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Senior DevOps Engineer (Barcelona)


Senior DevOps Engineer

About Gartner IT:

Join a world-class team of skilled engineers who build creative digital solutions to support our colleagues and clients. We make a broad organizational impact by delivering cutting-edge technology solutions that power Gartner. Gartner IT values its culture of nonstop innovation, an outcome-driven approach to success, and the notion that great ideas can come from anyone on the team. 

About the role:  

This role will focus on automating and supporting IT infrastructure and application deployment processes and tasks to improve our capabilities and service offerings with greater self-service abilities using infra-as-code principles, DevOps tools and open-source technologies.

What you will do: 

  • Ensure Gartner’s enterprise application environments are stable, reliable and secure. Meet and exceed SLA's/OLA's.

  • Support technology leaders to advance our application platforms and automation pipelines.

  • Provide and support the tactical and strategic directions for Gartner's cloud and application infrastructure.

  • Manage and consolidate Gartner’s application deployments to drive down costs.

  • Provide status reports to the Team Manager, Sr. Director and  VP of Application Services in Enterprise Technology and Operations.

  • Support our security, performance, observability and resiliency frameworks.

  • Support AppDev teams to ensure delivery of desired business outcomes

  • Maintain Service Levels and department goals for Incident and Problem resolution.

  • Support automation efforts across DevOps team utilizing Infrastructure as Code (IaC), micro service-based cloud deployments and CI & CD.

  • Work on container technologies docker [EKS].

  • Work on Cloud Providers like AWS and Azure.

What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related technical field, or equivalent experience

  • 7+ years of Information Technology experience in a public cloud platform and related services [AWS preferred]

  • Hands-on experience in Kubernetes, automation development and orchestration

  • Experience in deploying pipelines, configuring and maintaining web, java and open-source applications is required

  • Experience with Infrastructure Configuration and Provisioning tools and concepts (Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, HashiCorp Packer, Puppet, Chef or similar)

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of CI/CD processes and DevOps tools (Jenkins, other)

  • Experience with Linux (RHEL/CentOS) and/or Windows Server is required

  • Must have strong scripting experience (Python, Shell, Groovy, PowerShell etc.)

  • Experience utilizing tools such as DataDog, Dynatrace, Splunk, or similar is desired

  • Ability to participate in a rotational on-call support is required

  • Adept at learning and applying new technologies and solving new problems

  • Relevant Cloud Certifications is an asset

Who you are:

  • Passionate about open-source technologies, self-learner who keeps abreast with latest developments.

  • Passion for automation and developing infrastructure as code.

  • A team player who can comfortably work with distributed teams across the globe.

  • Attentive to details and well organized.              

  • Able to solve complex problems and successfully manage ambiguity and unexpected change.

  • Coachable and embracing of best practices and feedback as a means of continuous improvement

  • Consistently high achiever marked by perseverance, humility, and a positive outlook in the face of challenges

What you will get:

  • Competitive compensation packages.

  • 23 days annual holiday.

  • 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.

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

  • 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.

  • Professional development and unlimited growth opportunities.

  • Hybrid environment with flexibility and more.

  • New offices 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 Thursday Beer O’Clock.


- Applications must be submitted in English.

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

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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.

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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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