DevOps Engineer Job in Nigeria

 Sovereign Technology and Innovations Limited (STIL) is an emerging startup in the fintech industry, committed to revolutionizing financial services in Nigeria. Our dynamic team thrives in a collaborative environment, fostering innovation and growth. As an indigenous, home-owned company, we are excited to invite talented professionals to join us on this exciting journey.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: DevOps Engineer

Location: Igbo-Efon, Lekki, Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time


  • 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.
  • Understand teams’ requirement and project KPIs.
  • Strive for continuous improvement and build continuous integration, continuous development, and constant deployment pipeline (CI/CD Pipeline).


  • B.Sc in Computer Science , Engineering from a prominent university.
  • 2-3yrs of proven work experience in a similar role.
  • BSc in Computer Science , Engineering from a prominent university.
  • Experience with CI/CD Platforms (Azure DevOps is a Plus).
  • Solid experience with Elastic-search, Data-dog, Sentry.
  • Basic system administration and Linux Skills.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP.
  • Knowledge of security best practices and experiences with implementing security controls in DevOps pipelines.
  • Experience in configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet, Chef).

N200,000 - N250,000 Monthly. 
Other Benefits:

  • Performance-At-The-Edge (PATE).
  • Health Maintenance Organization (HMO).
  • Opportunity to work in a fast-paced and innovative environment.

Application Closing Date
30th June, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CVs to: and copy: using the job title as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only candidates residing in Lekki and its environs will be highly considered.