DevOps Manager

Cape Town Permanent ZAR900000.00 - ZAR1000000.00 per annum

This role is based in Cape Town.

Job description

* Gives input into the Central Application Development Team strategy and operating plans with regards to the DevOps process.
* Establish processes and procedures that will create business value.
o Designs builds and maintains continuous integration/continuous delivery infrastructure and tools for development, QA and production environments.
o Builds and maintains processes to ensure that security and compliance requirements are adhered to for all development.
o Improves IT productivity through automating the processes of software delivery and infrastructure management.
* Identifies trending gaps or issues in the day-to-day performance of all applications and components by active monitoring, alert management, reporting, and process reviews.
* Collaborates with key stakeholders across IT to ensure operational efficiency
o Work with solution architects and leads to look at best ways for deployments on-premises and cloud, Android and Apple Store.
o Works with development teams as it relates to environment setups, and build and release processes.
o Works with test managers, QA leads, and quality assurers to promote automated testing and deployments for continuous delivery.
* Measures and monitors the performance and stability of the platform’s production environment striving for exceptional user experience.
o Ensures that developers, testers, and business teams work together to ensure solutions are deployed successfully, applying standards and optimization of deployment scripts.
o Ensures that builds are running for each of the teams and provides relevant metrics on builds, deployments, and any interventions that need to be looked at.
o Identifies and mitigates risk in accordance with IT Governance and ensures adherence to IT Policy, Procedure, and Practice
* Provides team with tools and support to enable speed of delivery with quality performance.
o Manages the delivery, performance, and development of team members.
o Leads, coaches, and mentors’ direct reports.

Minimum requirements

* Qualifications – NQF8 level in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent with experience in software development.
* Minimum of 2 years’ design and implementation of Continuous Delivery and/or DevOps solutions or architecture patterns.
* 5 -10 years of software development experience (C#, .Net, Java, Python) and performance analysis experience.
* Experience working with Azure DevOps pipeline preferred.
* Experience with automation platforms like Jenkins and source control systems such as GitHub.
* Technical knowledge (On-premise Servers, Database, Networking)
* Experience with Performance Monitoring Tools for on-premises and cloud solutions (Dynatrace)
* Exposure to cloud platforms (AWS and Azure)
* Trained in Agile Methodology.
* 3 to 5 years working in a lead or management role.

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2203-252403
Salary: ZAR900000.00 - ZAR1000000.00 per annum
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: ASAP
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Cape Town
Job Types: Permanent

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