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Lead DevOps

Function: Technology
Location: Remote
Job Type: Permanent/Full time
Start Date: As soon as possible

May 03, 2024

About uqudo:

Uqudo is a pioneering digital identity company in the MEA region, committed to fostering trust and transparency in the digital world. We’re dedicated to crafting an identity that embodies our core values and helps us thrive in the digital landscape.

About the Role:

We are currently seeking a Lead Devops to join our team remotely. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and improving uqudo’s environments in Azure and our CI/CD pipeline. We are looking for a strong candidate that takes ownership and constantly improves the environment.

This role involves:

  • All aspects of release engineering – incl CI, CD, GitOps …etc
  • Observability – covering both infra and software monitoring, alerting ..etc
  • Site Reliability – Tools and systems to make sure uqudo cloud and on-prem deployments have the highest uptime and SLO/SLA
  • Cloud Systems Engineering – Including developing automations – e.g. Terraform – for building and managing cloud services e.g. k8s, data platforms …etc


  • Strong experience with Cloud Infrastructure services and a clear understanding of deployment models.
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure is mandatory.
  • Conceptual knowledge and hands-on experience of systems management and monitoring functions.
  • Understanding of cloud architecture concepts and styles (SaaS, PaaS and IaaS), containerization (Docker), orchestration (Kubernetes) and related concepts. Strong experience with Kubernetes is a must.
  • Proven ability to deliver infrastructure as code with Terraform.
  • Experience with packaging applications for Kubernetes using Helm.
  • Experience deploying, configuring and administering Continuous Integration and Delivery tools, Code Quality Management tools and Security Inspection tools.
  • Ability to define scalable CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with Performance Testing Tools.
  • Experience in ELK is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced start-up environment.
  • Capability to work with a team based in several remote locations.
  • Strong interpersonal skills for working in a multicultural work environment.
  • Good verbal and written English communication skills.

This role is a great opportunity to join an innovative, forward-thinking company and make a significant impact in the digital identity space. If you meet the above criteria and are ready for a new challenge, we’d love to hear from you.

To apply, click here.