• Admission closes on 1 May, 2024
  • Program Duration 9 months
  • Learning Format Online Bootcamp

Why Join this Program

Caltech Circle Membership

Earn a CTME Circle Membership and attend an online convocation by CTME Program Director

Caltech's Academic Excellence

Earn a Post Graduate certificate and up to 25 CEUs credits from Caltech CTME

Hands-on Experience

20+ hands-on projects across industry verticals with integrated labs

Full Spectrum Career Services

1 to 1 mentoring & resume writing | Access to 3M+ jobs via our network of 1500+ recruiters


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Career Growth Stories

  • The course has helped with expanding my business and increasing my earnings. After taking the course, I could add five such clients to my portfolio, which increased my revenue. Moreover, I served my clients better with more market insights and in-depth knowledge.

    - Ravi Kumar
    Managing Partner

DevOps Training Overview

Our DevOps Course and Certification will bring out the scientist in you. You'll learn how to formalize and document development processes and create a self-documenting system. This DevOps training course will also cover advanced tools like Puppet, SaltStack, and Ansible that help self-governance and automated management at scale.

Key Features

  • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certificate
  • Live virtual classes led by industry experts, hands-on projects and integrated labs
  • Receive up to 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME upon course completion
  • 50+ hours of self-paced learning course content
  • Attend Masterclasses from Caltech CTME instructors
  • 20+ real-life projects on integrated labs
  • Online Convocation by Caltech CTME Program Director
  • 40+ in-demand skills & 15+ tools
  • Capstone project in 3 domains
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Simplilearn Career Service helps you get noticed by top hiring companies
  • Live sessions on the latest AI trends, such as generative AI, prompt engineering, explainable AI, and more

DevOps Course Advantage

The Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with the California Institute of Technology’s Center for Technology and Management Education (Caltech CTME) leverages Caltech’s academic excellence in DevOps and related technologies.   

  • Caltech CTME

    Collaboration with Caltech CTME

    • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certificate
    • Program Performance Report for the entire learning path
    • Caltech CTME Circle membership

DevOps Course & Training Details

Start your DevOps Course journey by taking our step-by-step Post-Graduate Program in DevOps certification, that will prepare you for DevOps Engineer roles, thanks to a comprehensive curriculum covering everything such as Git, GitHub, Docker, CI/CD with Jenkins, Kubernetes, and much more.

Learning Path

    • Brush your skills with Linux Refresher Introduction
    • Learn basic DevOps and Other Frameworks
    • Understand Version Control Systems
    • Learn fundamentals of CI/CD 
    • Configuration Management with Ansible
    • Containerization with Docker
    • Learn Orchestration using Kubernetes
    • Continuous monitoring on Docker with ELK Stack
    • Understanding Configuration Management
    • Understanding Infrastructure as a Code
    • Ansible Configuration
    • Ansible Ad Hoc Commands
    • Basics & overview of YAML
    • Writing Ansible Playbooks
    • Working with Ansible Roles
    • Introduction to Terraform
    • Terraform Built-In Functions
    • Writing Terraform Scripts
    • Introduction to Docker
    • Image Creation, Management, and Registry
    • Network Architecture, Ports and Traffic
    • Container Orchestration
    • Installation and Configuration of Mirantis Products
    • Docker Security
    • Docker Compose
    • Volumes
    • Docker Kubernetes Service (DKS)
    • Introduction to Kubernetes
    • Overview of etcd, Controllers, Scheduler, Kubelet, Kube Proxy, Pods
    • ReplicaSets, Services, Load Balancing & Networking, Containers
    • Kubernetes Cluster Architecture & Node Overview
    • Introduction to Workloads
    • Scheduler Overview and Frameworks
    • Services, Load Balancing, and Kubernetes Networking 
    • Overview of Storage in Kubernetes
    • Introduction to Azure Kubernetes Service
    • Learn Troubleshooting in Kubernetes
    • Backup, Restoration of etcd Cluster Data
    • Volumes
    • Solve real-world scenarios with hands-on practice via capstone projects
    • Practice via solving industry-oriented problem statements
    • Showcase your learnings to employers, strengthening your professional network
  • Attend online interactive masterclasses conducted by the Caltech CTME instructors and learn about advancements in technology/techniques in the DevOps domain.

  • In this module from IBM, you will learn how to create containers for your applications using Docker in production and solve problems of orchestration.

  • In this module from IBM, you will learn about Kubernetes which is an open-source container orchestration platform that automates deployment, management and scaling of applications.

