Sr. Google Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer

Sr. Google Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer - 15406

Technology and Engineering - USA Tampa, Florida 

Nielsen is seeking an innovative and experienced Senior Google Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer with proven experience in cloud development. This individual will work as a member of the Nielsen Cloud Tech Ops team to specify, design, develop and support vital cloud software.  If you have a passion for the cloud development role and are looking for an exciting opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you.

What will you be doing?

  • Design, analyze, Implement, test, and document software applications using Cloud Native concepts.
  • Contributes to the planning for acceptance testing and implementation of new software, performing supporting activities to ensure that customers have the information and assistance they need for a successful implementation.
  • Provides input to the work project plan, performs technical review of applications and peers’ work and develops proposals for improvements.
  • Proactively support production applications to meet SLA commitments.

What should you have?

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience supporting mission critical production applications deployed in the cloud.
  • Google Cloud Platform.
  • Strong understanding of Cloud Native development principals.
  • Strong scripting skills - Python, Shell scripts.
  • Strong knowledge of Java.
  • Understanding of REST and SOAP.
  • Experience with maintaining applications in a Linux environment.
  • Knowledge of IP Networking, Network Security, Firewalls and DDOS mitigation.
  • Experience with continuous integration using Jenkins, log collection, and analysis, version control systems like Bitbucket or SVN.
  • Experience with application, performance and security monitoring and resolution.
  • Strong experience deploying  Docker containers in a shared cluster environment.


About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit

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:  Tampa,Florida 

Secondary Locations: , , , 

Travel:  No 

Full time
Tampa, FL 33601, US