DevOps Specialist.

Barcelona

Company Description

We Dream. We Do. We Deliver.

As a full-service, data-driven customer experience transformation, we partner with Top 500 companies in the DACH region and in Eastern Europe. Originally from Switzerland, Merkle DACH was created out of a merger Namics and Isobar - two leading full-service digital agencies.

Our 1200+ digital enthusiasts are innovating the way brands are built, through providing expertise in Digital Transformation strategy, MarTech platforms, Creativity, UX, CRM, Data, Commerce, Mobile, Social Media, Intranet and CMS. We are part of the global Merkle brand, the largest brand within the dentsu group, who shares with us a network of over 66,000 passionate individuals in 146 countries.

Job Description

We are looking to reinforce our Cloud Solutions team with an all-rounder DevOps Specialist that will be based in our Barcelona office. The candidate should be passionate toward cutting edge technologies and how to constantly improve software deliveries, with proven track record in Cloud Computing.

Life as DevOps Specialist at Merkle:

  • Deploy, manage, and operate modern, scalable, highly available, secured and fault-tolerant systems
  • Automating and orchestrating workloads across public cloud providers
  • Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure in an automated consistent way
  • Work with customers and other teams to troubleshoot customer environments to resolve issues, improve quality and increase user satisfaction
  • Provide guidance and recommendations to increase efficiency and reduce customer incidents • Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes
  • Ensuring that systems are safe, secured against cybersecurity threats
  • Develop tooling and processes to drive and improve teams and customer experience
  • Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended
  • Participate to release management, from development/test environments into production
  • Design, implement and maintain effective build and deployment pipelines, facilitating continuous integration through deployment, config management and system monitoring
  • Provide incident response, troubleshooting and root cause analysis for IT operation issues as well as assistance in resolution
  • Proactive monitoring of the environments to detect potential failures or compromises, ensuring full availability as required, as well as possible options for improvements
  • Support internal and external customers on multiple platforms
  • Document products, processes, and tools with a high quality
  • Continuous improvement following company’s internal education program
  • Communicate well and good in client relationship, effective at understanding our product portfolio and how to promote our offer

Qualifications

What we are looking for in you?

  • Knowledge of at least one cloud offering: AWS, Azure, GCP
  • Professional experience and a high-level understanding of Linux or Windows systems fundamentals and their implications
  • Understanding of Networking, Security, Web servers, Web services
  • Proficiency with at least one scripting language
  • Professional automation experience with at least one configuration/deployment management tool
  • Good expertise in container technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience working at least with one of the following languages: Python, Node.js, PHP, Ruby, Java, PowerShell
  • Proficient with git and git workflows
  • Proficient in leveraging CI/CD tools to automate builds, testing and deployments
  • Experience working in an Agile fast-paced, DevOps environment
  • Excellent problem solving/analytical skills and knowledge of analytical tools
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • A curious nature, thinking outside the box
  • Ability to provide outstanding customer service, be a good listener, work well with others and trusted by colleagues
  • Self-motivated, able to work independently, and takes initiative
  • Strong sense of ownership, self-drive, and innovation
  • Fluent in English, Excellent verbal, written communication skills

Why you should work with us?!

  • We are cooperating with all types and sizes of clients from all around the world which allows us to provide a very diverse portfolio of projects and technologies to choose from to our people.
  • You will be part of a startup-minded branch of a company with a very strong and stable background in the Swiss/German headquarters.
  • Your contributions will have a distinct impact on our clients

Additional Information

With us, you will become part of: 

  • An international team, where you can gain new/relevant experience.
  • A dynamic environment where you will never happen to fall into a routine work.
  • Career path growth astounding – client grows, our team grow, you grow!
  • Start-up agile atmosphere.
  • Friendly international team of creative minds

And we offer even more!

  • Attractive and competitive salary.
  • Spanish/English lessons.
  • Free life and health insurance.
  • Career development through Merkle University and LinkedIn Learning.
  • Day off in your birthday
  • Reduced fee in Andjoy
  • 2 volunteering days per annum
  • Flexible salary remuneration scheme

Merkle does not discriminate against job applicants on the basis of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Experience stipulated in this job description serves as a guide only and all applications will be considered on their merits, irrespective of experience. At the point of application, the candidate must have the legal right to work in Spain as we are unable to sponsor visas at this time.

As part of our Diversity and Inclusion agenda, and as an Equal Opportunities employer, if you require reasonable adjustments during the selection process please engage directly with your Recruiter.

You have questions about the job? Then write us an e-mail.

Merkle Recruiting-Team Deutschland
Our recruiting team is looking forward to hearing from you.

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