Biz Dev Ops Lead

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Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted Jan 16, 2021
Category IT Jobs
Job Type Full-time


Influence and collaborate within Tribes and Portfolios to architect and Design Software Deployment Pipelines
• Liaise with vendors to drive the selection procurement of Biz Dev Ops enabling technologies and services.
• Lead and guide software engineers in the design, building and maintenance of the selected Biz Dev Ops technologies that supports the full SDLC
• Lead the design and/or development, testing and evaluation of systems and infrastructure (Infrastructure as Code preferably) with teams
• Lead the creation of Biz Dev Ops patterns and practices for the enterprise
• Ensure understanding of information management, data integrity, testing and security
• Conduct on-boarding training and coaching for Biz Dev Ops full stack teams
• Assess teams’ maturity in the enterprise and assist them with steps to improve their software delivery over a pre-determined period
• Manage multiple objectives, projects, groups, and/or activities, with the view of making effective judgments when prioritizing.
• Maintain and facilitate compliance with company, security and regulatory standards
• Foster innovation within the Biz Dev Ops team to assist the team to continuously improve
• Support the achievement of the business strategy, objectives and values
• Stay abreast of developments in field of expertise
• Contribute to the Nedbank Culture building initiatives (e.g. staff surveys etc.).
• Participate and support corporate responsibility initiatives for the achievement of business strategy
• Seek opportunities to improve business processes, models and systems though agile thinking.

Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

  • Advanced Diplomas/National 1st Degrees

Preferred Qualification

Degree in computer science, math or software engineering or equivalent technical experience

BSC Computer Science

Preferred Certifications

One of the following certification would be advantageous: DevOps Certification, LPI, RHCE, RHCA, MCSE, MCSD,CSM,OCAJP,SCJA,OCPJP or any other technical certification

Minimum Experience Level

10+ years as a Software Developer in either or all of the following: Web Development, Windows Services Development, Mobile Development, Application Development, Back-end Development, Cloud Computing or
10+ years as a Systems Administrator on multiple platforms on-premise and in the Cloud

Type of Exposure

  • Expert understanding of architecting, designing and the implementation of a DevOps tool chain in an enterprise environment
  • Expert knowledge of how to build a continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployment pipeline with an emphasis on quality
  • Good understanding of release strategies
  • Good understanding of monitoring techniques
  • Expert understanding of security and automation with regards to DevOps practices and patterns with hands-on experience
  • Management and integration of tooling related to DevOps practices in a Cloud environment
  • Experience with distributed version control systems like Git and Mercurial, Subversion, TFS (VSTS), Azure DevOps
  • Must be able to branch, merge, write, test, commit and deploy code
  • Needs to understand feature toggling for driving business value
  • Experience in an agile development environment using Scrum and/or Extreme Programming

Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Java Development with J2EE and/or Springboot knowledge (Advanced)
  • Microsoft ASP.NET, .NET CORE, C#, VB.NET (Advanced)
  • JavaScript Frameworks(Angular.js, React.js,Aurelia.js,Vue.js) (Advanced)
  • Automation products such as Terraform, Chef, Ansible, SlatStack or Puppet (Advanced)
  • Administering either of the following Linux or Unix distribubutions RedHat Linux, Suse Linux, Devian, Ubuntu, AIX, SCO,HP/UX (Advanced
  • Bash and/or PowerShell scripting (Advanced)


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