What is a DevOps Consultant? | Transformation | Instruqt

by Katy Andreeva
20 September, 2019 - 2 minute read


Frank is a DevOps Consultant at Xebia. He helps companies implement DevOps technologies and habits to be more productive and effective. Watch the video to learn what it takes to be a DevOps Consultant.

 

 

Frank is working as a DevOps consultant at Xebia for four months. Previously he has worked for a company called Yellowtail as a tech lead slash team lead. Currently, he is working for an insurance company, helping them to migrate their applications from a data center to the cloud.

Biggest challenge

His biggest challenge as a DevOps consultant is winning the trust of the client and team. He strategy on winning the trust of his clients is showing them that he understands what their problem is. Trying to think with them, not jumping to conclusions or solutions too fast, but actually taking d them along on the DevOps journey.

Frank’s suggestions on how to keep up to date as a DevOps professional?

Frank's has two tips for DevOps professionals. One, talk with each other very often to exchange knowledge and experience. Two, find an advisor to trust, call them when there is a have a problem or challenge, then create an action plan from that point based on their advice.

 

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