DevSecOps Engineer

Cape Town Permanent ZAR70000.00 - ZAR90000.00 per month

The DevSecOps Engineer will be responsible for implementing security controls within on-premise and cloud (AWS, Azure, and GCP) infrastructure environments and embedding security within the CI/CD pipeline. This role is based in Cape Town.


  • Applying Security-as-Code principles across the board to improve the security of the product suite & provide training, mentoring, and best practices to the teams.
  • Leading the development of an automated framework for Security Tool deployment and development, leveraging various scripting languages and open source solutions.
  • Architecting and designing API Security, Container Security, AWS, Azure or GCP Cloud Security.
  • Developing the automation of security and compliance capabilities in support of DevOps processes
  • Implementing security features and monitoring tools, performing periodic security vulnerability assessments
  • Responding swiftly to new and emerging security threats and vulnerabilities, investigating suspected attacks, and helping manage security incidents, including providing post-mortem analysis, identifying causes, developing solutions, and preventive measures.
  • Managing the development, refresh, and implementation of security policies, standards, guidelines, and procedures
  • Provide technical knowledge at all stages of the SDLC
  • Provide continuous security-related support and guidance to the development squads
  • Identify and address vulnerabilities/security non-compliance


  • · Must have experience integrating security requirements into the CI/CD pipeline
  • · OWASP Knowledge
  • · Able to demonstrate experience with AWS and AZURE infrastructure and the design patterns required to implement Well-Architected Framework principles
  • · GCP infrastructure design best practices, including knowledge of networking and IAM
  • · Able to demonstrate experience with Terraform/Terraform Cloud.
  • · Familiarity with CASB technologies
  • · Extensive experience with core Azure services, and cloud-native tools
  • · Demonstrable experience automating security vulnerability tools such as Sonarcloud, Synk, Tenable IO, etc
  • · Must be familiar with pipeline tooling including Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible, Jira, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • · Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems and the principles of how to secure them in a Production environment

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

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2111-248969
Salary: ZAR70000.00 - ZAR90000.00 per month
Salary per: month
Job Duration:
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Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Cape Town
Job Types: Permanent

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