Applications DevOps Engineer 1

Makati City, National Capital Region (NCR), PH

Information Technology

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved 
Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K. More information is available at www.sophos.com.



Job Purpose

IT at Sophos delivers world-class IT applications, infrastructure, and services, enabling the delivery of the company vision and strategy. This department is led by a leadership team with extensive experience leading IT functions in the security industry, and our technical contributors are widely held as industry experts in their domain.  We consistently encourage innovation and agility to foster best in class solutions. As a member of this team, we are committed to investing in your professional development to ensure you have opportunities to advance in your career.

As a DevOps engineer, you are responsible to execute release and refresh for applications within the IT Applications Org. Understand the CI/CD pipelines and execute builds as requested.  

Main Duties and Responsibilities

•    Able to perform end to end release tasks/activities with instructions from senior member of the team
•    Able to perform application admin and configuration task with guidance from senior member for the team
•    Able to follow and use operations templates and checklist
•    Able to understand and address common issues related to release / refresh / builds
•    Is aware and able to follow change and release management processes and controls. 
•    Perform refresh activity with supervision from senior member of the team. 
•    Demonstrate a basic understanding of the system that they are assigned to. 
•    Demonstrate basic understanding of source control (GIT, BitBucket)
•    Able to work with DevOps tools (Bamboo, Octopus, Bitbucket, etc..) and other relevant tools (Jira, WIKI, etc..) with guidance from senior member of the group. 
•    Build and maintain effective relationships with team members, participate in training and knowledge transfer
•    Escalate any problems and exceptions that need to be addressed to the Senior member of the group or Operations management on a timely manne
•    Effectively communicate with peers
•    Develop skills via self-study or classes to enhance performance
•    Demonstrate behaviors according to IT Principles & Values
•    Understanding of coding fundamentals

Skills & Experience

•    Degree in IT field, preferably with at least 1 year of relevant experience
•    Fresh IT graduates from Computer Engineering / Information Technology / Computer Technology, Computer Engineering, or other relevant courses are welcome to apply.
•    Good working knowledge of common operating systems (e.g. Windows, Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD, OS X).
•    Ability to collaborate with senior resources on high-level goals and features.
•    Good written and verbal communication skills in fluent English.
•    Can follow written and verbal instructions accurately and promptly.
•    Asks questions, checks for understanding, explains clearly and precisely.
•    Able to organize own time to deliver against tasks set by others, with a short-term horizon.
•    Able to work cooperatively with others to achieve short-term project and team goals.
•    Builds stable and useful working relationships within a small project team and immediate development team.
•    Willing to work mid-shift schedule.

Thank you for your interest in Sophos. Please be informed that all shortlisted candidates would be required to undergo a reference and background screening conducted by our appointed vendor



Equal Opportunities
Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.
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At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.

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