  • This CI/CD Pipelines with Jenkins Certification Training course will help you learn server automation, continuous integration, build pipelines and configuration tools, automated testing and code quality improvement, and distributed systems in Jenkins through intensive, hands-on practice assignments.

  • With this DevOps certification course, learn the basics of Git—a version control system (VCS), and understand how to set up Git in your system, list the three-stage workflow in Git, create branches and track files, create a repository in Git, GitHub and more.

  • Simplilearn’s DevOps on AWS certification course is structured to build your understanding of both technologies using the advanced skills on CodeBuild, CodeDeploy, and CodePipeline to automate continuous delivery and continuous integration for your application.

  • Attend online interactive masterclasses conducted by IBM instructors and learn the practical application of acquired skills in DevOps

  • Attend this live online immersive masterclass on Generative AI designed to empower participants with the knowledge and skills to harness its incredible potential. These cutting-edge masterclasses are conducted by industry experts and delve deep into the world of AI-powered creativity, helping you to understand various concepts & topics related to generative AI.

Skills Covered

  • DevOps Methodology
  • Continuous Integration
  • Continuous Delivery
  • Configuration Management
  • Containerization
  • DevOps on Cloud
  • Source Control
  • Deployment Automation
  • Cloud Platforms

Tools Covered

TerraformMavenANSIBLEJenkinskubernetesDocker FSDTeamCityNagiosJUnitCVSGit HubSUBVERSION

Industry Projects

  • Project 1

    Dockerizing Jenkins Pipeline

    Demonstrate continuous integration and delivery by Dockerizing Jenkins Pipeline.

  • Project 2

    Deploy Angular Application in Docker Container

    Deploy an Angular application in Docker. The Angular application should be built with the Angular CLI along with Docker Compose for development and production.

  • Project 3

    Branching Development Model

    Build a branching model to help your team understand the git workflow for faster work integration.

  • Project 4

    Architecting Jenkins Pipeline for Scale

    Use Jenkins to set up a distributed pipeline that will compile and test a Maven project on two different slave nodes respectively.

  • Project 5

    Containerizing application and scanning its Docker image with DTR

    Deploy a spring boot application on Docker for a retail company with multiple web applications.

  • Project 6

    Social Media underlying infra challenges

    Using Kubernetes, complete the features of application scalability by demonstrating how to create a cluster with the autoscale feature.

Disclaimer - The projects have been built leveraging real publicly available data-sets of the mentioned organizations.


Program Advisors

  • Rick Hefner

    Rick Hefner

    Caltech CTME, Executive Director

    Dr. Rick Hefner serves as the Executive Director for Caltech’s CTME, where he develops customized training programs for technology-driven organizations. He has over 40 years of experience in systems development and has served in academic, industrial, and research positions. 

  • Matthew Dartez

    Matthew Dartez

    Professor, Caltech CTME

    Matthew Dartez teaches at Caltech CTME, specializing in software and systems engineering, DevOps adoption, process automation, and cloud-based implementations. He received his M.S. at the Florida Institute of Technology, and his Bachelor at Louisiana Tech.

  • Eugene Lai

    Eugene Lai

    DevOps Consultant

    Eugene Lai is an innovator in Information Technology and process engineering with over 20 years of experience in leading DevOps teams. He has served as Lead Software Engineer, Chief Scrum Master, Chief Product Owner, Principle Program Manager, Technical Consultant and Agile Coach/Trainer.


Career Support

Simplilearn Career Assistance

Simplilearn’s Career Assist program, offered in partnership with Talent Inc, is a service to help you to be career ready for the workforce and land your dream job in U.S. markets.
One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

One-on-one Interview Service by TopInterview

Get a Resume Makeover from TopResume

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Reach numerous employers with ResumeRabbit

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Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

Complete Candidate Confidentiality Assured

DevOps Industry Trends

According to IDC, 40% of DevOps teams will invest in tooling and focus on business KPIs by 2023. The number of organizations releasing codes for specific applications will increase to 30% by 2023 from the current 3% (as of 2019).

