Posted 14 Jan 2021 by Parvana Strategic Sourcing About the position DevOps Manager (Parvana) About the Client: Our client is a fast-growing online business based in South Africa. They are obsessive about their high performance yet collaborative culture and are looking for leaders to join their dynamic team. They think big, move fast, take ownership and are used to winning. They are lucky to be surrounded by colleagues who are experts in their field, working together to create a world class brand. Responsibilities: Managing, expanding and overseeing recruitment / development of the DevOps team. Working closely with multiple team members to deliver a clear technology infrastructure strategy. Ensuring industry best practice is being adopted. Taking ownership of all infrastructure and DevOps for the team. Ownership of infrastructure / platform security by deploying, operating and monitoring SIEM, IPS/IDS, expanding security auditing and monitoring capabilities. Mentoring / coaching security within the organization. Monitoring / responding to platform technical and security incidents. Qualifications: Relevant tertiary qualification (Information Technology / Computer Science Degree). Skills / Experience: Experience working as a technical lead, team lead or manager. 8 years of progressive DevOps engineering experience. 2 years of DevOps & Security leadership experience. Hands-on technical experience / knowledge of: Delivering web applications on cloud providers such as AWS. Configuration Management and automation and Infrastructure as Code (CloudFormation). Experience with ECS, Kubernetes, Docker (or containers in general) CI/CD practices and tools. APM and Visualisation tools. Ethical hacking / defensive systems (SIEM, IDS/IPS, Canaries, Fail2Ban, etc.). Experience with Linux administration / Relational Databases / NoSQL databases (A bonus). Experience in the following would be advantageous: Ability to write code (Python). Experience with Kafka, AWS SQS, SNS. Experience with Build Systems (AWS CodeBuild). Experience with security frameworks such as NIST. To apply use the application tool above or send us an email to [Email Address Removed] We are a recruitment company specialising in IT, telco & Finance with offices in South Africa and the United Kingdom. We are a highly skilled team that endeavours to provide a personal, efficient and value add service.PARVANA is Persian for butterfly.An unusual name for a recruitment agency perhaps, but we like to think it will stick with you next time you think about new opportunities.At Parvana, we pride ourselves on our ability to not only Receive a daily digest of all new jobs matching this job. Your information is safe with us and you can cancel any time.