Azure DevOps Specialist - Avanade - Gand



The Software Engineering Team

The Software Engineering Talent Community brings together all the experts working throughout the cycle of software, products or services. In addition to key technologies, these professionals can specialize in the following areas of expertise:

  • Full-Stack Development: application development by intervening on all layers, implementing .NET technologies, JavaScript (Angular/React).
  • Modern Apps & Integration: development and automation of business processes through cloud technologies by adopting modern engineering practices.
  • Cloud Native Specialist: development of cloud applications using PaaS bricks, containers, microservices by adopting DevOps practices.
  • Modern Workplace Dev: Application development that implements Office 365 or similar technologies.
  • Low Code & RPA: development and automation of business processes implementing PowerPlatform and/or BluePrism, UI Path or Automation Anywhere RPA technologies.
  • Delivery Management: project management, process implementation, team coaching.
  • Front-End Development: development of rich and interactive web interfaces.
  • Application Architecture: implementation of cloud and on-premises architectures.
About the role

You will be the main point of contact for the customer for technical matters regarding the implementation of DevOps practices and CI/CD pipeline management.

Day-to-day, you will:
  • Collaborate with the Architect in designing the Development and Operations Architecture.
  • Produce detailed Development Architecture design, setting up the DevOps tools and working together with the CI/CD specialist in integrating the automated CI and CD pipelines with those tools.
  • Collaborate with the Lead Developer of the DevSecOps Team in creating the project development and quality review guidelines.
  • Produce detailed Operations Architecture design and work together with the Monitoring Specialist/System Operator in setting up the Ops platforms.
  • Design and implement Software Defined Infrastructure using cloud standards and methodologies with cloud security standards in mind.
  • Engineer solutions using Microsoft Azure services.
  • Design and implement pipelines for Terraform.
  • Design and implement pipelines for ARM/ Bicep.
  • Design and implement pipelines using Kubernetes/ OpenShift .
  • Work with state-of-the-art tools such as Azure DevOps, GitHub, Azure Resource Management, PowerShell DSC, Docker, Terraform, Helm Charts, Ansible.
  • Develop and implement instrumentation for monitoring the health and availability of services including fault detection, alerting, triage, and recovery (automated and manual).
Key Qualifications:
  • Experience in technical architecture - designing high availability, performant and secure solutions using public cloud .
  • Capability to design and delivery of IT systems for a diverse group of clients using the following technologies: Azure Cloud, Azure DevOps, GitHub Actions, Git/Gitea, Jira, Ansible, Docker, Helm, ArgoCD, Kubernetes, Jenkins.
  • Deep knowledge of key DevOps concepts - continuous integration and delivery and Cloud concept (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS).
  • Practical hands-on experience working on Azure using key services like VM, Azure API, Azure DevOps, GitHub Actions or Cloud Services.
  • Working within an agile environment, including the use of Scrum and Kanban.
  • Motivated personality and ability to work in self-organized teams.
  • Strong verbal and written communication.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Experience in several DevOps platforms including open-source and closed-source.

AZ-400: Designing and Implementing Microsoft DevOps Solutions