DevOps Consultant / Developer wanted urgently: APPLY NOW
Cape Town, Western Cape 7700
You will need significant experience using Azure Technologies, including:
Azure DevOps (VSTS) – designing and implementing release processes for development teams
AppInsights and Azure Monitor – significant experience troubleshooting applications (PaaS, SaaS, etc) using AppInsights and Log Analytics. Familiarity with writing queries using Kusto query to determine root cause of outages / problems.
Azure Functions / Durable Functions / PaaS / SaaS – familiarity (or experience with) building functions / apps with native Azure technologies. (Note: you don’t need to be a developer, just understand how Azure works, how the technology fits together, and how to troubleshoot these apps when they break)
Cost Management and Usage – experience in creating billing and usage scopes that can be used to easy alert on changes in usages and alert if there are significant changes in both usage and cost.
Azure Policy’s – experience in creating policies for an Azure environment to conform to regulations and best practices.
Azure Container (including Kubernetes service) – experience in building container services to host and manage new or legacy systems.
History of successful implementation of complex Azure or hybrid cloud architecture solutions, using the following Azure technologies…PaaS, IaaS, SaaS, Azure Websites, API Apps, Azure SQL, etc
Expert knowledge in private, public and hybrid cloud architecture, networking, workload types, migration patterns and tools
Familiarity with .NET/C# development
Excellent PowerShell scripting skills
Excellent experience in building CI/CD pipelines using automation tools (Azure DevOps, Octopus Deploy, TeamCity, Git, etc). Able to build/manage a pipeline from start to finish
Using ARM templates to automate Microsoft Azure
Experience with containerization principles and frameworks (Docker, Kubernetes)
Experience in using coding/scripting to automate/reduce time taken to complete manual tasks.
Analytical and problem-solving abilities
Experience in working with Agile methodologies and DevOps principles
A background within Development.
As a member of my clients’ DevOps team you will need to work closely with development and infrastructure to ensure fast and reliable continuous integration and to help facilitate the move to the cloud. DevOps is part of the technology department and as such it is expected that a candidate has a passion for technology and is always seeking to increase their knowledge and skills.
You will be responsible for:
Contribute to the design of systems and architecture
Assess the businesses cloud maturity, review existing Azure cloud implementations, identify gaps and suggest improvements
Ability to provide leadership and accountability for work they undertake and articulate their thoughts
Comfortable with fast changing and dynamic environments
Able to take on ideas and feedback from other technical experts as well as the business
Research new technologies to implement within the DevOps environment to improve the process of code deployment to our environments, seek out in-efficiencies and match relevant technology solutions to resolve them.
Follow a source control culture within the configuration of Servers and Applications where environments configurations are stored in code for a fully automated process.
PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
Candidates must be willing to relocate to Cape Town at their own expense if living outside the Western Cape.
Clean criminal record required
Applications will only be considered from RSA Citizens or applicants with permanent resident permits
Please submit CV in MS Word format, along with a copy of a recent payslip. Apply Now