Thursday , May 23 2024

Santam Insurance Vacancies – Development Ops Lead

Website Santam Insurance

Job Description:

The aim of this new role is to increase the capacity to support and maintain the Guidewire & Thunderhead production and non-production infrastructure and software.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drive adoption of standards that are to be adhered to by software developers and testers to ensure that they follow established processes and works as intended.
  • Providing direction to stakeholders impacted by DevOps operations and will also have to be the lead technical expert in various DevOps related domains in order to provide direction, approval and support as required.
  • Oversee, manage and optimise the administration of infrastructure deployment, technical support processes, support procedures, deployments & releases, servers, nodes, databases, etc.
  • Provide direction and guidance to Architects and Technical Specialists on ways to automate and improve the development, release management and production observation processes & procedures.  This role will be responsible for the solution that is implemented and will have to sign off any solution developed.
  • Driving optimisation of the DevOps environment through the use of automation.
  • Managing & supporting complex systems in the cloud.
  • Serving as an escalation point for the technical roles in this team and for others who may need this support.
  • This will include co-ordination of the relevant training & certification in relation to the requirements of the roles.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years within a Lead role, managing complex hardware and software environments and teams.
  • Minimum of 10 years relevant experience within IT.
  • Solid experience with Docker, Atlassian Suite, Bamboo
  • Solid experience in application development, support and release management
  • 5+ years’ software development experience in Java at a senior level.
  • National Diploma / Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering field preferred
  • Minimum 5 years experience working with and supporting complex systems deployed to cloud i.e. AWS
  • Experience in messaging middleware, web services, SOAP, REST, SOA, ESB, SMTP, FTP, secure FTP

Job Details:

Company: Santam Insurance

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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