How many years of experience is required to be senior DevOps engineer

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Can be a Senior DevOps Engineer designation will be given to a person who is working in DevOps for 2.5 to 3 years or how many years for work experience is required to get Senior DevOps Engineer as a designation.

Nov 5, 2020 in Career Counselling by Shashi
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Hi@Shashi,

It depends on the performance. If somebody has practical knowledge as well as experience, then it will become easier to get this kind of role. According to my knowledge, 2-3 years will be more than enough to get a senior-level role in the DevOps world. But it depends on the requirement of the company and other parameters.

answered Nov 5, 2020 by MD
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Hi, @Shashi,

Key requirements for this role include:

  • Detailed understanding of platform components like Infrastructure, SDLC toolchain, Data management, and security aspects.
  • Development experience with Enterprise software products and SDLC lifecycle.
  • Thorough understanding of the DevOps, DevSecOps, and pipeline implementations.
  • Strong understanding of Infrastructure technologies On-Prem and Cloud hosted.
  • Experience with IaC technologies like Ansible, Salt, Chef and Terraform.
  • Understanding of and working experience SaC (Security as Code)
  • Working experience with at least one programming language, Python, Go, Java, C, C++.
  • Strong understanding of Data management technologies, experience with at least one of the SQL and NOSQL products.
  • Big Data experience, Hadoop, and understanding of MapReduce. Analytics understanding and working experience is a plus.
  • Understanding and working experience of Web protocols, Web Services, and REST APIs.
  • 3-tier Application Architecture understanding and design experience for at least one enterprise application end-to-end.
  • Detailed understanding of cloud security and cloud infrastructure services
  • Thorough understanding of the SRE practices and working experience with at least one of the observability stacks (Monitoring, logging, Visualization).

Key Competencies

  • Proven ability to drive change across a large organization
  • Strong collaboration and partnership focus across functions
  • Strong execution and implementation ability in a complex business environment
  • Exemplary leadership skills to engage diverse teams to partner and work together
  • Proven ability to manage and deliver multiple complex projects
  • Management through influence
answered Nov 5, 2020 by Gitika
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