Junior DevOps Engineer

Do you have a knack for IT infrastructure and software development? Laboremus Uganda is looking for a Junior DevOps Engineer to join our team.

About us

Laboremus Uganda creates financial technology solutions for clients in East Africa and Europe. We help large banks, financial institutions, and start-up banks get digital. Leveraging our expertise, we also bring financial technology to the underserved: alone and in partnership with others. We believe digital financial services should be tailored, simple, and accessible for everyone.

Laboremus Uganda is part of the Laboremus Group which was founded in Norway in 1996. Today, the group has offices in Norway, Serbia and Uganda.

About the role

At Laboremus, we have a very advanced view on the software development cycle. As a result of this, we appreciate the importance of how we deploy our solutions and view it as a strategic part of our software development life cycle. DevOps is an exciting field at the intersection of system operations and software development.

As our Junior DevOps Engineer you will get the opportunity to work with the most advanced and cutting-edge practices in DevOps.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with developers, designers, project managers, testers and consultants to deliver complex software solutions for the financial sector.
  • Work on projects spanning our entire stack including mobile apps, web applications, and APIs.
  • Implement standardised build pipelines and efficient deployments using industry leading CI/CD tools.
  • Utilise the latest DevOps practices and tools like containerisation, Infrastructure as Code, configuration management, continuous integrations and continuous deployments, automated testing, structured logging and application performance monitoring.


In order to join our team, we have some requirements we need you to meet in order for us to know that you are most definitely one of us!

You Must have :

  • At least 2 years of working experience in systems administration in a corporate organisation.
  • Passionate about task automation and robust systems infrastructure.
  • A university qualification in Software Engineering, Computer Science or any engineering field.
  • Experience working with private or public cloud platforms.
  • Demonstrated experience with developing software and the software development life cycle.
  • Experience working with relational and NoSQL databases.
  • An understanding of data networking and data storage solutions.
  • Good communication skills.
  • A passion for personal development and sharing knowledge.

It's Nice if you have:

  • Experience working with continuous integration and delivery tools like TeamCity and Jenkins.
  • Experience working with Agile and Scrum.
  • Experience with building tools in environments such as PowerShell or Bash.
  • Experience with application monitoring and logging.
  • General understanding of solving big problems in the fintech and financial inclusion space.
  • General understanding of code versioning tools like Git and SVN.

What we offer:

At Laboremus, we only employ the best. Our team consist of brilliant developers, project managers, business analysts, and consultants. We will challenge you, and make you solve complex, real-world problems. We give you both the freedom and responsibility to create work that make you stand out. We offer a great working environment that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefit package incl. health insurance, daily lunches on our rooftop, airtime allowance, access to company loans and more
  • Excellent opportunities to develop, learn and grow your career
  • Opportunity for 6-12 months training at our head office in Norway
  • And most importantly: we offer the most intense foosball games in Kampala

Are we a match?

Applications are closed.