Datafin are currently seeking candidates for their open Cloud Engineer (JHB) position in Johannesburg, Gauteng through Go Job Search. Are you an experienced candidate looking to take up a Cloud Engineer (JHB) role such as with an industry leading company like Datafin?
ENVIRONMENT: BUILD out and maintain resilient, scalable, cost effective and high performing Cloud solutions as your technical expertise as a Cloud Engineer is sought by the Joburg division of a fast-paced & innovative Financial Institution. Your role will entail the design and deployment of highly available, enterprise-scale Cloud infrastructure including developing and delivering systems on AWS Platforms. The successful candidate must have a relevant tertiary qualification in IT/Systems Engineering/IT Engineering, have 5+ years’ experience in Infrastructure, Software Development & DevOps, 3+ years designing and implementing enterprise-scale Cloud infrastructure & 2+ years’ AWS. You must also have worked with CI/CD tools, LDAP, Kerberos, AD, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, SAML, Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation, SDDLC and IaC.REQUIREMENTS:Qualifications –A relevant post-graduate qualification in Information Technology – Systems Engineering or Information Technology – IT Engineering.Experience/Skills –5+ Years’ experience in Infrastructure, Software Development, DevOps.3+ Years design and implementation of highly available, enterprise-scale Cloud infrastructure.2+ Years in AWS.Introducing Cloud Technology (start-up) in an environment – processes, principles etc.Design and hands-on troubleshooting background on AWS Platform (Azure or GCP will be advantageous).Working in a DevOps environment.Developing and supporting infrastructure and Cloud capabilities for micro services-based architectures.Experience working with CI/CD tools.With authentication and Authorization technologies and protocols (LDAP, Kerberos, AD, OAuth 2.0, OpenID Connect, SAML).Experience working with scripting and provisioning tools like Terraform, Ansible, CloudFormation or equivalent.Advanced knowledge of infrastructure concepts, technologies and patterns. (SDLC, IaC).Practical, working knowledge of:Supporting and enhancing build and release processes through automation using a combination of processes and existing tools.Understanding of Cloud Security technologies and best practices.Understanding of Networking in Cloud environments.Clear criminal and credit record.A valid driver’s license and own vehicle is required.Ideal to have –Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology – Systems Engineering or Information Technology – IT Engineering.Experience in a Financial Services or a Banking organisation.Infrastructure Security.Experience in engineering data pipelines using Big Data technologies such as Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, Storm, etc.ELK, New Relic or similar on Public Cloud Platforms.Docker and Kubernetes.Experience working in a fast paced Agile/Scrum environment (Atlassian Stack).Understanding of modern software engineering patterns, including those used in highly scalable, distributed, and resilient systems.Knowledge of JSON templates, PowerShell, CLI’s, Shell, Python.ATTRIBUTES:Deciding and initiating action.Relating and networking.Presenting and communicating information.Learning and research.Creating and innovating.Delivering results and meeting customer expectations.Applying expertise and technology.Adapting and responding to change.
Apply now and a member of the team at Datafin will get in touch with you to discuss your career options further.