Azure Devops Engineer

Posted 10 November 2023
Salary Up to Swiss Franc900 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline DevOps
Contact NameKingsley Eze

Job description

Start Date: Jan 2024
Contract Length: 12 Months + Extension
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Hybrid: 2 days onsite
Pay Rate: 1000 CHF Per day
Engagement Method Offered: Limited

Trust in Soda is collaborating with a leading global digital platform engineering and development firm. This role involves deploying complex systems on cloud platforms, aligning technical solutions with strategic goals, and implementing advanced DevOps processes. You'll join a diverse community that supports reaching your full potential, no matter your location.


  • Deploying and integrating a sophisticated core banking system on Azure.

  • Collaborating with technical experts, architects, and business units to ensure technical solutions meet functional needs and strategic goals.

  • Implementing DevOps development methodologies, including version control strategies, code flow, and application configuration approaches.

  • Establishing continuous integration processes encompassing code quality, security policies, and build strategies.

  • Instituting continuous delivery mechanisms, such as release strategies, release management workflows, and deployment models.

  • Working closely with the Scrum team to comprehend project objectives and requirements.

Essential Skill Set:

  • At least 5 years in a substantial organisation or financial institution, specialising in software engineering with a focus on DevOps.

  • Extensive knowledge of infrastructure, covering Unix, Linux, Shell scripting, Databases, networking, virtual machines, storage, and mid-tier deployments, ideally in a large-scale, global cloud-based setting.

  • Azure DevOps certification or equivalent from other cloud vendors.

  • Profound expertise in Azure Kubernetes AKS, network configurations, containerisation, cluster management, and high availability setups.

  • Experience in deploying Azure applications using GitLab, Terraform, Ansible, Helm, Tiller, and Infrastructure as Code within a CI/CD DevOps framework.

  • Familiarity with Azure services like Event Hub, Service Bus, Log Analytics, Azure Application Gateway, and Azure storage solutions.

  • Understanding of Messaging, Streaming, Logging, and Middleware technologies such as Active MQ, Kafka, Splunk, Prometheus, and Grafana.