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DevOps Engineer

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Develop software that can be deployed and operated efficiently and enable stability and resilience in all environments by troubleshooting existing problems and suggesting solutions at a leading financial services provider. The client is seeking a DevOps Engineer, at least one scripting language experience will be advantageous for this role.


  • Provide second / third line application and operational support
  • Infrastructure troubleshooting and support
  • Comfort with frequent, incremental code testing and deployment
  • Work closely with architects and developers
  • A strong grasp of automation tools and focus on alignment to business outcomes
  • Establish and monitor performance levels of systems using tools like ELK stack and TICK stack
  • Implement notifications and alerting of the relevant systems
  • 24/7 monitoring of system health and performance
  • Collaborate with the relevant developer to report, troubleshoot and repair operational issues
  • Perform and automate software deployments


  • Experience in managing Linux based infrastructure
  • Experience in at least one scripting language
  • Hands-on experience with databases including MySQL, Mongo and Elasticsearch
  • Knowledge of Java / JVM based languages
  • Experience in system integration, Design / Architecture and Linux, UNIX and/or AIX operating environments
  • Strong software development and scripting experience (e.g. Ansible, Unix Shell Scripting, etc)
  • Experience with large IT systems and operations (understand the link between operations and SDLC
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins preferable)
  • Knowledge of software version control systems (preferably Git)
  • Ability to use a variety of DevOps related technologies and tools (e.g. Jenkins, Nagios, Dynatrace etc.)
  • Strong grasp of automation tools and technologies

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Banking/Finance And Investment

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Gauteng - Centurion