Kuda is a full service, app-based digital bank. Our mission is to be the go-to bank not just for those living on the African continent, but also for the African diaspora wherever they might live, anywhere in the world. Kuda is free of ridiculous banking charges and great at helping customers budget, spend smartly and save more. We raised the largest seed round ever seen in Africa, and completed a Series A funding round in February 2021, led by some of the world's smartest venture capital investors.
With offices in London (our HQ), Lagos and Cape Town, and further offices opening across Africa during 2021, Kuda is fast becoming recognised as the leading 'Neobank' for Africans.
To help us grow into the company that can bring meaningful change to the way people across Africa get access to great financial products and services in order to take control of their personal finances, we are actively looking for bright, talented, driven people who are excited by our mission. If this sounds like a great way to spend your valuable time, then please get in touch with us.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job type: Full time
Roles and Responsibilities
Implement various testing and automation tools, and commission IT infrastructure
Provision, Configure, & De-Provision Environments via Automation
Define and set development, test, release, update, and support processes for DevOps operation
Apply troubleshooting techniques and advise on fixing code bugs
Ensure developers adheres to defined DevOps processes and update or create new processes to improve efficiency and effectiveness
Develop appropriate metrics to demonstrate system performance and agility using appropriate monitoring tools to improve operational efficiency.
Identify and deploy cybersecurity measures by continuously performing vulnerability assessment and risk management
Recognize and adopt best practices in documentation, testing, security, operations and support at scale and efficient use of resources.
Perform incidence management and root cause analysis
Select and deploy appropriate CI/CD tools
Strive for continuous improvement and build continuous integration, continuous development, and constant deployment pipeline (CI/CD Pipeline)
Understand teams’ requirements and project KPIs
3+ years of industry experience
Bachelor's or Higher in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience.
Have experience with CI/CD Platforms (Azure DevOps is a Plus)
Have experience with at least one of GCP, AWS & Microsoft Azure (preferably Azure & AWS)
Have experience with ElasticSearch, Datadog, Sentry
Have experience with Technologies like Ansible, Terraform, etc
Have experience with Kubernetes orchestration and management
Have experience maintaining and support monitoring and alerting systems
Have experience supporting and troubleshooting relational databases and distributed platform
Have working knowledge of monitoring and event management tool Implementations
Have basic system administration and Linux skills
Willing to embrace and enrich Kuda culture of empathy, teamwork and passion
Have a strong desire for learning and growth.
Have a sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success
Are a critical thinker and possess problem-solving skills
Are a team player
Have good time-management skills
Have great interpersonal and communication skills
Can take the initiative and adapt to a fast-paced work environment
Why join Kuda:
Become a part of one of the trailblazers in the challenger banking arena by joining the exciting and ambitious team at Kuda Bank as we work to become the neobank for ‘every African on the planet’: