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(Big Data) Application Manager Posted Apr 11
SUPERCRUNCH by GFK , Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany
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HERE YOU ARE. Another day in the office. Time to wrap up and hit the traffic home. Remember how excited you were when you got that great job in this brilliant IT team?

And now? Guess the job is ok, your colleagues are nice too, and the coffee breaks are timed to perfection. All in all, comfortable gig. Of course, you're keeping an eye out for other roles. You're still ambitious. Still want to go places and try new stuff. Looking for a fresh challenge. Something to get your teeth into.

At SUPERCRUNCH by GfK, Data Science driven by next level technology takes center stage. Not just a fuzzy business power talk Management hears and thinks, "Yeah, that sounds great, next topic". Everyone gets it, lives it, and breathes it. It's an agile start up within an established, global organisation - the best from both worlds!

More than 35 experts from 12 nations share the same vision: To develop best-in-class tech and analytics solutions addressing todays biggest marketing challenges.

With GfK's incredible global data landscape at our disposal, we might have an unfair advantage - not many players can say they collect granular sales data in more than 100 countries, or measure cross-media behavior using state-of-the-art technology for tens of thousands of consumers. Our other major USPs are our team and our values. Close, cross-functional collaboration of Data Scientists, IT Engineers, and Commercial experts is in our DNA. Our radically agile and dynamic startup setup enables everyone to learn at a fast pace, contribute to our solutions and get recognized for the hard work they do.

Our (Big Data) Application Manager is part of the most ambitious, Big Data crunching operations team on the planet and contribute to making SUPERCRUNCH the No. 1 Marketing Analytics player!

You'll be looked after by Jörg and Ralph . Ralph is an outdoor enthusiast, music & food lover and Crossfitter who likes to think big and has a proven track record in pulling together, leading and developing exceptional international expert teams. Jörg, a passionate IT Manager by day and Superhero IT nerd by night has a passion for Big Data dating back to ancient times (2008), who prides himself with the most diverse taste in music and racket based sports and who spent most of his career building up and fostering the success of DevOps- and Software Engineering teams. SUPERCRUNCH is headed by Norbert , an obsessed number-cruncher himself, whose music taste reflects his personality: from Paolo Conte to Sex Pistols and everything in between!

Now we should add an endless list of what you will be expected to do, followed by another endless list of what experience, qualifications and skills you should possess, in order to be successful.

But we know: You are an experienced (Big Data) Application Manager, a passionate Team Player with -

IT automation and orchestration (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Terraform)

Virtualization Solutions (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, VMWare)

Real project experience with Cloud Services (e.g. Amazon AWS)

Operating Apache Hadoop (e.g. CDH)

RDBMS and NoSQL operations (e.g. MySQL, Postgres)

Monitoring and alerting solutions (e.g. Icinga, NewRelic, ELK Stack)

We don't have to tell you how to do your job.

You know that you've got what it takes to be a SUPERCRUNCHER. Hit apply to find out more or visit

Employment Type: Permanent
Other Pay Info: VB

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