Sr. DevOps Engineer

Date: Feb 7, 2024

Location: Cairo, EG

Company: Geidea

Established in 2008, Geidea epitomises customer focused empowerment and commercial success through continuous innovation.

Geidea makes best in class digital payment solutions available for all by attracting and leveraging the best creative & entrepreneurial talent in the market.

Our solutions give any business the chance to get ahead and reach for more no matter their size or maturity.

Our technology mirrors our people - Smart, Innovative & Forward Thinking

To maintain competitive advantage as we grow, we are currently looking for new Senior DevOps Engineer


Job Purpose and Key Accountabilities


The Azure Senior DevOps Engineer is a member of the Engineering team and is primarily Responsible for building, deploying, maintaining, and automating our software development pipeline from source control through production.

Works closely with the development team as an operation professional. As a Senior Azure DevOps Engineer, the candidate is responsible for developing and delivering scripts and automation tools used to build, integrate, and deploy software releases to various platforms. The candidate will ensure solutions are built based on company standards and that they can be deployed with the company's environments (Development, Test, Pre-Prod and Prod)

Key Accountabilities:

● Design and create software, from build system automation to automated deployment, to scale our engineering delivery.

● Imagine, develop, deploy, and evolve CI/CD systems for Geidea applications based on Azure DevOps best practices to enhance our Agile posture.

● Write Infrastructure as Code (IaC) using Industry standard tools and Azure services

● Working with Configuration and databases such as SQL Server, and Mongo DB.

● Provide systems support including responding to monitoring alerts

● Implement and stay abreast of Cloud and DevOps industry best practices and tooling

● Work with developers to identify necessary Azure resources and automate their provisioning

● CI/CD infrastructure and process troubleshooting (disk space, network issues etc.).

● CI/CD pipeline support (troubleshooting, support with setting up in new projects)

● Work closely with Lead DevOps Engineer to capture, analyze, and derive DevOps requirements

● Designing branching strategies using GIT best practices, approval process, tagging, integrations with CI /CD Pipeline and deployment to Containers.

● Follow the PCI -DSS rules and requirements

Person Specification

Required Education

● BS Degree in Computer Engineering\Science, or equivalent

Required Work Experience

3-5 years of experience

Required Skills/Competency

Technical Skills:

● Hand-on experience with Azure DevOps

● Hands-on experience in continuous delivery and continuous integration of CI/CD pipelines

● Experience with Azure Repos, branching, code review and code analysis tools

● Proficient with Git, Git Flow, Azure DevOps

● hands-on expertise in diverse DevSecOps concepts / tools, especially on Azure DevOps, Pipelines, GitHub, GitHub actions

● Proficient with PCI-DSS

● Ability to assess the requirement, environment and suggest right tools / technologies

● Hands on experience on Kubernetes and containerization technologies like Docker and Azure Container Registry

● Solid knowledge on PowerShell scripting

● Expertise in Debugging and providing solutions and workarounds

● Hands-on experience with REST APIs and consuming from .Net Technologies and PowerShell

● Knowledge on Azure Databricks and its architecture / framework

● Knowledge on Azure Machine Learning Service and its architecture / framework

● Knowledge on different monitoring and logging solutions available on Cloud, preferably on Azure

● Expertise on Azure Functions

● Excellent communication, presentation, and coding abilities


Additional skills

● Servant Leader

● Understand basic fundamentals of iterative development

● Understand other processes and methodologies and should be able to articulate them and leverage other techniques to provide value to a team

● Understand basic fundamentals of software development processes and procedures

● Understand the value of commitments to delivery made by a development team

● Understand incremental delivery and the value of metrics

● Understand backlog tracking, burndown metrics, velocity, and task definition

● Payment Gateway Experience advantage but not essential


Our values guide how we think and act - They describe what we care about the most

Customer first - It’s embedded in our design thinking and customer service approach

Open - Openness allows us to constantly improve and evolve

Real - No jargon and no excuses!

Bold - Constantly challenging ourselves and our way of thinking

Resilient – If we fail, we bounce back stronger than before

Collaborative - We know that we can achieve a lot more as a team

We are changing lives by constantly striving for a better solution

Click apply below and become part of the Geidea story