Job Icon24.6 % CAGR

between 2022 and 2027

Source: IMARC Group
Job Icon$ 25.5 Billion

Market Growth by 2027

Source: Market Research
Job Icon$120K

Average Annual Salary 

Source: Glassdoor

Batch Profile

This DevOps course caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Information Technology - 38%Software Product - 32%Banking - 9%Telecommunications - 7%BFSI - 3%Others - 11%
    Wells Fargo
    JP Morgan Chase

Alumni Testimonial

Coming from a non-DevOps background, it was earlier difficult for me to carry out various DevOps projects at my company. So, I took Simplilearn PGP in DevOps in association with Caltech CTME. After the course, my company gave me many DevOps projects such as the opportunity to configure and maintain the Nexus Repository which is used to store all our Artifacts for the Development team. Simplilearn goes by its name ‘learn simply’.

Milan Mithbaokar

Principal DevOps Infrastructure Engineer

What other learners are saying

Admission Details

Application Process

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.


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Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program


Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application



Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

For admission to this Post Graduate Program in DevOps, candidates:

Prior work experience is not mandatory
A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
Can be from a programming or non-programming background

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this DevOps Training certification program is $ 4,849. This fee also includes all applicable program charges.

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Splitit, ClimbCredit or Klarna payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.


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We provide the following options for one-time payment

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Program Benefits

  • Complete this program while you work
  • xposure to prompt engineering, ChatGPT, generative AI etc
  • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
  • Receive up to 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME
  • Active recruiters include CISCO, VMware, IBM and more

Program Cohorts

Next Cohort

    • Date


      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      8 May, 2024

      09:00 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      22 Jun, 2024 - 12 Jan, 2025

      08:30 - 12:30 CDT

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

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DevOps Training FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps(DevOps Training) in collaboration with Caltech CTME?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in DevOps (DevOps Certification Training), candidates :

    • Should have a bachelor's degree in any discipline with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • May have a non-programming background 
    • Are not required to have prior work experience 

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with Caltech CTME?

    The admission process Post Graduate Program in DevOps (DevOps Bootcamp) consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee

  • Is there any financial aid provided to take up this online DevOps training course?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this online DevOps course is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.

  • How do I earn the certificate for this Post Graduate Program in DevOps?

    Upon completion of the minimum requirements for each course in the learning path, you will be eligible to receive the post graduate certification that will testify to your skills as an expert in DevOps.
    Discover other PG Courses here.

  • What are the career opportunities after completion of this DevOps Course?

    Upon completion of this Online DevOps training Bootcamp, you can either start a career as a DevOps engineer, an automation expert, release manager or you can grow in your current position. In most cases, expect a hike in your salary too!

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  • What should I expect from the Caltech CTME Post Graduate Program in DevOps?

    As a part of this DevOps Training, you will receive the following:

    • Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certification
    • Caltech CTME Bonafide Certificate
    • Individual course completion certificate for all the courses in the learning path from Simplilearn
    • Program Performance report for the entire learning path in the program
    • Receive 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME upon course completion
    • Caltech CTME Circle Membership
    • Physical Certificate from Caltech CTME (on request)

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  • What are the DevOps Course Objectives?

    Simplilearn’s DevOps training course enables candidates to apply the latest in DevOps methodology to automate the software development lifecycle right out of class and to become a DevOps practitioner. Utilizing important DevOps tools like Docker, Puppet, Git, Jenkins, Kubernetes, Maven, and Nagios, you can master configuration management; continuous integration deployment, source code management tools, delivery, and monitoring in a practical, interactive, and hands-on approach as a part of this DevOps training. Making use of Docker containers, a technology that is revolutionizing the way apps are utilized in the cloud today, is the main aim of this DevOps training and is a critical skill set to master in the cloud age.

  • What are the top job roles for DevOps professionals?

    Upon completion of this DevOps training, you can become a DevOps engineer, an automation expert, a release manager, or a test professional too.

  • What certificate will I receive?

    Upon successfully completing this Online DevOps course, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in DevOps certification by Caltech CTME along with an industry-recognized certificate from Simplilearn for all the courses on the learning path.

  • Will any preparation material be provided to help me get started?

    Once you make the first installment of the program fee, you will also get access to a preparatory course. You will have to go through the assigned DevOps course before coming for the first class, which consists of 18-20 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and to help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

  • Who are the instructors for this DevOps online training and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

  • I am not able to access the DevOps training online course. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after the completion of your course.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment in this DevOps Certification Training, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment to this Devops course if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

    * Disclaimer
    All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.

  • Who can benefit from these DevOps Training Classes?

    Both Cloud and DevOps professionals undertaking this program have higher chances to grow in their careers or their current job roles. Other than that professionals in the IT field can also opt for this DevOps training since learning and upskilling always comes with their own shades of advantage, and in-demand skills on your CV is always a plus point.

