Development Ops Engineer

Development Ops Engineer

Gp Consult





Development Ops Engineer

Details of the offer

Development Ops Engineer - PTA - Email cv to **********
DevOps Engineer

An exciting opportunity exists to join our Development team as a DevOps Engineer. The position is based in Pretoria and reports directly to the IT Manager.

Tags: AWS, GCP, Azure, Docker, Kubernetes, Puppet, Cloudformation, Capistrano, Ubuntu, Git, Travis, Jenkins, R10k, VPC, IAM, CLI, ELK, Kibana, MySQL, RDS, Aurora, Auto-scaling, SSL, Cloudfront CDN, DNS, Vagrant, Monitoring, Metrics, Apache, PHP FastCGI,


Manage all environments as part of the DevOps team.
Operating system and software installation and configuration.
Monitoring all systems for availability and performance.
Collaborate with developers to bring new functionality to production effectively.
Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and tools.
Troubleshoot and diagnose root causes of problems.
Researching, propose and implement technologies to enhance infrastructure.
Develop and improve operational practices and procedures.
Produce high-level design documentation.
Ensure redundancy, failover and recovery of systems.
Prerequisite Experience

5+ years in development and/or operations; including:
2+ years administration of Linux environments.
Solid expert level Linux experience.
Good understanding and experience in AWS Cloud Technologies.
Configuration management - puppet, chef, ansible, salt.
Scripting - bash, php, ruby, python.
Configuration and monitoring of core applications - web servers, databases, messaging queues - apache, nginx, mysql, beanstalkd, rabbitmq.
Maintaining supporting applications - issue tracking, CI (jenkins), logging (ELK), deployments (Capistrano).
Network management - DNS, routing, firewall, load balancing and proxy knowledge.
Desired Personal Traits

Strong problem solving and diagnostic skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Keen technologist, desire to work with the latest technologies and eager to learn.
Interest in understanding the internals of software (what makes the tick).

Agile and TDD knowledge.
VPN configuration.
DBA knowledge - point-in-time backups, replication, performance tuning.
Experience with building PCI systems.
Being passionate about learning new skills, technologies and best practices is a prerequisite.
Ad visible until: 2 November 2019

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