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Sr Software Engineer


About the role

Talent Neuron is the world's leading source of talent supply and demand data. The data harvesting team powers all Talent Neuron products that provide the information our customers need to help them make strategic decisions.

Gartner is looking for a well-rounded and motivated Senior Software Engineer to join its data Normalization (ETL) team.

What you will do

  • Participate in design and implementation of high-performing, scalable and optimized data solutions
  • Design, build and automate the deployment of our data pipelines and applications to support data scientists and researchers with their reporting and data requirements
  • Scale mature ingestion platforms using Java and strong command of AWS cloud services (e.g. EMR, ECS, Lamba, Step Functions)
  • Collaborate with Quality Assurance & help write automated tests to ensure data integrity and prevent data loss
  • Evolve the data pipelines to make them even more automated with regards to retries, and the reconciliation of missing data.
  • Work with team on managing AWS resources (ECS/EKS clusters, etc.) and continuously improve deployment process of our applications
  • Work with administrative resources and support provisioning, monitoring, configuration and maintenance of AWS tools, S3, & MYSQL
  • Promote the integration of new cloud technologies and continuously evaluate new tools that will improve the organization’s capabilities while leading to lower total cost of operation
  • Support automation efforts across the data analytics team utilizing Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Terraform, Configuration Management, and Continuous Integration (CI) / Continuous Delivery (CD) tools such as Jenkins
  • Work with the team to implement data governance, access control and identify and reduce security risks

What you will need

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related technical fields.
  • 5-8 years’ experience in software development, including significant experience in Big Data and Cloud Services
  • Expertise with Java & SQL
  • Experience with Java based applications
  • Experience with AWS services such as S3, ECS, EKS, Lambda, Step Functions, EMR
  • Ability to support DevOps with service deployment & administration
  • Experience building monitoring capabilities for large scale backend applications
  • Good understanding and exposure to Terraform is mandatory
  • Experience building Data pipelines for Big data projects using Apache Spark/Apache Storm.
  • A plus if you have experience with:
    • ETL / data transformations
  • Good combination of technical and interpersonal skills with strong written and verbal communication; detail-oriented with the ability to work independently
  • Takes initiative on improvements and testing results
  • Owner mindset – identify, communicate, and act on issues and initiatives
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in an organized and timely manner
  • Detail oriented, with the ability to plan, prioritize, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Experience working with fast-paced operations/dev teams and DevOps

Who are we?

Gartner delivers actionable, objective insight to executives and their teams. Our expert guidance and tools enable faster, smarter decisions and stronger performance on an organization’s most critical priorities. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and we're proud to have nearly 16,000 associates globally that support our 14,000+ clients in more than 100 countries.

What makes Gartner a great place to work?

Our teams are composed of individuals from different geographies, cultures, religions, ethnicities, races, genders, sexual orientations, abilities and generations. We believe that a variety of experiences makes us stronger—as individuals, as communities and as an organization. That’s why we're recognized worldwide as a great place to work year after year. We've been recognized by Fortune as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies, named a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index and a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion by the Disability Equality Index. Looking for a place to turn your big ideas into reality? Join #LifeAtGartner

What we offer:

Our people are our most valuable asset, so we invest in them from Day 1. When you join our team, you’ll have access to a vast array of benefits to help you live your life well. These resources are designed to support your physical, financial and emotional well-being. We encourage continued personal and professional growth through ongoing learning and development opportunities. Our employee resource groups, charity match and volunteer programs keep you connected to your internal Gartner community and causes that matter to you.

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