  • How long is the DevOps postgraduate certificate valid?

    The DevOps Post Graduate Certificate comes with lifelong validity.

  • What are the prerequisites for taking up this DevOps Certification?

    To enroll in this Caltech DevOps course you must have a bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% higher marks. However, you can belong to a programming or non-programming background, and you don’t need any industry experience as such.

  • What skills will I acquire from Simplilearn Caltech DevOps Training?

    You will learn some of the most in-demand DevOps skills during this post graduate program in DevOps like CI/CD, containerization, source control, deployment automation, and more.

  • Will the DevOps Training Program classes be conducted online?

    Yes, the entire Caltech DevOps course is based on an online bootcamp model, where a high-engagement classroom learning environment meets the ease and convenience of a digital platform. 

  • Do you provide any practice tests as part of this DevOps course?

    Yes, we provide a practice test as part of this DevOps Training to help you prepare for the actual DevOps certification exam. You can try this DevOps Certification Exam Practice Test for free to understand the type of tests that are part of the DevOps curriculum.

  • What are some of the other DevOps courses that Simplilearn offers?

  • What is the salary expectancy for individuals on completion of this DevOps Post Graduate Program?

    A certified DevOps professional can earn over $121K annually. (source - payscale)

  • What is DevOps?

    DevOps is a methodology for blending software development (Dev) with operations (Ops). DevOps helps to fill the gap between software and development teams to make them work together to develop, test, and release software with high efficacy and within a short time frame.

  • What is DevOps Certification?

    A DevOps Certification proves that you have the most up-to-date DevOps skills and are ready to take up the responsibilities of a DevOps Engineer. It demonstrates your basic and advanced knowledge of DevOps concepts and how you can implement DevOps into practice effectively. 

    Benefits of DevOps Certification

    Discover similar online certifications here.

  • Is a DevOps Certification good for a Career?

    DevOps has witnessed significant growth in the past decade and organizations have seen the benefits of adopting it. DevOps Engineers are in High Demand and earn lucrative salaries across the world. A DevOps certification will increase your credibility in the market and make you more employable. 

  • Can a person without IT experience enter into DevOps?

    Yes, any non-IT professional can enter into DevOps. However, it will require a considerable amount of time to acquire the right skills. You can start your DevOps journey with Simplilearn’s DevOps tutorial for beginners, and after gaining basic knowledge, you can opt for an advanced course in DevOps for a more comprehensive learning experience.

  • Do DevOps require coding experience?

    Yes, professionals are expected to have basic programming skills when starting a career in DevOps. However, Simplilearn’s DevOps course is suitable for candidates from both programming and non-programming backgrounds. 

  • How many days will it take to DevOps Certification?

    It depends on the type of DevOps Course you choose. Most of Simplilearn's DevOps training certifications can be completed within 9 to 12 months. Then you can start your journey as a skilled DevOps engineer.

  • Can a software tester take a DevOps course?

    Yes, you can! DevOps is all about managing software and operations teams for efficient development and deployment of software. Your experience in software testing will undoubtedly help you in developing and testing new software faster. However, it’s recommended that you gain a deeper understanding of DevOps for a smooth transition with the help of the most exhaustive courses in DevOps.

  • Is experience necessary to go into DevOps?

    While having relevant experience always helps, even freshers get the equal opportunity to have a rewarding career as DevOps engineers if they have adequate knowledge and the required skill sets. You can build upon your knowledge of DevOps and gain experience in the real world by looking for courses that offer applied learning and Capstone projects for real-life experience.

  • How do I Migrate to DevOps?

    To migrate to DevOps, you need to acquire the right technical and soft skills, such as collaborating with others, communicating opinions clearly, and having in-depth knowledge of programming languages like Python or Ruby.

  • Which one should I learn, DevOps or Full Stack Development?

    Learning DevOps is a good choice if you want to gain in-depth knowledge in a broad range of stacks and front-end and back-end development. However, to gain mastery in one specific stack and any one area of execution — say, server-side programming, database management, or application programming— you can opt for DevOps.

  • What are the different roles in DevOps?

    Many companies are taking a DevOps approach these days to enable better collaboration between the development and operations teams, fewer miscommunications, quick response to changes, and faster completion of their projects. As such, you will find a growing demand for DevOps jobs like a DevOps engineer, site reliability engineer, release manager, building engineer, and product manager. With our DevOps certification, you can increase your credibility for such job roles. 

