Of Our Great Benefits (Some available at HQ locations only)
  • Recognition based culture and unique, fun events year round
  • 401(k) with a 6% matching contribution from Yum! Brands with immediate vesting
  • 4 weeks of vacation per year plus holidays
  • Onsite childcare through Bright Horizons
  • Onsite dining center (yes, you can eat KFC, Taco Bell or Pizza hut every day!)
  • 2 paid days off per year to volunteer
  • Tuition reimbursement, education benefits and scholarship opportunities
  • Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Generous parental leave for all new parents and adoption assistance program
  • Onsite dry cleaning, laundry services, concierge
  • Onsite gym with fitness classes and personal trainer sessions
  • Discounts for life’s adventures (ex: theme parks, wireless plans, etc.)
  • Comprehensive medical, vision and dental including prescription drug benefits and 100% preventive care
  • Grow Yourself Week which is devoted to your personal development

Yum! has instituted a COVID-19 vaccination requirement for health and safety reasons. Yum! requires that corporate employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and be able to show proof of vaccination upon starting with the company as a condition of employment, subject to reasonable accommodation as required by law.

Benefits at Yum!

Most of the employee programs and benefits are applicable in the U.S. Internationally, benefits are tailored by market and role. Check with your hiring team to see which ones apply to your job in your market.

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