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Python Developer - AWS

Location: Anywhere, .
Company Description:

We Dream. We Do. We Deliver.

As a full-service, data-driven customer experience transformation, we partner with Top 500 companies in the DACH region and in Eastern Europe. Originally from Switzerland, Merkle DACH was created out of a merger Namics and Isobar - two leading full-service digital agencies.

Our 1200+ digital enthusiasts are innovating the way brands are built, through providing expertise in Digital Transformation strategy, MarTech platforms, Creativity, UX, CRM, Data, Commerce, Mobile, Social Media, Intranet and CMS. We are part of the global Merkle brand, the largest brand within the dentsu group, who shares with us a network of over 66,000 passionate individuals in 146 countries.

Job Description:

This can be done remotely or from our offices in Spain, Portugal, Czech Republic, Serbia

In order to strengthen our leadership in Switzerland, we are looking to reinforce our Cloud Solutions team with an all-rounder specialist that has a software engineering background interested in DevOps or Cloud Architect role, and willing to help us develop, transform, and modernize systems and applications for the cloud.


Our top candidate is able to:


- Write clean, high-quality, scalable and maintainable code


- Implement proofs of concept, prototypes and production-grade software


- Design and implement service-oriented applications


- Build cloud native solutions on platforms like AWS, Azure, GCP, Kubernetes


- Continuous delivery and deployment, shipping code to production many times per day


- Write automated tests that demonstrate the quality of your application 


- Manage stakeholder - Understand customer requirements and manage expectations for personal deliverables.


- Communicate well and good in client relationship, effective at understanding our product portfolio and how to promote our offer.


- Perform technical debugging, troubleshooting and root cause analysis for various  technical issues as well as assistance in resolution.


- Provide DevOps expertise to our clients, accelerate delivery, optimize resources, improve availability, improve - application/product/platform/system quality


- Define Monitoring strategy for effective performance insights of the health of production applications


- Automate and orchestrate operation tasks, deployments, monitoring, platforms provisioning and implement CI/CD pipelines


- A drive to learn new things, continuous improvement following company’s internal education program


- Demonstrate and share his passion and enthusiasm for technology and its adoption.


- Solid software development experience in Python and popular frameworks

- Knowledge of at least one cloud offering: AWS or GCP.

- Expertise on container technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes

- Experience in Backend-oriented  technologies and application development using Python, SQL, NoSQL, ORM technologies

- Skills in topics such as DevOps, CI/CD, testing frameworks, cloud concepts, RESTful APIs, microservices, serverless, event-driven architecture, distributed systems.

- Familiar with source code management using Git

- Knowledge of agile development processes and methods

- Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools

- Fluent in English, French as a plus

- Methodological, flexible, fast learner, autonomous, team player

- Interested in topics such as automation, configuration management and infrastructure as code.


Key skills: Python, AWS, AWS Serverless (Lambda, DynamoDB, API Gateway, Steps Functions) Docker, Kubernetes, Atlassian, Jenkins, Git


Additional Information:

The role is to be based in Geneva, no remote after health restriction are over. 


More Information:

Graduate Opportunities: Whether you're still studying, recently graduated or are already working and fancy a career hop, we could have a perfect opportunity for you.
Experienced Hires: Leverage your expertise, challenge the status quo and grow your career at Merkle.

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