As a DevOps engineer, you’re a developer or infrastructure administrator who also has subject matter expertise in working with people, processes, and products to enable continuous delivery of value in organizations.
Your responsibilities for this role include designing and implementing strategies for collaboration, code, infrastructure, source control, security, compliance, continuous integration, testing, delivery, monitoring, and feedback.
As a DevOps engineer, you work on cross-functional teams that include:
- Site reliability engineers
- Azure administrators
You must have experience with administering and developing in Azure, with strong skills in at least one of these areas. You should be familiar with:
- Azure DevOps
The English language version of this exam was updated on October 31, 2023. Review the study guide linked in the “Tip” box for details about the latest changes. If a localized version of this exam is available, it will be updated approximately eight weeks after this date. While Microsoft makes every effort to update localized versions as noted, there may be times when the localized versions of this exam are not updated on this schedule.
Passing score: 700. Learn more about exam scores.
Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: DevOps Engineer Expert
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- The English language version of this exam was updated on October 31, 2023. Review the study guide linked in the preceding “Tip” box for details about the skills measured and latest changes.
- Configure processes and communications (10-15%)
- Design and implement source control (15-20%)
- Design and implement build and release pipelines (40-45%)
- Develop a security and compliance plan (10-15%)
- Implement an instrumentation strategy (10-15%)
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