Job title: DevOps Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: IT
Salary type: Annual
Job published: 02/10/2019
Job ID: 38365

Job Description

DEVOPS ENGINEER – CAPE TOWN - - salary R1.3M – R1.5K/annum: - Opportunity to Join Global Software Company at the forefront of Medical Emergency Response Solutions:


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced DEVOPS ENGINEER to join an International Software Company who’ve made an enormous impact on improving Emergency Medical Response rates, through the development and deployment of highly innovative Cloud based Software Solutions. These solutions are literally saving people’s lives!

The company is now very well-established in both the USA and South Africa and has secured enormous financial funding to take their solutions to the next level.


Based in CAPE TOWN this DEVOPS ENGINEER role offers a salary of between R1.3M – R1.5MK/annum.



An international Software Company who are dedicated to improving public safety. The company develops cloud based software solutions to enable rapid response from emergency medical teams. This is achieved through a cloud based dispatch system, which provides first respondents to medical emergencies accurate information, location, and situational awareness when they are being dispatched to emergency situations.


The company has a huge dominance in the USA, where pretty much all 9-1-1 calls are linked to their software thereby enabling rapid emergency responses. Their influence is growing across South Africa, and the rest of Africa.


Culturally this is a fantastic business – what they do has an immediate and crucial impact on Medical Response and Emergency scenarios and therefore affect the lives of all of us. The passion and pride for what they do is obvious and translates into an awesome culture of collaboration, excitement and professional satisfaction.



As DEVOPS ENGINEER you will join a team with experience building and scaling cutting edge DevOps solutions that aid in developing scalable solutions that are highly available, secure & easy to deploy.

You will be involved in the Implementation, improvement & maintenance of the perfect CI/CD pipeline for their cloud services allowing developers to push their changes to code with high confidence. You will also manage infrastructure; Design, implement, manage and orchestrate container clusters; Assist with Application deployments to various Azure locations; Investigate and resolve technical issues; Work with the Engineering Manager, Principal Engineer, Senior Engineers & CTO to understand priorities and roadmap.



Minimum 5 years’ hands on DevOps experience.

Working experience with Cloud Infrastructure (Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud) – the company uses Azure.

At least one-year development experience with Kubernetes in a large scale Production Environment.

Experience with developing continuous/rapid release engineering (CI/CD).

Experience implementing secure and highly available distributed systems/microservices.

Experience implementing automated deployment tools and techniques.

Experience with containers, microservice architectures and orchestration frameworks like Kubernetes.

Able to manage both Linux & Windows Infrastructure.

Strong knowledge in relational, non-relational, and time-series data stores (MS-SQL/PostgreSQL/MySQL) implementation and Administration.

Knowledge of two or more of the following languages: C#, YAML, PowerShell, Terraform, JavaScript.