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DEVOPS ENGINEER – gain Cloud Network Ops, Dev, Linux, Nagios, Docker expertise – CAPE TOWN, R800K-R900K

Job Title: DEVOPS ENGINEER – gain Cloud Network Ops, Dev, Linux, Nagios, Docker expertise – CAPE TOWN, R800K-R900K
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cape Town
Salary: R800K - R900K/annum
Contact Name: Gary Silbermann
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2019 09:36

Job Description

Great opportunity for a DEVOPS ENGINEER (with a Linux Systems Administration background) to gain complex Cloud Network Operations, Deployment & Development expertise with a leading Global Company who are specialist in Network Management Software and Software-defined Networking. This provides a chance to upskill in Linux, Nagios, Docker and development skills.

Based in CAPE TOWN this DevOps position offers a salary of R800K – R900K/annum.

The role requires a keen interest in deployment, a passion for scripting and software-defined networks. Technical skills needed include Linux, Nagios (or similar), Docker, Scripting.

Key responsibilities will include building, deploying and operating software as well as managing the stack. A solid foundation in PHP/Python/Perl/Ruby or other computer languages is expected.

A certified partner of one of the largest Network Management Software companies, this business is developing and deploying multi-cloud network management platforms and apps. With offices in Cape Town and internationally they have made a significant impact in the fast-growing Networking and Cloud technology sectors.

As Linux DEVOPS Engineer, you’ll be part of a team who build, demonstrate and manage cloud-based infrastructure and services for a diverse international client base. Duties include installing server systems, configuration updating, operating and maintaining system software. You will assist with deployment of Dev, PPE, and production environments in cloud and local DCs; Testing of systems/services during deployment; Resolve technical PROD, QA, and Dev environment issues; Investigate and address availability, performance, and capacity issues; Manage databases (deploy, optimise, backup, configure, monitor); Patch and upgrade management of servers, bought products, and developed products/services; Procurement of assets (domains, servers, licensing, etc.)

Containers. Docker.
Linux SysAdmin.
Fluency in Web Languages. 
Continuous Integration Tools. 
Nagios (or similar) monitoring. 
ELK (desirable).
Jenkins / Docker / Ansible.
Comfortable with setting up, deploying to and monitoring cloud infrastructure.
Python and Bash scripting will be an advantage.
Passionate about finding and fixing system problems, and excited about learning new things and always up for a challenge.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann 
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.