Senior DevOps Engineer

Saudi Arabia - Riyadh
Private Cloud - Delivery – Professional Services /
Full - Time /
Role Overview:

As a Senior DevOps Engineer within our Cloud Management Platform (CMP) team in Saudi Arabia, you will be at the forefront of designing and managing intricate DevOps pipelines for a key client. Your expertise will contribute to the seamless integration of leading tools, ensuring the resilience and security of networking protocols and infrastructures.


    • Design, implement, and manage robust DevOps pipelines utilizing tools like GitLab, CircleCI, and SonarQube.
    • Ensure seamless integration of DevOps tools, optimizing processes for efficiency.
    • Examine technical prerequisites for Kubernetes deployments among prospective clients.
    • Develop and deploy Kubernetes solutions tailored to meet customer demands.
    • Lead the deployment and day-to-day functioning of Microservices solutions.
    • Provide active support and management for customer environments, guaranteeing reliability and optimal performance.
    • Ensure seamless integration of DevOps tools, optimizing processes for efficiency.
    • Oversee and optimize the CMP infrastructure, focusing on efficiency, scalability, and reliability.
    • Collaborate across teams, providing expert insights for issue resolution and enhancing deployment strategies.

Role Requirements

    • Minimum 5 years of proven experience in a DevOps position
    • Proficient in deploying and troubleshooting Kubernetes environments, showcasing extensive expertise.
    • In-depth knowledge of cloud services and platforms, such as OpenStack and VMware.
    • Demonstrates familiarity with various container orchestration platforms, highlighting a versatile skill set.
    • Experience in Linux system administration, covering distributions like RHEL and Ubuntu.
    • Strong automation skill with Terraform and Ansible.
    • Experience of scripting languages Python, Ruby, Bash.
    • Expertise in managing and integrating DevOps tools, including GitLab, CircleCI, and SonarQube.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills and effective communication abilities.
    • Ability to convey technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
    • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently under pressure.
    • Proven ability to quickly learn and adapt to new technologies and methodologies.
    • Good networking knowledge, with a focus on deploying and managing networking and security tools, including F5 and Palo Alto.

About Rackspace Technology
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