We show the world what people want.
Join GfK and help us shape tomorrow. As an NIQ company, we are the world's leading consumer intelligence firm, delivering the Full View™ on consumer behavior. We work to enable manufacturers and retailers better understand what consumers really want. Our name has inspired trust for over 89 years because we take pride in discovering new pathways to sustainable growth for our clients, our people, and our planet.
We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.
We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer who will look after one of the newest propositions in the GfK portfolio supporting our next-generation platform - GfKnewron. If you are excited about cloud engineering (GCP), passionate about all Kubernetes and understand the importance of automation, then the challenge is for you.
Work in partnership with our software engineering teams to build and operate the next-generation infrastructure to support the GfK product portfolio.
Work extensively with GCP.
Collaborate with the product development squads to enable them to test and deploy software rapidly whilst ensuring the highest standards of reliability and security.
Automate the build and deployment of infrastructure using tools such as Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes & other orchestration technologies in a hybrid-cloud environment.
Influence architectural decisions with focus on security, scalability, cost and high-performance.
Set up and maintain monitoring, metrics and reporting systems for fine-grained observability and actionable alerting and create and maintain appropriate backup, restore and redundancy solutions for business-critical data.
Have a background in either Systems Administration or Software Engineering
Strong experience with major public Cloud Providers (ideally GCP but this is not a must have)
Strong experience with Docker and Kubernetes.
Strong experience with IaC (Terraform)
Strong understanding of GitOps concepts and tools (ideally Flux)
Excellent knowledge of technical architecture and modern design patterns, including micro-services, serverless functions, NoSQL, RESTful APIs, etc.
Ability to set up and support CI/CD pipelines and tooling using Gitlab.
Proficiency in a high-level programming language such as Python, Ruby or Go
Experience with monitoring, log aggregation and alerting tooling (GCP Logging, Prometheus, Grafana).
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 employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential.
We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.
We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.
Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do on: https://www.gfk.com/about-gfk/diversity-and-inclusion
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 and 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!