North America / United States / IL / Chicago

Technology & Engineering

#: 74841-en_US / 74841

Regular

Full-Time

Software Engineer, DevOps – 74841

Technology and Engineering – USA Chicago, Illinois 

 

 

ABOUT THIS JOB:
Around here we’re all numbers people, but it’s the 1s and 0s behind our data that make what we do possible. Software engineers strike a balance between precision and disruption, between reliability and innovation. Nielsen is a tech company backed by nearly a century of forward momentum to show the world what’s next—and we couldn’t have done it without our engineers.

 

In this role, you are responsible for deploying, automating, maintaining and troubleshooting the infrastructure for a data lake platform built on AWS for Nielsen’s Marketing Effectiveness business. The role requires you to have hands-on technical experience and a can-do approach towards environment automation/management and continuous improvement, with an emphasis on the implementation of best practice cloud security principles.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deploy, automate and maintain AWS cloud based data lake platform
  • Ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of production system
  • Build, release and configuration management of the platform.
  • Pre-production acceptance testing to help assure the quality
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across the platform
  • Suggest and implement best practices and architecture improvements

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • The training to back your work: a master’s degree, bachelor’s degree, or, as we recognize there isn’t one formula for success, equivalent work experience
  • 2+ years of experience with using a broad range of AWS technologies – CloudFormation, CloudWatch, IAM, S3, Lambda
  • Implement CI/CD pipeline using the AWS CodeBuild and CodePipeline
  • Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24×7 uptime environment
  • Experience with Python & SQL
  • Proficiency working in Linux environment
  • Experience with system monitoring tools, analyze and resolve complex infrastructure and application deployment issues

 

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ABOUT NIELSEN

As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms⁠—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth. 

Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!  

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Chicago,Illinois 

Secondary Locations: Remote, , , 

Travel:  No