Friday , March 17 2023

First Rand Jobs – DevOps Engineer

Website FirstRand

Job Description:

To automate the processes between software development and IT teams to enable continuous delilvery through designing, developing, testing and releasing software frequently, faster and more reliably in an agile environment. To ensure continuous delivery through continuous integration and continuous deployment. Using Lean thinking, ensure continous improvement and collaboration between development testing and operations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Build a culture of collaboration between Analysts, Architects, Development, QA and Infrastructure ensuring optimal delivery
  • Develop, encourage and nurture collaborative relationships within FNB and/or across the FRG
  • Lead project teams in developing IT solutions to meet business requirements and create, develop, execute, and document test plans
  • Create technical design specifications and assist in sizing technical requirements
  • Provide technical leadership, coaching and mentoring as well as technical guidance or system process expertise
  • Manage expenditure planning and reporting within approved budget parameters
  • Lead the development of contingency plans and identify continuity or disaster recovery risks and mitigation plans
  • Manage people by executing management responsibilities and create an environment that encourages employee growth and performance excellence
  • Assess and communicate business requirements and functional specifications for the design and implementation of solutions
  • Evaluate new application packages and tools and perform research on best practices
  • Establish mutually beneficial relationships with stakeholders that support thought leadereship, innovative and integrated practice solutions
  • Participate in planned activities that are appropriate for own and employee development

Job Requirements:

  • Understand branching strategies for multiple team members working on same code
  • Experience in Bamboo, bitbucket, Azure DevOps , GIT
  • Solid knowledge of automation and automation tools
  • Good knowledge of monitoring tools
  • In depth understanding of release strategies
  • Solid knowledge of programming languages (Java and/or .Net)
  • Docker
  • Database scripting experience
  • Minimum Qualification – Bachelor’s degree in Programming/Systems or Computer Science or other related field
  • Experience – 6-8 years experience of which 3 – 5 years is virtualization experience

Job Details:

Company: FirstRand

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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