  • What is the value of a DevOps Certification in IT?

    The world of Information Technology is highly-dynamic and professionals need to keep updating their knowledge to stay relevant. As such, employers are facing difficulties finding the right candidates for their DevOps positions. A DevOps certification helps hiring organizations filter the right candidates from other applicants. Certified applicants can prove that they have demonstrated skills and are job-ready for a DevOps role in any organization. 

  • What is the Best Entry-level DevOps Certification?

    If you are a beginner in DevOps, Simplilearn offers a free DevOps training program through our SkillUp program. Once you complete this and learn the basic DevOps concepts, you can move forward and enroll in one of our Masters or PGP programs.

  • Is DevOps tough to learn?

    No, learning DevOps is fun if you have taken Simplilearn’s DevOps training online. Our instructors explain all the topics in an easy-to-understand manner and short video modules will keep you engaged throughout the course.

  • What is the feedback from learners who have earned a DevOps Foundation Certification?

    Most of our learners are satisfied with our training materials and live classes conducted by our highly-qualified instructors. You can check out some of the reviews mentioned in each of our course pages and then decide to start your DevOps journey with Simplilearn. 

  • How can I land a DevOps job without experience?

    Our DevOps certification is the best way that you can land a job in this field without experience. 
    Simplilearn’s online bootcamps include case studies, capstone projects, and real-world industry projects. You will gain practical exposure and understand what it takes to be a DevOps engineer. 

  • What are the benefits of taking this DevOps course?

    A DevOps course is beneficial both in terms of upgrading your skills as well as getting better job opportunities. Many companies prefer hiring candidates who have proven skills. By taking a DevOps course, you will stand out from your peers. You can even switch your existing career to DevOps by taking our online DevOps training. 

    This DevOps Course, designed in collaboration with Caltech CTME, gives you a world-class learning experience. The instructors are highly qualified and follow a comprehensive course curriculum to ensure that you learn everything about DevOps from scratch. Along with masterclasses taught by Caltech CTME faculty, you get a chance to work on over 20 industry projects and capstone projects in 3 domains. Moreover, Simplilearn’s JobAssist program will help you become more employable and get noticed by top hiring companies. 

  • What are the top DevOps Courses included in this PG program?

    This PG program includes the following DevOps courses:

    • DevOps certification training 
    • Configuration management with Chef, Puppet, and Ansible
    • Docker Certified Associate Certification Training
    • Certified Kubernetes Administrator training 
    • DevOps on AWS
    • DevOps Capstone Project 

  • Do I need to learn these courses in a specific order?

    Yes, this program aims to give you a step-by-step understanding of DevOps concepts. So, we recommend you follow the order of DevOps training courses as mentioned in the learning path. 

  • What are the key topics covered in this DevOps Course?

    Simplilearn’s DevOps Certification gives you a clear understanding of the following key topics:

    • DevOps tools and methodologies
    • Implementing DevOps practices in an organization
    • Core Docker technologies
    • Automating continuous integration and continuous delivery
    • Networking in Kubernetes

  • What are the prerequisites for taking this DevOps Course?

    A basic understanding of web development, Linux, and Java programming is recommended before enrolling in this DevOps certification program. Prior work experience is, however, not mandatory.

  • What is a DevOps Engineer's Salary?

    DevOps engineer, though a relatively new role, is associated with lucrative salary packages across the world. Take a glance at their average annual salaries in major countries (source: Glassdoor):

    • India - INR 700K
    • Germany - €60K
    • France - €45K 
    • Canada - CA$85K
    • UK -  £44K
    • The US - $105K

  • Is DevOps a good career? Are DevOps Engineers in demand?

    The demand for DevOps solutions and services is gaining huge traction among enterprises. The DevOps market size is expected to reach USD 10.31 billion by 2023, with a CAGR of 24.7 percent from 2017 to 2023. This translates into higher demand for professionals with DevOps skills. Our DevOps Training certification helps you showcase your skills and successfully step into this rewarding career field. 

  • Can I get a sealed transcript for World Education Services (WES) at the end of the program?

    Post Graduate Programs are certification programs and do not include any transcripts for WES, this is reserved only for degree programs. We do not offer sealed transcripts and hence, our PG programs are not applicable for WES or similar services.

  • What Will You Learn As A Part Of This DevOps Course?

    As a part of Simplilearn's DevOps certification course, you will learn technical and non-technical skills that help you become a DevOps expert and enhance your career choices. You will be proficient in security skills, automation skills, coding and scripting, testing skills, Linux fundamentals and scripting skills, cloud skills, and many more. 

