Summit Africa RecruitmentSummit Africa Recruitment
Job title: DevOps Engineer
Employment type:Full Time
Experience:5 to 10 years
Job published:03 July 2020
Job reference no:3516650645

Job Description

Our client is looking to expand their DevOps team  and looking for experienced engineers to enable innovative cloud architectures, DevOps processes and help scale the efforts of their development teams.

Minimum Requirements:

  • 7 years + .NET development experience
  • 3 years + DEVOPS knowledge


  • Working understanding of Python
  • Distributed systems knowledge

Job Specification

What you’ll do:

  • You’ll work closely with the .NET & infrastructure teams to craft a powerful long-term technical vision and help the team set pragmatic goals to meet it.
  • You ensure flawless integration with both internal and external systems
  • You remove technical roadblocks for organization-wide software distribution
  • Continuously improve the process of software & infrastructure delivery
  • Help drive the technical strategy of the practices
  • Communicate & document technical ideas and direction across the organization


You might be a good fit if:

  • Highly skilled in C#
  • Intimate knowledge of hyperscale cloud offerings (Azure, AWS or GCP, but Azure knowledge would be an advantage)
  • Containerization (Docker)
  • Kubernetes Administration (both on-prem and cloud based)
  • Load Balancers (F5 & TCL scripting)
  • Good knowledge of build and deployment pipelines, including Azure DevOps YAML pipelines and Octopus Deploy
  • Desired State Configuration
  • Infrastructure as code (Terraform)
  • Bitbucket
  • PowerShell
  • Web hooks and their usage in integrating systems
  • Skills in distributed application tracing and performance investigations