Basically DevOps engineer will collaboratively work with the Development team to deploy and operate the workloads. Their major roles and responsibilities are to help automate and streamline the operations and processes, build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring, operations, and maintenance and troubleshoot and resolve issues in Development, Quality assurance, User Acceptance Testing, staging, and production environments.

Depending on the current world use cases of the product or application being developed and used, there may be various SME’s for security, Infrastructure, process and project management, etc will be frequently involved but not necessarily a full-time employee of the DevOps team.

Refer post on What is DevOps?

DevOps Roles and Responsibilities


The below table will have randomly listed Roles and responsibilities mostly required for DevOps success.

Dev team, Testing team, Scrum team, Product team, Roles and responsibilities
Dev team, Testing team, Scrum team, Product team, Roles and responsibilities
DevOps Manager Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps Manager Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps Architect Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps Architect Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps Engineer Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps Engineer Roles and Responsibilities
DevOps administrator and Release manager roles and responsibilities
DevOps administrator and Release manager roles and responsibilities

Wrapping it up…


On any given day, DevOps will be the first point of contact for any customer issues and they will be connected to multiple silos in an organization from Dev, Engg Teams, QA Teams, and Project/Product Management Teams.

Related Online Courses

1. Online Courses  – CICD for Beginners

What you’ll get from it:  Learn the basic concepts of Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery and Continuous Deployment (CD), and DevOps.

2. Books –  The Phoenix Project

What you’ll get from it: This book will show the application of the theories and principles in an entertaining story form. It’s much easier to digest and get through.

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