    This course will make it relatively easy to understand relevant DevOps tools and helps you gain knowledge of different DevOps tools and technologies. From configuration and version management to continuous integration and continuous delivery, you will become a DevOps expert. 

    By enrolling in this DevOps certification, the non-technical skills you will be outstanding at include soft skills, decision-making, communication and collaboration, passion, proactiveness, etc. In short, this DevOps certification course helps you get a solid hold over key DevOps concepts.

  • What Are The Skills That You Will Be Learning With Our DevOps Course?

    By the time you complete Simplilearn's DevOps certification training, you will excel in the following skills: 

    • DevOps on Cloud
    • DevOps Methodology
    • Continuous Integration
    • Continuous Delivery
    • Source Control
    • Source Code Management
    • Configuration Management
    • Containerization
    • Logging and Monitoring Clusters
    • Provisioning and Monitoring Resources
    • Deployment Automation
    • Cloud Platforms

    In addition, you will be learning about many DevOps tools that are covered in this DevOps certification course, such as Terraform, Maven, Ansible, Jenkins, Kubernetes, Docker FSD, Nagios, TeamCity, CVS, JUnit, SUBVERSION, GitHub, etc.

  • What are the prerequisites for this DevOps Certification Course?

    The eligibility criteria for this DevOps certification course are rather flexible without too many requirements. The following are the prerequisites for this DevOps certification course: 

    • Candidates should possess a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% grade or higher 
    • Having professional work experience is not mandatory 
    • Candidates can be from non-programming or programming background

  • How do I enroll in this DevOps Course?

    In order to enroll in Simplilearn's DevOps course, it is essential to submit an online application mentioning details about yourself and why you want to do this course. After reviewing the applications, the admission panel will shortlist candidates meeting the minimum requirements. 

    After getting shortlisted, candidates need to pay the admission fee, and post that, the selected applicants can join the DevOps training course within 1 to 2 weeks. Simplilearn also offers easy financing options for this DevOps course to make the course accessible to the maximum number of candidates.

  • What if I have queries after I complete this Online DevOps course?

    For any queries after the completion of this online DevOps course, candidates can reach out to the Simplilearn team via email or phone. The respective staff will revert back to solve the queries and assist you boost your career. 

  • How long will it take to complete the DevOps course?

    The duration of Simplilearn's DevOps certification training course is about 9 months. During the course period, candidates can also get hands-on experience by taking part in real industry projects and fastening their careers.

  • Can software testers attend the DevOps course?

    Yes. Software testers and also graduate with an average of 50% grade, even without any prior working experience can take up this DevOps course online. By attending this DevOps course, software testers can benefit a lot because it helps them figure out and fasten the development and deployment procedure of software testing.

  • What are the advantages of the DevOps course?

    The major advantages of attending a DevOps course include getting proficient in DevOps tools and technologies which helps in making your work easier and faster and also enhance your career choices. 

    The key benefits of Simplilearn's DevOps certification course that set it apart from other course providers are listed here: 

    • Full online, convenient DevOps certification training 
    • Attend live virtual classes led by industry experts and Caltech CTME instructors
    • Candidates will receive Caltech CTME Post Graduate Certificate 
    • Acceptance in Simplilearn's JobAssist that helps candidates get noticed by top-notch hiring companies
    • Candidates will get up to 25 CEUs from Caltech CTME after the completion of this course 
    • Candidates can work on hands-on projects and have access to integrated labs 
    • Candidates will get a Caltech CTME Circle membership

  • Is coding required in this DevOps Training Course?

    Yes. After scripting, coding skills are the next important thing in this DevOps training course. After the completion of this DevOps course, candidates will excel in coding. However, you can enroll in this course, even if you are not familiar with coding or don't know any programming language. 

  • DevOps Professional Salary Based on Experience Level in the USA

    After completing the DevOps training course, you will become a DevOps professional. The salary for DevOps professionals based on their experience in the USA is listed here. 

    The compensation for entry-level DevOps professionals with 0 to 1 year of experience is about USD 77,424, while those with 1 to 4 years of experience get an average annual salary of USD 93,822.

    The average salary for mid-level DevOps professionals with 5 to 9 years of experience is USD 114,491.

    Senior Level 
    The senior level DevOps professionals with 10 to 19 years of experience earn about USD 128,302, while those with more than 20 years of experience receive an annual salary of USD 136,544.

