Junior DevOps Engineer (Ref No: Jnr DevOps Eng-0822_DHck)

Junior DevOps Engineer (Ref No: Jnr DevOps Eng-0822_DHck)

Business Unit:
DevOps Team
Cape Town (Bellville)
Date listed:
Tuesday, 04 October 2022
Start date:
As soon as possible

1. Introduction


Sintrex is passionate about the innovative pursuit of excellence in providing end-to-end IT management and consultative IT services that create reliable, robust and user friendly solutions. Through a culture of excellence, partnership and fun, Sintrex attracts and empowers staff with an inspirational work experience, world class software and globally renowned suppliers and partners to deliver services and solutions to their clients, helping to secure and enhance their IT reputations.

The successful candidate will be part of a team in a highly pressured environment. We encourage our team members to take ownership of their responsibilities.

Candidates who do not thrive under pressure and who are not inherently dedicated to being the best they can be through a self-learning attitude do not enjoy our environment.


2. Core Outputs

  • Develop and support commercial grade web applications and solutions
  • Work on ways to automate and improve development and release processes
  • Optimize and improve existing systems and services
  • Identify technical problems and develop software updates and fixes for them
  • Provide root cause analysis for production errors
  • Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure
  • Supportive and collaborative management abilities in a team environment, as well as proven client-facing management skills
  • Be part of a team that focuses on the following :
    • new client requirements
    • concepts
    • innovation requests
    • automation
    • scripting

 3Essential Requirements

  • Recognized IT Certificate/Diploma in Software Development
  • 2 - 3 years Development Experience
    • NodeJS
    • Javascript
    • HTML/CSS
    • PHP
    • VueJS/React/Angular Experience
    • SQL/MySQL
  • 1 - 2 years Linux Server / Windows Server Experience / Networking
    • Networking (Network +)
    • Hardware (A+)
  • 1 - 2 years Virtualization Experience (VMware)
  • 1 - 2 years technical experience in an IT Infrastructure Management environment


4. Beneficial Skills

  • ElasticSearch
  • Docker
  • RestAPI
  • XML
  • JS
  • Jira
  • GIT
  • CI/CD
  • Ansible
  • Docker

 5. Behavioural Competencies

  • Passion for technology and learning
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical skills
  • Problem solving
  • Strong presentation, report writing and communication skills
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Strong influencing skills as well as relationship and network building skills
  • Team orientated as well as ability to work independently
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Show good judgement in all decisions to ensure sustainability
  • Ability to take ownership of assigned tasks

The closing date for CVs are Monday, 19 September 2022.  Please forward all CVs, to the following email address:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Very Important:  The Reference Number provided for each vacancy must at all times be referred to.