Software Engineer - DevOps (Mid/Sr/Principal Engineer)

  • Full-time
  • Career Site Team: Technology and Engineering

Job Description


Our Connect Technology teams are working on our new Connect platform, a unified, global, open data ecosystem powered by Microsoft Azure. Our clients around the world rely on Connect data and insights to innovate and grow. 

As a Software Engineer, you’ll be part of a team of smart, highly skilled technologists who are passionate about learning and supporting cutting-edge technologies such as Spark, Scala, Databricks, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka and other Data engineering tools. These technologies are deployed using DevOps pipelines leveraging Azure, Kubernetes, Jenkins and Git.  


  • Deploy and manage application components using CI/CD pipelines that uses Github, Jenkins, Airflow, K8S, Microservices 

  • Create, Modify and Troubleshoot end to end CICD pipelines created in Jenkins and Azure DevOps 

  • Build utilities for monitoring and automating repetitive functions. 

  • Troubleshoot and debug applications, that are developed on Spark, Pyspark, Python, Fullstack, and Scala as the core development languages. 

  • Collaborate with Agile cross-functional teams - internal and external clients including Operations, Infrastructure, Tech Ops 

  • Participate in a rotational support schedule to provide responses to customer queries and deploy bug fixes in a timely and accurate manner. 


  • 3 to 10 years of applicable experience working with DevOps, Bigdata, Spark, Pyspark, and Scala Technologies including support functions 

  • Must have Airflow and Databricks knowledge. 

  • Strong practical knowledge of Infrastructure as Code Tools such as Azure Resource Manager Templates and Terraform 

  • Strong Knowledge of Azure Databricks, Azure Machine Learning and associated toolsets  

  • Good understanding of Python and Shell Scripting  

  • Proficient in Linux fundamentals and DevOps practices  

  • Must have Azure cloud knowledge  

  • Must have docker and SQL/NoSQL knowledge 

  • Must have Kubernetes, Jenkins and Bitbucket/Git knowledge. 

  • Must have managed large scale deployment of microservice based applications serving users across regions 

  • Good to have good Fullstack and Testing automation knowledge  

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills and ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly 

  • Excellent English communication skills, with the ability to effectively interface across cross-functional technology teams and the business  

  • Minimum B.S. degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field 

Additional Information

  • Enjoy a flexible and rewarding work environment with peer-to-peer recognition platforms. 
  • Recharge and revitalize with help of wellness plans made for you and your family. 
  • Plan your future with financial wellness tools. 
  • Stay relevant and upskill yourself with career development opportunities. 

About NIQ

NIQ is the world’s leading consumer intelligence company, delivering the most complete understanding of consumer buying behavior and revealing new pathways to growth. In 2023, NIQ combined with GfK, bringing together the two industry leaders with unparalleled global reach. With a holistic retail read and the most comprehensive consumer insights—delivered with advanced analytics through state-of-the-art platforms—NIQ delivers the Full View™.

NIQ, is an Advent International portfolio company with operations in 100+ markets, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit

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