Careers

DevOps Developer

We are hiring! We are looking for a permanent DevOps Developer based in Cape Town.

Role Outline

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Reliable and secure delivery of Xago platform products into cloud environments
  • Monitoring of platform health and evaluation/implementation of monitoring tools
  • Working with the dev team in:
    • Delivery process improvements
    • Designing and implementing scaling strategies
  • Ensuring network integrity and security, and recommendations of improvements thereon
  • Assist in the design and implementation of the triage process for customer enquiries and issues

Skills matrix

The following skills will be required of the candidate:

Description Requirement level
Deep understanding of CI (continuous integration) and CD (continuous delivery) practices, including TDD and BDD Required
Experience in at least one popular CI framework, such as Jenkins, Travis or (preferably) Gitlab CI Required
Deep experience with any variation of Linux Required
Experience with AWS cloud products (such as EC2, ELB, KMS) Required
Docker containerisation Required
Bash scripting Required
At least 1 dynamic programming language (preferably Javascript/Node) Desirable
Automation scripting with Ansible Desirable
Monitoring and scaling with Kubernetes Optional

Please email us at sonya@xago.io if you would like to apply for the position.