DevOps Engineer

 
A DevOps engineer works within the IT department and is responsible for implementing processes and systems according to a software’s lifecycle needs. The needs that often arise include coding, maintenance and updates. If you’re seeking a nrw adventure in your career or are interested in a DevOps career, you must know a few things about qualifying.

What is a DevOps Engineer?

A DevOps engineer handles tasks from coding to system administration, specialised DevOps toolchains and infrastructure management. The job function is relatively sparse and includes a variety of tasks that form under the IT generalist umbrella. Technical knowledge is vital to being successful as a DevOps engineer. However, interpersonal skills should not be overlooked. DevOps engineers often bridge the gap between workers and technology, encouraging a collaborative environment between teams who often work in silos.

 

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DevOps Engineer Job Description

DevOps Engineer Job Overview

DevOps Engineers combine their engineering and coding knowledge to oversee code releases, create and implement systems software, and analyse data. The ultimate goal of a DevOps engineer is to improve productivity in the workplace and deliver valuable services to their consumers. If you are considering a job as a DevOps engineer, then it would be beneficial to have a background in SysOps, IT Infrastructure, Operations Support or similar.

Responsibilities of a DevOps Engineer

  • Build software to integrate with internal back-end systems.
  • Work collaboratively by identifying and implementing DevOps/SysOps engineering best practices
  • Perform root cause analysis for production errors.
  • Create IT systems infrastructure architecture, standards and roadmaps.
  • Write and also maintain custom scripts to increase efficiency.
  • Collaborate with other engineers and technology functions to deliver secure and reliable solutions
  • Develop scripts to automate visualisation
  • Delegate your team’s workload based on available capacity and manage the expectations of stakeholders
  • Ensure platform uptimes are adhered to by using monitoring tools to automatically surface alerts
  • Create tools to reduce errors and improve customer experience.
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues

DevOps Engineer Skills & Qualifications

  • A BSc or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • Experience with software engineering, civil engineering and customer experience
  • Skills as a DevOps Engineer or related software engineering role
  • Proficient with git and git workflows
  • Skills in developing engineering applications for large companies
  • Working knowledge of databases and SQL
  • Good understanding of Ruby or Python
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Problem-solving attitude
  • Work collaboratively in a team

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DevOps Engineer Jobs currently open:

AWS DevOps Engineer
Location: Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Salary: GBP100000 - GBP150000 - Negotiable
AWS devops engineer is urgently required to join one of our key clients in Edinburgh on a six-month contract.
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DevOps Engineer-Cloud Network Security (Senior) 2594
Location: Pretoria
Salary: Monthly
devops engineer-Cloud Network Security
1 day ago


DevOps Engineer
Location: Cape Town
Salary:
Our client, a leading financial institution, is recruiting for a strong and experienced devops engineer to be responsible for the entire lifecycle of the company’s infrastructure, from design through the development process and into production.
1 day ago


1869 WAS: Operations Engineer Now: DEVOPS Engineer (Advanced)
Location: Menlyn
Salary: Monthly
devops engineer opportunity to develop scalable distributed systems, securing design of VPC architectures and security of AWS services.
3 days ago


DevOps Engineer
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: Market Annually
A market-leading South African ISP is looking for a devops engineer with experience in Salesforce to join their team.
6 days ago


Senior DevOps Engineer
Location: Cape Town
Salary: Monthly
Our client is a rapidly growing software product and consulting company that works with major brands across the entertainment, technology, and medical industries. They are headquartered in San Francisco, USA, with development offices in Cape Town, South Africa, and Guadalajara, Mexico. They are currently seeking a highly skilled Senior devops engineer to join their dynamic team.
9 days ago


DevOps Engineer
Location: Stellenbosch
Salary: 520 000 Annually
As an IT recruitment professional, I have the chance to work with some of the biggest businesses in the country, all of which require IT, specialists. devops engineers are in particularly high demand right now. Take advantage of this opportunity because, ideally, your body of work will speak for you and you will stand out enough to speak for yourself.
9 days ago


Senior Cloud DevOps Engineer
Location: Pretoria
Salary: 1100000 Annually
If you are a forward-thinking Cloud devops engineer, looking to join an AI company, and your comply with the below requirements for this role, then you are welcome to apply.
9 days ago


DevOps Engineer
Location: Cape Town
Salary:
Are you tired of being a mere mortal? Ready to ascend to the tech Olympus and join the gods of coding? Look no further! We're on the hunt for an Intermediate devops engineer who can juggle servers like a circus performer and code faster than a caffeinated squirrel on a keyboard.
12 days ago


Junior Devops Engineer
Location: Johannesburg
Salary:
Junior devops engineers needed! If you are tech savvy and like to push yourself to learn, I want to hear from you!
12 days ago