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Mid DevSecOps Engineer

multiple locations +view all Job No. r00203416 Full-time

Job Description


Location: Cape Town & Johannesburg

Are you ready to be part of a transformational journey that will reshape the digital landscape of Africa? Accenture has partnered with a leading Pan-African telecommunications company and has launched a groundbreaking Centre of Excellence (COE); dedicated to building future-focused digital products designed to empower and revolutionize the continent. This is your opportunity to join an innovative team and grow your career at the forefront of technological advancement, as we accelerate towards a brighter, more connected future for Africa.

Key Responsibilities:

We are looking to hire a DevSecOps Engineer/Specialist with 4-7 years of experience in DevOps Security across: 

· Azure / AWS 

· Docker and Kubernetes 

· Terraform 

· Building and modifying CI/CD pipelines 

· Implementing and configuring Security Tooling - e.g., Software Composition Analysis (SCA), Static Application Security Testing (SAST), Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST). 

· Ensure successful implementation and embedment of effective DevSecOps solutions (i.e. SAST, DAST, CWPP, SCA, etc.)

· Assist the Engineering and Development teams to build effective and secured CI/CD pipelines, assisting in the configuration and maintenance of the pipelines - shifting security left

· Ensure that capabilities are deployed through a CI/CD pipeline with security requirements adhered to prior to deployment

· Communicate application security features to the engineering and development teams utilising a triad of people, processes, and technology

· Advise engineering teams to consider patterns in software security development and best practice, provide recommendations on approach and automation related to security

· Ensure compliance with Security and Operational risk standards

· Work with theCloud team in the engineering of solutions on AWS Cloud using Infrastructure As Code methods such as Terraform and Ansible

· Proactively monitor and fix vulnerabilities while building a “knowledge base”


What skills & experience are we looking for?

· Relevant Information Technology Degree or National Diploma

· Experience with Dockers, Git, Jenkins, Kubernetes and GCP/Azure/GCP knowledge.

· Working Experience on Linux based infrastructure.

· Excellent understanding and experience of at least 2 of the following: Python, JavaScript, Shell, Node.js, Bash, Ruby.

· Configuration and managing databases such as MySQL, MongoDb. 

· Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills.

· Working knowledge of various tools, open-source technologies, and cloud services. 

· Experience in deploying security measures in CI/CD cycle process. 

· Awareness of critical concepts in DevOps and Agile Principles / methodology. 

· Azure services with good hold on b2c identity manager and azure monitoring 

· Certification: Microsoft certified: DevSecOps Lead expert or cleared az400 exam of azure

Why join us?

· We are a top employer in South Africa with certified excellence in employee conditions

· We offer a transparent, fast paced approach career progression, with a focus on your strengths and continuous coaching from senior colleagues

· You will benefit from working alongside Accenture experts who are solving some of the biggest industry challenges with innovative thinking and pioneering tools

· Flexible work arrangements and a range of benefits including competitive rewards

· You will have access to state-of-the-art technology that will give you the opportunity to deepen your existing skills even as you help create the latest business trends

· You will also have opportunities to make a difference to the communities in which we work and live

Next Steps
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