Our client, are a Leading Payments solutions provider operating internationally, based in Cape Town are seeking a DevOps Engineer,
You will need to hit the ground running, ideally crossed skilled, dealing daily with issues concerning datacenter hardware, network operations, operating systems, monitoring, automation, deployment, distributed systems, virtualisation and containerisation.
It is an Agile environment.
Southern Suburbs, South Africa
Main Duties and Responsibilities :
Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing AWS Cloud based production system, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability and security of productions systems.
Building, releasing and handling configuration management of production systems.
Doing pre-production environmental testing to help assure the quality of our products / services.
System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains.
Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements.
Evaluating new technology options and vendor products.
Ensuring critical system security through the use of best in class cloud security solutions.
Supporting installation and maintenance of layered software, and infrastructure.
Identifying where applications or hardware is having performance / reliability issues; analyzes and formulates a proposed method to correct issues.
Delivering long-term support and management; troubleshoots and resolves issues daily
Working in accordance with corporate and organizational security policies and procedures.
Understanding personal role in safeguarding corporate and client assets.
Taking appropriate action to prevent and report any compromises of security within scope of role.
Providing Incident management
Working on and maintain continuous integration systems
Working on deploying web applications on various environments
Debugging and analyzing production load
Remediating vulnerabilities on various environments
Executing load testing on pre-production or production environments
Maintaining a system for running automated tests, optimizing and speeding up the execution of test sets
Extensive experience with AWS services
Experience programming with PHP or scripting with Python
A good understanding of web app environments and server security
Solid experience in building highly scalable server architectures
Solid experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime Amazon AWS environment
Automation experience with configuration management tools (ansible, chef, puppet, terraform etc)
Know how to use advanced options of tcpdump and strace without looking at the manual
Well versed in server security, setting up backup and stability systems
Write bash / powershell scripts
Set up automated deployment of different projects on different environments
Understand complex software and system architecture
Set up multi-tier architectures.
Good communications skills, comfortable with communicating technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audience
To apply, please send your CV to donavan.bethanie networkerstechnology.com or +27 (0)21 670 0629
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