  • Is DevOps certification Worth It? How Does Certification Boost Careers?

    Yes, the DevOps certification is definitely worth obtaining as it not only helps in getting high-paying job opportunities but also increases your skillset and stands out from other employees. 

     1. Learning Expertise in Automation 

    By automating operations, DevOps certification can aid employees in increasing productivity. This includes establishing acceleration tools and aligned workflow procedures for better operations in the steady delivery chain, as well as continuous integration, which can eliminate manual development and testing. Because of that, it results in numerous advantages, including decreased prices, increased speed, improved quality, and increased customer satisfaction. 

    2. Safeguarding your Job Against Uncertainties

    The demand for DevOps professionals who completed DevOps certification training is relatively high due to their skillset. Also, finding the right professional for a DevOps role is considered quite hard, which means that you have a great opportunity to get ahead in your career by getting certified.

    In addition to that, there are numerous national and global companies that are looking to hire skilled DevOps professionals, which safeguards DevOps-related jobs from any uncertainties. 

    3. Dynamic Career Opportunities

    Getting DevOps certification can open up a world of career opportunities. You can gain practical skills and knowledge from this certification, which will increase your demand.
    Here are some career opportunities you can get into after completing your DevOps certification: 

    • DevOps Architect
    • DevOps Test Engineer 
    • DevOps Cloud Engineer 
    • Software Testers 
    • Operations Support 
    • Integration Specialist 
    • Solution Architect 
    • Release Manager 
    • Automation Engineer 
    • Security Engineer 

    4. Higher Earning Potential
    Since the demand for DevOps professionals who completed DevOps certification is rather high, there are better chances to get high-paying annual packages. Many global companies are offering lucrative salary packages along with other benefits for skilled DevOps professionals. 

    5. Great Future Growth 
    As DevOps is a growing field, DevOps professionals need not worry about their professional growth and future employment. With DevOps certification, one can easily advance their career and get into many DevOps-related roles.

  • Career advancement after undertaking DevOps Course

    After obtaining the DevOps certification, there is a solid career path which the candidates can follow that brings them from Release Manager to Automation Engineer. 

    1. Release Manager 
    Regulating the release management lifecycle and harmonizing different factors of the software delivery life cycle are the primary responsibilities of a Release Manager.

    To work as a release manager, candidates need to possess some essential skills, which include: 

    • Planning Release Lifecycle 
    • Risk Management
    • CI/CD understanding
    • Monitoring skills 
    • Analytical skills
    • Leadership skills
    • Project Management skills
    • Verbal and written communication skills

    2. DevOps Engineer 
    The main responsibility of a DevOps Engineer is to create and set up new development tools and infrastructure. There are cloud engineers and test engineers and they work with other developers and the IT department to supervise the code releases. 

    In order to work as a DevOps Engineer, candidates must have the following skills, which include: 

    • Linux Fundamentals/Coding and Scripting Skills 
    • Automation Skills 
    • Cloud Skills 
    • Security Skills 
    • Testing Skills 
    • Technical Support and Maintenance Skills
    • Knowledge of various DevOps Tools and Technologies
    • Proactive Monitoring
    • Configuration and Version Management
    • Soft Skills and Noble Thought
    • Communication and Collaboration Skills

    3. DevOps Architect 
    A DevOps Architect is the one who is responsible for supervising the application development and deployment operations and also checking for any technical setbacks. 

    Here are the essential skills one needs to be good at to become a skilled DevOps Architect: 

    • Programming languages
    • Knowledge of tools
    • Testing skills
    • Security skills
    • Scripting skills
    • Cloud service
    • Communication skills
    • Leadership skills
    • Problem-solving skills
    • Decision-making skills

    4. Integration Specialist 
    The primary responsibility of an Integration Specialist is building a complete picture of the working environment and helping the engineering and application testing department. 

    In order to be a successful Integration Specialist, the necessary skills include: 

    • Analytical skills 
    • Operations management skills
    • Programming and Coding skills 
    • Knowledge of tools
    • Collaboration skills
    • Communication skills 

    5. Automation Engineer 
    As an Automation Engineer, the main responsibilities are to point out possible chances of automation in software procedures and also test networks, databases, systems, and apps. 

