What makes a good DevOps Engineer?


Some Attributes of a Devops Engineer


 

A Devops engineer is an information technology professional who works with software developers, system operators and other production IT staff to oversee code releases So the role calls for someone who has good tech and soft skills to overcome boundaries between development and testing and operation teams.

Testing

Automation is driven by testing, so strong testing skills are needed to be a successful DevOps engineer

Customer First Mindset

When juggling requests from operations, development, and product teams the ability to empathize, prioritize, and be transparent are key to successful relationships. Therefore some empathy is needed on the side of the engineer.

Flexibility

This role gets requests from many different people at once, therefore multitasking skills should be exceptional

Here are some tools which are essential for a DevOps Engineer.

 

GIT

JENKINS

SELENIUM

DOCKER

PUPPET

CHEF

About Amit Vora

Amit Vora has over 15 years of experience in Digital and is armed with MS in Computer Science from Michigan State University and MBA from Chicago, E-MBA from IIM Bangalore.
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