Solutions Architect & DevOps Specialist
2022-06-15 - 2022-07-14
Eastern Cape, East London
Negotiable (Market related, Negotiable)
Opportunity Available!! Our well known client in the Automotive sector is looking to employ a Solutions Architect & DevOps specialist to join their dynamic team in East London.
The Job Requirements:
IT Knowledge:
  • Deep knowledge and experience in software design, platform design and application operations.
  • Very good knowledge in recent IT base technology and trends (Docker, Ansible, ElasticSearch, Kafka, MQTT brokers, REST APIs)
  • Experience with test automation and CI/CD build/deploy pipelines
  • Experience with Server to Server and Client to Server communication interfaces (REST, MQ, MQTT, Kafka)
  • Good IT base knowledge (Linux, XML, JSON, data modeling, handling large amounts of data)
  • 2+ years of Elastic search experience in Production, in medium to large cluster
  • Experience working in a DevOps team following agile methodologies and guidelines
  • Administration/Configuration/Management of  Web- and Application Server
Personal Skills:
  • Pioneering spirit in dealing with new technologies and abstraction
  • Communication and team skills
  • High commitment
  • Close collaboration with the CoC members in architectural enhancements of the MO IoT Platform.
  • Enhancement of and integration in the overall end-to-end CI/CD process chain, bringing the platform to the "true North Star" level.
  • Packaging, Distribution, Operations and maintenance of key components within the MO IoT Platform, such as:
    • Apache Kafka
    • ElasticSearch
    • IBM MessageSight MQTT Broker
  • Supporting the overall DevOps process chain with test automation (in Junit, Jmeter, …), configuration and deployment management (Jenkins/Bamboo, Ansible).
  • Participate in cluster preparation and migration for ElasticSearch /Opensearch to Kubernetes environment.
  • Participate in team discussions and provide input regarding strategic team decisions.
  • Monitor, maintain, and enhance our ElasticSearch instances in 10+ locations.
    Collaborate and work with colleagues in different time zones.
Job Requirements: 
  • Minimum NQF 7 – BSC/BCom/BTech in Information Technology
  • Minimum 3 -5 Years’ experience in IT
For more information please contact:
Bridgette Groep