    To work as an Automation Engineer, candidates need to have the following skills, which include: 

    • Automation knowledge
    • Understanding of Robotics
    • Programming and knowledge of tools
    • Testing skills
    • Security skills 
    • Cloud skills 
    • Communication skills 
    • Problem-solving skills 
    • Team Management

  • Benefits of Having DevOps Certification

    With the rising demand for DevOps professionals, there are many benefits of getting DevOps Certification, such as numerous career options, high-paying jobs, enhanced skills and knowledge, and many more. 

    1. Better Job Opportunities 
    DevOps concepts are being incorporated by plenty of businesses that are spread across various industries. Due to that, candidates who obtained DevOps foundation certification have better job opportunities in many fields. 

    2. Increased salary 
    One of the major advantages of obtaining DevOps foundation certification is enhanced salary packages. Companies are willing to give competitive salary packages along with other benefits for skilled DevOps professionals. 

    3. Sharpened knowledge and skills 
    By completing DevOps foundation certification, you will gain more knowledge about DevOps concepts and sharpen your skills. Some of the vital skills you will learn by enrolling in the DevOps certification course include: 

    • Cloud computing
    • Containerization
    • DevOps tools
    • Testing skills
    • Security skills 
    • Linux Fundamentals/Coding and Scripting Skills 
    • Automation Skills 
    • Cloud Skills 
    • Cloud skills 
    • Communication and Collaboration
    • Continuous integration and continuous delivery 

    4. Improved remuneration 
    Companies are paying more remuneration for existing employees who obtained DevOps foundation certification. DevOps professionals are also getting paid by a high margin for extra working hours compared to regular employees. 

    5. Shorter production cycles 
    By obtaining a DevOps foundation certification, the candidates will have the necessary technical and non-technical skills that can help them collaborate and shorten the software delivery life cycles, which leads to enhanced productivity. 

    6. Improved product quality 
    After the completion of the DevOps foundation certification course, DevOps professionals are highly likely to be skilled at adding quality during the development stages. From design, development, and security to testing, it leads to enhanced product quality. 

    7. Enhances your value 
    New trends are rising every now and then in the IT field, so in order to stay up-to-date with the technologies and enhance your career, DevOps foundation certification is the best bet. In addition, this certification also enhances your career value. 

    8. Improved security 
    Cyber attacks on companies are on the rise, which affects businesses greatly, which in the worst cases leads to the shutting down of organizations. In order to enhance security and ensure cyber protection, companies are hiring skilled DevOps professionals who obtained DevOps foundation certification.

    9. Enhanced effectiveness and production 
    By having a DevOps foundation certification, it is possible to enhance your work efficiency and overall productivity. This way, you can become an asset to the company.

  • Skills You Need for a DevOps Career

    To build your DevOps career, it is essential to be outstanding in DevOps concepts and possess essential skills. Some of the most important skills that are needed for a DevOps career are listed here: 

    1. Communication and Collaboration 
    You need to know how to communicate and collaborate with other teams when working in any DevOps-related position. Only with solid communication and collaboration, it is possible to develop, align, and optimize systems. 

    2. Knowledge of Relevant Tools 
    Being familiar with relevant DevOps tools is an essential skill every DevOps professional should possess. There are numerous DevOps tools like  Jenkins, Kubernetes, Docker FSD, Nagios, Maven, Ansible, CVS, JUnit, SUBVERSION, GitHub, TeamCity, Terraform, and many more. 

    3. Coding and Scripting 
    Another must-have skill for DevOps professionals is coding and scripting, which are the core of DevOps processes. Some of the popular scripting or coding languages include Ruby, Python, PHP, Bash, Shell, Java, JavaScript, etc. 

    4. Cloud skills 
    The DevOps methodology is responsible for running the procedure, cloud furnishes the essential foundation for code testing, deployment, and release. The cloud offers indispensable resources, including Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery tools and monitoring capabilities, for streamlined DevOps automation.

    5. Proactiveness 
    Proactiveness is another must-have skill for DevOps professionals which affects their work performance and overall productivity. DevOps professionals should be passionate and proactive about their work and eager to learn about the latest trends arising in the DevOps field. 

    6. Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery 
    CI/CD or Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery are the core of DevOps. CI/CD signifies the constant integration of code from multiple developers, followed by thorough testing and deployment of successful code to the production stage. The deployment phase often entails the creation of new containers, a process that can be automated through scripts once more.

  • DevOps Certification Cost

    There are many free and also paid DevOps training certification courses, so there is no fixed cost for this course. However, the cost of Simplilearn's DevOps certification course is INR 1, 33,000 (USD 1607) or INR 4,526 (USD 54.7) per month.

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