DevOps Engineer at Sparkle Nigeria


  • Sparkle Nigeria is a bank and then more, licensed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), we are what most people would refer to as a digital bank. We offer financial, lifestyle and business support services to Nigerians across the globe. At Sparkle, we are building a tribe of like minded people to create a market place that makes it easy to achieve business outcomes.

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    DevOps Engineer

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 5 years
    • Location Lagos
    • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

    About the Role

    • We are looking for a DevOps Engineer who understands the DevOps culture and practices; and can be a champion for this within the organization.
    • The DevOps Engineer believes that building great software is more than just delivering working code, that other aspects such as reusability, testability, maintainability, security, and performance are just as important.
    • The ideal candidate can think long-term incremental evolution, in sync with the industry practices and innovation.

    What You’ll be Doing Everyday

    • Manage internal infrastructure
    • Promote infrastructure best practices like security, release management, monitoring
    • Design infrastructure that is resilient, secure and highly available
    • Facilitate the building and releasing of features by the Technology team
    • Take part in building a secure and highly available platform
    • Automate common operations on critical systems in a safe and reliable manner
    • Build tools and processes that increase the productivity of the Technology team and ensure an efficient release pipeline
    • Support and collaborate with other Developers building on top of the platform
    • Share responsibility for strategically scaling Sparkle’s internal systems
    • Bring vision to the team in the form of new technology recommendations, ideas and approaches


    • You have at least 5 years of software development experience
    • You have a solid foundation in Linux administration and troubleshooting
    • You have experience with system scripting languages like Bash, Python or Golang
    • You have experience with Docker and container orchestration tools like Kubernetes, ECS, Docker Swarm
    • You are deeply familiar with concepts like DevOps and Continuous Delivery
    • You have experience with working with tools like Terraforms, Ansible, Chef, Puppet
    • You have experience with at least one major cloud provider
    • You have strong understanding of computer science principles
    • You have experience working in an agile environment (standups, sprint planning, retrospectives, etc)
    • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • You have experience with system automation
    • You have experience with distributed system.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Sparkle Nigeria on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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