DevOps Engineer

Cape Town Permanent ZAR800000.00 - ZAR900000.00 per annum

Company Description

We are a leading international digital gaming company, underpinned by superior talent and technology. We operate a multi-branded strategy, using a combination of proprietary and licensed software to provide online bingo and slot gaming and a social gaming mobile application. Every day, millions of people worldwide enjoy our products – which include and – on their mobiles, tablets, and desktops.

Job Description

  • Taking inspiration from Site Reliability Engineering.
  • Using containerization to deploy a heterogeneous architecture
  • Primarily, we’re using AWS
  • Embracing CI and CD to frequently release new code through robust pipelines
  • Adopting infrastructure as code; cattle not pets approach

Role Responsibilities

  • Involvement in the design of automated solutions
  • Automation of operational functions with a security-first mindset
  • Creation of new operational solutions both in the Cloud and on Premise
  • Automation and configuration management of virtual infrastructure and services
  • Set up and standardization of monitoring solutions
  • End state documentation of solutions and work with presentations


Things you’ll need to know about:

  • Re-basing, merging, cherry-picking, and committing with git
  • Familiarity with Cloud Provisioning e.g. AWS & Azure
  • Container orchestration, not limited to Kubernetes and Docker Swarm
  • The ability to build stable platforms using infrastructure as code tools like Packer, Terraform, and Ansible
  • Familiarity with Jenkins in order to support our developers in building their CI/CD pipelines.
  • Vagrant is often useful
  • We use ELK as a centralized logging solution
  • Hybrid Cloud Networking
  • Knowledge of Networking and DNS
  • Experience with Atlassian products e.g. JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket
  • Familiarity with DevOps and Agile working practices
  • Experience in the development lifecycle from Design through to Support
  • Ubuntu
  • Version Control with Git
  • Ansible
  • Knowledge of CDN Providers
  • Bash
  • Prometheus, Alertmanager and Grafana
  • Python
  • Familiarity with ITIL principles
  • Liquibase or other database automation tools
  • The ability to communicate effectively, whether it’s spoken, written or collaboration over documentation.

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Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2112-249881
Salary: ZAR800000.00 - ZAR900000.00 per annum
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 2022-02-28
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Cape Town
Job Types: Permanent

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