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Devops Admin Overview

Job Description

A freelance DevOps Admin is responsible for implementing and managing the development operations (DevOps) processes in an organization. They ensure seamless integration, deployment, and smooth operation of software development projects. Their key responsibilities include automating infrastructure provisioning and deployment pipelines, managing version control systems, monitoring and resolving system issues, and optimizing system performance. They work closely with development and operations teams to identify areas for improvement and implement strategies to streamline workflows and enhance efficiency. A freelance DevOps Admin also collaborates with software engineers, system administrators, and other stakeholders to develop and maintain the overall infrastructure architecture. They are proficient in various tools and technologies such as containerization, cloud computing, continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines, and configuration management. Additionally, they actively contribute to creating and enforcing best practices and standards around software development, infrastructure management, security, and performance optimization. They stay updated with new trends and advancements in DevOps practices and technologies to continuously improve the organization's DevOps capabilities. Overall, a freelance DevOps Admin plays a crucial role in ensuring reliable and scalable software delivery and ensuring efficient collaboration between development and operations teams.

Most Common Skills

Terraform, Kubernetes, and AWS - For more data, check Devops Admin skills.

Average Hourly Rate

$93 - This number comes from our open-source Devops Admin hourly rates database.

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Fun Facts

  • DevOps admins often have an uncanny ability to troubleshoot and resolve software issues by simply bringing donuts to the office.
  • A DevOps Admin is the Jack of all trades in the tech world, skilled in both development and system administration.
  • DevOps Admins can save up to 50% of their time by using automation tools.


  • "DevOps admins: the superheroes of the digital realm, smashing obstacles, bridging gaps, and keeping the chaos at bay with their coding capes and command line spells."
  • "Devops admins are the architects of agility, the gatekeepers of efficiency, and the enablers of innovation. They not only bridge the gap between development and operations but also pave the way for harmonious collaboration, continuous improvement, and the transformation of dreams into reality."
  • "DevOps admins: the ones who can simultaneously code like ninjas and troubleshoot like superheroes. They're like the unicorns of the IT world, except with more coffee and fewer rainbows."

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