Cape Town - You have already moved from a full stack developer or Seniors ops engineer into a DevOps engineer role in a Linux based environment.
Maybe you are working at a smaller organisation where you are a bit of a jack of all trades, but you yearn for something more challenging?
You want to work at scale with large diverse team of specialist supporting a 24X7 operation. You will be used to taking responsibility for deploying applications into production and, with the assistance of appropriate monitoring, proactively troubleshooting any issues that arise.
You have an understanding of at least one develops tools chain. You have experience with at least one of the following architectural patterns :
Scalable multi-tier applications deployed on VMs
Complex serverless applications Skills and Experience ROLE REQUIREMENTS QUALIFICATIONS :
3-year Degree / Diploma in technology field or in exceptional cases 6 years equivalent experience
AWS DevOps Professional Certification EXPERIENCE :
1-year work experience as DevOps Engineer / Cloud Engineer responsible for the deployment and availability of applications Page 2
3 5 years’ experience in a technology-related field either as Full Stack Developer or Operations Engineer for Linux hosted application managed through scripted automated deployment KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS :
2 years knowledge of deploying and managing applications in the cloud
2 years knowledge of digital application patterns
1-year of DevOps
2 years of Agile
2 years knowledge of application troubleshooting and root cause of failure analysis
2 3 years ability to implement SDLC automation and Testing using git-based repositories, code build and pipeline or equivalent open source technologies
2 3 years ability configuring and deploying infrastructure using CloudFormation, ECS, and lambda
2 3 years ability implementing logging and monitoring application using cloud trial, cloud watch and application specific logging
2 3 years ability automating management of polices and standards using Trusted Advisor, Secrets Manager and Certificates Manager
2 3 years ability implementing mechanisms to detect and respond to incidents
2 3 years ability implementing high availability, and disaster recovery using CloudFront, Route53, and RDS JOB OBJECTIVES
Work with specialist in operations to ensure applications are secure and available in production : o Implement appropriate monitoring and logging to ensure potential failure can be detected, diagnosed and remediate before services are impacted o Be able to deploy highly available and disaster recovery infrastructure as appropriate for server, serverless and container-based applications o Work with the security team to ensure the application and its infrastructure is secure.
o Where possible work with the development team leads to ensure security is built into their development effort o Where appropriate deploy additional security measure such as WAF’s into the production environment o Exploit security services available from the cloud provider to monitor and ensure the security of the environment