South Africa

DevOps Engineer

Company IsoMetrix
Reference # DOE002
Published 04/02/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Canada, Canada, Canada
IsoMetrix, a fast-growing South African company with international offices in North America and Australia, is a
leading provider of software solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance management and reporting.
We are looking for a candidate with suitable qualifications and experience to join our dynamic and passionate team
in an IT development environment.

The Metrix DNA encompasses the following core values and behaviours:
• Own It!
• Do the right thing
• Embrace Ideas
• Win together
• Think Beyond

Job Functions Information Technology
Industries IT - Information Technology
Main purpose of Job:
Build, test and maintain the infrastructure and tools to allow for quick development and release of software.

Primary responsibilities:
• Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure
• Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying this to developers
• Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes
• Testing and examining code written by others and analysing results
• Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and ‘fixes’
• Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows established
processes and works as intended
• Planning out projects and being involved in project management decisions.

IT Support
• Manage, design, plan and support physical and virtual environments including Azure tenants for best
performance and security through DevOps practices
• DevOps architectural practices including Infrastructure as a code management and deployment
• Brainstorm new ideas and ways to improve automated infrastructure implementations
• IT procurement and sustainable asset management
• Customer engagements and RFP document population
• Follow all best practices and procedures as established by company

IT Strategy
• ISO 27 001 accreditation support, including ongoing compliance
• Adequate disaster recovery strategy, including backup strategy and successful execution
• Stay current with Microsoft Partner requirements and liaise with Microsoft Account Manager maintaining
sustainable relationships
• Partner certification requirements are met and communicated to management
• Information Systems adoption strategy
Minimum qualification and experience:
•Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, engineering, software engineering, or related field
•Microsoft Azure Certification – AZ-400
• Five years previous experience in development and operations, or related IT, computer, or operations field
• Three years previous experience with the following Microsoft Azure infrastructure services:
o Azure SQL
o Cosmos DB
o Azure Application Services
o Monitoring, Application Insights, and reporting
o Azure PowerShell
o Azure Front Door and load balancers
o Identity and Authentication, SSO/Federation, AD/Azure AD, Azure KeyVault
o Azure Storage
o Azure Redis Cache
• Previous experience with software development (C#, Web development, JavaScript), infrastructure
development, or development and operations
• Experience with Windows Server infrastructures, IIS, Azure Web Apps, MS SQL, CI/CD tools, scripting such as
JavaScript, PowerShell and Agile workflow methodologies
• Up-to-date on latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently
• Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management
• Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently

Personal attributes:
• Excellent teamworking and communication skills
• Knowledge of programming languages
• Strong problem-solving skills
• Good attention to detail
• Excellent organisational and time management skills, and the ability to work on multiple projects at the same
• Solid command of DevOps and Agile principles.
Job Closing Date 31/03/2021
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