Job title: Senior DevOps Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: negotiable
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Job published: 25/02/2020
Job ID: 38447

Job Description

DEVOPS ENGINEER – GAIN CLOUD CERTIFICATION with International SOFTWARE COMPANY leading MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY Innovation – CAPE TOWN, salary at SENIOR-LEVEL:

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a DEVOPS ENGINEER to join an International SOFTWARE COMPANY who’ve made an enormous impact in the MEDICAL EMERGENCY TECHNOLOGY SECTOR – this is a Software Company literally saving lives! If you’re not already then, this company will assist you to become CLOUD CERTIFIED.

 

Based in CAPE TOWN this Senior DEVOPS ENGINEER role offers a SENIOR-LEVEL SALARY.

 

THE COMPANY:

Established in both SOUTH AFRICA and the USA, this International Software Company are dedicated to improving MEDICAL CARE & public safety. The company develops CLOUD-BASED SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS to enable rapid response from emergency medical teams; 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 medical emergencies.

The company has a dominance in the USA market, where 9-1-1 emergency calls are routed through their software systems. Their influence is growing rapidly across Africa.

Culturally, a fantastic business to join – their solutions have a crucial impact on Medical Response and Medical Emergency scenarios and 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.

 

THE ROLE:
As SENIOR DEVOPS ENGINEER you will join an experienced DevOps team building DevOps solutions that aid in developing scalable solutions that are highly available, secure & easy to deploy. Team members evolve from both OPEN SOURCE and MS backgrounds - DevOps is a culture in this business, therefore whatever your technical background or preference is, your skills will be utilised, valued and enhanced.

In the position you will be involved in the Implementation, improvement & maintenance of the perfect CI/CD pipeline for a cloud service which allows 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 Cloud locations; Investigate and resolve technical issues; Work with the Engineering Manager, Principal Engineer, Senior Engineers & CTO to understand priorities and roadmap.
 
REQUIRED SKILLS:
DevOps Engineer with Cloud Infrastructure experience in any of the following (Azure, AWS, or Google Cloud). 
Experience with automating application deployment, scaling and management. (If you don’t already have Kubernetes skills, you will learn these in this role).
Involved in developing continuous/rapid release engineering (CI/CD). 
Competent with containers, microservice architectures and orchestration frameworks.
Ability to manage both Linux & Windows Infrastructure.