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Senior Cloud Engineer - Digital Markets


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About Gartner Digital Markets: 

Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner. Our mission is to help small businesses make the right technology choices and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do. The business is comprised of three top brands—Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp. For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming. 


What we’re looking for:  

Gartner Digital Markets is looking for a passionate Senior Cloud Engineer to work with our highly skilled Digital Markets technology team located in Barcelona.

The role is responsible for helping the team to achieve its SLA goal of 99.99 uptime for production infrastructure. The production infrastructure is a hybrid cloud with resources in Equinix data center and the AWS public cloud. The Senior Cloud Engineer will also be responsible for supporting development efforts into new cloud providers and technologies.

Why you’ll want to come to work everyday:

  • Maintain performance, security, and availability of production systems in the AWS public cloud infrastructure to achieve 99.99% uptime.

  • Proactively monitor the production environment and continuously improve the existing monitoring setup.

  • Provide support to the other teams on their AWS cloud-related requirements.

  • Write and maintain code for automating the creation of cloud assets using tools such as ansible, terraform, and cloudformation.

  • Write and maintain clear documentation and standards for cloud operations.

  • Attend daily stand ups and regular scrum meetings.

  • Respond to monitoring alerts in a timely manner.

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering.

  • 2+ years of experience supporting production workloads from AWS public cloud.

  • Experience with a Linux operating system. CentOS/Redhat preferred.

  • 3+ years of experience in the field of Information Technology (Systems Administration or DevOps).

  • Experience working with a CDN such as Akamai or AWS CloudFront.

  • Experience in implementing and maintaining monitoring, performance, and logging tools.

  • Experience in scripting or programming languages such as shell script, Perl, Ruby or Python.

  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines.  

  • Experience in Infrastructure as Code solution such as Ansible, Puppet and Chef

  • Experience in cloud provisioning tools such as CloudFormation and Terraform. Terraform preferred.

  • Working knowledge of fundamental networking, security, and systems engineering concepts such as TCP/IP, BGP, DNS, Load Balancing, SSL.

  • Familiarity with relational database concepts and NoSQL such as DynamoDB.

  • Experience working with a source control system such as git.

  • Ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies.

Nice to have:

  • One associate level AWS Certification.

  • Experience with Function as a Service deployment using AWS Lambda.

  • Experience with ElasticSearch.

  • Experience with Kubernetes.

  • Experience working in a hybrid cloud environment.

  • Experience working in an Agile Scrum or Kanban model.

Check out our video to learn about who we are, and what we do:

What we offer:

  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities.

  • A collaborative and positive culture - join a diverse team of professionals that are as smart and driven as you.

  • A chance to make an impact - your work will contribute directly to our strategy.

  • Frequent social activities such as movie night, laser tag, bowling, escape room, summer beach party, hiking & bbq, and more!

  • Modern approach to work - flexible hours, Friday afternoons free, remote work, and more.

  • New offices (to be inaugurated soon) close to Glòries and the beach in the fantastic, “innovation and tech” 22@ district of sunny Barcelona.

  • Fresh fruit, snacks, selection of teas, fair trade organic coffee and a fridge full of beer for our Beer O’Clock on Friday afternoons.

  • Relocation Assistance - a specialist to help you with all the appointments and paperwork.

What you’ll get:

  • Competitive compensation.

  • 23 days annual holiday, and additional days off for your birthday, 24th & 31st of December.

  • Private Medical and Dental Care.

  • Life and Disability Insurance.

  • Public Transport Subsidy.

  • Ticket Restaurant Card.

  • Childcare Vouchers (Ticket Guarderia).

  • IncentiFit - annual reimbursement for health-and-wellness-related activities.

  • Pension Scheme.

  • Tuition Reimbursement.

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

  • Employee Assistance Program.

  • Gartner Gives Charity Match.

Who we are:

  • Action Oriented - Deliver fast, get great results. We embrace the vision, roadmap to success and the action it takes to make it happen. 

  • Intellectually Curious - Seek to learn, love to teach. We’re humble and embrace respectful, radical candor with a mindset of ongoing professional and personal development.

  • Collaborative - One team, shared mission. We welcome feedback and understand the value of working together to accomplish more than what is possible individually.



- Applications must be submitted in English.

- A valid EU visa/passport is required for this position.

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