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System Automation Engineer APAC



Software Engineering
Apac, Uganda · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Who we are and what we do

Deel is a global team that helps businesses hire anyone, anywhere, easily. Deel consists of more than three thousand self-driven individuals spanning over 100 countries. Our unified yet diverse culture keeps us continually learning and innovating the Deel platform and our products for customers.

Companies should be able to hire the best talent anywhere in the world, so we are building the best platform to make that a reality. Our market-leading technology, expertise, and global team are crucial to the success of Deel’s platform. We deliver the best products and platform features in our space, enabling millions of jobs worldwide and connecting the global workforce with the best companies and opportunities.

Why should you be part of Deel's success story?

A 30-mile hiring radius should no longer dictate how companies hire because great talent lives everywhere. Deel sees a world without hiring borders and endless talent that pairs perfect candidates with great companies.

We offer global teams all the tools they need to hire, onboard, manage, pay, and scale at full speed. We aim to foster a diverse global economy by building a generational platform that seamlessly connects companies with talent worldwide.

After our successful Series D in 2021, we raised another $50M last year, doubling our valuation to $12B.

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Deel — the market leader in international payroll and compliance.

This position will report to the IT Leader and will be in the Information Technology Department. This role will be expected to be available in the time zone. We are constantly growing both in product and in customers, and you’ll have a leading role getting us there!


  • Maximize IT team efficiency by improving, streamlining, and automating recurring IT tasks

  • Automate On/Offboarding - provisioning/deprovisioning access, including data transfers

  • Automate group access, such as adding to a distribution group or Slack channel based on job role

  • Automate custom requests such as auto archive unused Slack channels, setup Slack to Jira integration with custom fields and private ticket creation, setup knowledge base to Slack integration for self help articles.

  • Integrate IdP with software using SAML, API, Webhooks, or other integrations based on software type

  • Configure software to grant role based access

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or a related field or five or more years of work experience as an Automation Engineer, DevOps Engineer, Sr System Engineer or related position

  • Certifications such as CCS, CompTIA, or any other relevant technology related certificates

  • Coding languages: Okta expression language & Workflows, Python, Bash and Powershell knowledge preferred

  • Proven experience coding, developing, integrating, and configuring information technology systems

  • In-depth knowledge of information technology software

  • Strong IT background with experience custom scripting for enhanced software use

  • A deep understanding and familiarity with:

    • Custom API scripts

    • Identity Providers such as JumpCloud

    • Software integrations using SAML & SCIM

Total Rewards

Our workforce deserves fair and competitive pay that meets them where they are. With scalable benefits, rewards, and perks, our total rewards programs reflect our commitment to inclusivity and access for all.

At Deel, you’ll enjoy:

  • Computer equipment applicable to your role

  • Stock grant opportunities

  • Additional perks and benefits based upon your employment status and country

  • The ability to choose where you work whether it be your home, the beach, or a WeWork

At Deel, we're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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