Job Description

A DevOps specialist is required to join a team of data specialists in a Linux based environment with one of South Africa’s biggest retail groups! The fast paced and dynamic team is looking for your expertise to hit the ground running in a group of like-minded solution driven thinkers working on large scale platforms. APPLY TODAY and explore plenty of opportunities to expand your skills and knowledge share.

Ideal experience and skills:

• 3 year degree / diploma in technology field or in exceptional cases 6 years equivalent experience
• AWS DevOps Professional Certification
• DevOps engineer
• 5 to 8 years of work experience in the technology-related field either as full stack developer or operations engineer for Linux hosted application managed through scripted automated deployment
• 2 years knowledge deploying and managing applications in the cloud
• 2 years knowledge or digital application patterns
• 1 year knowledge of DevOps
• 2 years knowledge of Agile
• 2 years knowledge of application troubleshooting and root cause of failure analysis


• Knowledge of SQL and No SQL databases
• Knowledge of Legislation relevant to IT
• 1 year ability to implement SDLC automation and Testing using git based repositories, code build and pipeline or equivalent open source technologies
• 1 year ability to configure and deploy infrastructure using cloudformation, ECS and lambda
• 1 year ability to implement login and monitor application using cloud trial, cloud watch and application specific logging
• 1 year ability to automate management of polices and standards using trusted advisor, Secrets manager and certificates manager
• 1 year ability to implement mechanisms to detect and respond to incidents
• 1 year ability to implement high availability, and disaster recovery using cloudfront, Route53, and RDS

Reference Number for this position is GZ48991 which is a permanent position based in Cape Town offering a negotiable salary of up to R900k PA based on experience and ability. Contact Garth on garthz @ e-merge .co .za or call him on----- to discuss this and other opportunities.

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