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The DevOps Engineer role based within Technology.
The DevOps Engineer is responsible for delivering, maintaining, and optimizing infrastructure, database, and middleware capabilities to support and enable the development and operations of appications and solutions. This role is also responsible for reviewing solution designs, understanding their impact on application/infrastructure; building and implementing infrastructure and applications, and monitoring, maintaining, and supporting the operational environments.In addition, the candidate in this role is responsible for providing technical expertise to team members and other technical/business areas.
Ensuring availability, performance, sustainability and accessibility of application systems/servicesManaging and ensuring SLAs and KPIs of services are maintainedEnsuring necessary operational controls and governance are in place and policies to ensure alignmentManaging and overseeing the service transition process of services into the production environment.Ensuring non-functional requirements are implemented with all features and user storiesMonitor and maintain infrastructure performance, capacity and availability, providing 2nd and 3rd level support for the resolution of application and infrastructure-related incidents and problemsManaging and remediating on security threats and vulnerabilities, and applying all required security controls in accordance with policyEnsuring effective monitoring of services and applicationsIdentification and mitigation of risks for services in productionExecuting and managing operational projects to ensure delivery as per agreed timelines and scopeCoordinating and executing of releases into production environmentsActing as technical authority, providing input and guidance into technical solutions and implementationsTroubleshooting and resolving incidents and defects within service SLAs
Min 5 years’ experience in a similar roleMin 5 years’ relevant experience in developing, deploying and / or administering infrastructure solutionsExperience of current and emerging virtualization, infrastructure, cloud and containerization technologies such as AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, etc.Min 3 years’ experience in scripting(automation) and configuration management using tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible, Salt etc. Min 3 years’ experience building, managing and supporting AWS-based solutions and AWS native technologiesMin 3 years’ experience working with programming and scripting languages, such as Ruby and Python or PHPKnowledge and experience of Web services, SOAP and RESTful interfaces, and XMLExperience working closely with agile methodologies, such as Scrum, XP, and with teams leveraging DevOps and Continuous Delivery / Integration Strong understanding and working knowledge of IT management best practice frameworks, such as ITIL and COBITStrong knowledge of automation frameworks and toolsStrong knowledge and experience on AWS (Certification preferred)Financial Services and Telecommunications domain knowledge preferredMin 5 years’ experience in database technologies - RDBMS, e.g. MSSQL, PostGreSQL, Oracle, MySQL, etcMin 5 years’ experience and knowledge of IP networks and related solutionsExcellent problem solving ability in complex environments