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Junior DevOps Engineer – Entry Level

Learning Path

Overview

In this entry level learning path, you’ll develop your skills as a DevOps engineer. You’ll learn a wide variety of skills, starting with the basic principles of DevOps, as well as professional-level Linux server administration. From there, you’ll gain experience with Python, Ansible, Docker, Jenkins, and a variety of other DevOps tools. When you’re finish, you’ll be prepared to being applying for your first junior DevOps engineer role. As a junior DevOps engineer, you’ll assist with your organization’s development and deployment processes by helping to automate various stages of the lifecycle from building to monitoring. You’ll work with other engineering teams to help optimize processes through automation, using a wide variety of tools. Your job responsibilities may include creating new automation and monitoring frameworks, providing guidance on development and CI/CD pipeline implementation, and configuring different parts of the organization’s pipelines for maximum efficiency. This is an entry level position, but you should be comfortable working with Linux and have at least a few months’ experience using it. Prior experience in the IT field is recommended, but not required. At minimum, you should have already completed our Linux Essentials course or have equivalent knowledge.

Path

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Linux Foundation Certified SysAdmin (LFCS)

The Linux job market continues to expand and this course will help prepare you for one of the standard industry…

24:06:49
Intermediate
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DevOps Essentials

This course provides a basic introduction to the concept of DevOps. It seeks to give the student a working knowledge…

03:47:20
Beginner
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Introduction to Python Development

This course is designed to teach you how to program using Python. We'll cover the building blocks of the language,…

15:41:36
Beginner
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Ansible Quick Start

Ansible is an automation engine that continues to gain popularity. The tool has become a favorite choice for managing IT…

02:15:16
Beginner
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Beginner’s Guide to Containers and Orchestration

Containers and container orchestration are in the process of transforming the way the technology industry does what it does. If…

01:09:21
Beginner
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Learn Docker by Doing

You learn faster and better when you learn by doing. With that in mind, this course has been designed to…

26:10:40
Intermediate
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Jenkins Quick Start

Although Jenkins is a complex topic that we cover in depth elsewhere on the site, this course will give you…

01:39:43
Beginner
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Implementing a Full CI/CD Pipeline

The CI/CD Pipeline has become an integral part of DevOps culture. There are a variety of tools and techniques for…

22:55:22
Intermediate
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