DevOps IT Lead (Ref: ZHDITL)
Remuneration: Market Related (With Benefits)

Position in the Information Technology sector in Cape Town - Western Cape
Posted On Tuesday 20 October 2020
Job Description:

Our client has a strong portfolio of e-commerce and other brands, that are category leaders through value-driven marketing, product selection and execution. They have a well-established footprint throughout Africa and are based in Cape Town. E-commerce/Network Marketing/On-line sales, customer facing website, Mobile App space experience is essential for this role to deliver excellent customer service. They are looking for a DevOps IT Lead to build, test and maintain the infrastructure and tools to allow for the speedy development and release of software & to simplify the development process of software Coding.

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Main job function

Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure

Work on ways to automate and improve development and release processes

Testing and examining code written by others and analysing results

Ensure the system is safe and secure against cybersecurity threats

Identify technical problems and developing software updates and “fixes”

Planning out projects and be involved in project management decisions


Testing risks



Configuring - infrastructure configuration and management

Monitoring etc.



Relevant IT Tertiary qualification


Excellent teamworking and communication skills

Understand the need of stakeholders and convey this to developers

Knowledge of programming languages

Strong problem - solving skills

Good attention to details

Excellent organisational and time management skills

Ability to work on multiple projects at the same time

Awareness of DevOps and Agile principles

A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Zita Hilson