Junior Site Reliability Engineer



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For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.

Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!

Job Description

Key Activities 

    • Ability to contribute in all phases of the product lifecycle.  

    • Ability to multi-task.  

    • Ability to work independently and must be self-driven.  

    • Contribute to software life cycle strategies.  

    • Regularly attending team meetings to discuss projects, brainstorm ideas, and put forward solutions to any issues.  

    • Looking after all the infrastructure hosted in KHI DC and AWS including but not limited to; 

    • Troubleshooting hardware/tools/applications/service level issues 

    • Hardware upgrade 

    • OS upgrades and patch management 

    • Application deployments 

    • Firewall administration 

    • Monitoring 

    • Backups and restorations 

    • Database administration; support, backups and restorations – MySQL, MSSQL, Document DBs 

    • Web server administration – Apache, Tomcat, NGINX, IIS  

    • Managing internal and external DNS hosting. 

    • Coordinate with CDN for any issue, update/addition of new rules, ensure timely synch and purging of data to CDN as per the committed SLA. 

    • Management, Support and Administration of 3rd party hosted applications – Atlassian JIRA 

    • User account management and server administration on both LDAP and Active Directory 

    • Application and OS patch management to ensure information security compliance.  

We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.

We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.

Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!

Posted: 12 days ago

City: Karachi

Work Area: Technology

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00014573