Dev/Ops Engineer (Dev/Ops ENG-0922-DDJck)

Dev/Ops Engineer (Dev/Ops ENG-0922-DDJck)

Business Unit:
DevOps Team
Cape Town (Bellville)
Date listed:
Friday, 09 September 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
  • Deliver work to agreed quality, standards and
  • Provide creative and analytical solutions in a problem-solving environment
  • Strong ability to take ownership of assigned tasks
  • Be part of a team that focuses on the following:
    • new client requirements
    • concepts
    • innovation requests
    • automation
    • scripting
    • solutions

3.    Essential Requirements 

  • Grade 12
  • Valid Code B drivers licence
  • Own transport
  • Software Development Qualification/Certificate
  • 1 - 2 years Development Experience
  • 3 - 5 years technical experience in an IT Infrastructure Management environment
  • 3 - 5 years Linux Server / Windows Server Experience / Networking
  • 3 - 5 years Virtualization Experience (VMware) 

4.    Beneficial Skills


  • NodeJS

  • Perl

  • Bash


  • VueJS/React/Angular experience

  • HTML

  •  CSS

  •  PHP

Operating Systems

  • Linux (RHCE)

  • Windows (MCSE)

  • Android

  • IOS

Networking Technology

  • Mikrotik

  • Cisco (CCNA)

  • Huawei

Operational Services

  • Networking (Network +)

  • Security (Security +)

  • Hardware (A+)

Virtualization and Cloud

  • VMWare

  • AWS

  • Azure

  • Google Cloud

Data mining

  • SQL

  • NoSQL (ES, Mongo, Influx)

Version Control and Incident Management

  • Jira

  • GIT

  • RT

  • SNOW

  • 4Me

  • CA Unicenter

  • BMC Remedy

Containers and Automation

  • Ansible

  • Docker

Office and Open-source Technologies

  • Office (all aspects)

  • Open-source Technologies 

Markup and API’s

  • restApi

  • XML

  • json

  • Yml

3rd Party Tools

  • ExtraHop

  • Catchpoint

  • Tapping

  • Thousand Eyes

  • AFN 

5.    Behavioural Competencies

  • High degree of aptitude in the IT environment
  • Passion for technology
  • Entrepreneurial initiative (self-starter)
  • Excellent client relationship building skills
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Attention to detail
  • Good analytical, problem solving and report writing skills
  • Presentation & communication skills
  • Strong team orientation 
  • Passion for technology and learning
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Entrepreneurial initiative (self-starter).
  • 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
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving
  • High level of customer service
  • Willingness to learn
  • Show good judgement in all decisions to ensure

The closing date for CVs are Wednesday, 14 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.