Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer Expert (AZ-400)


Certification Industry: Cloud

Certificate Name: Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer Expert (AZ-400)

Certificate Issuing Authority: Microsoft

Certification Price: 165 USD

Certificate Validity: 2 years

Certification Details:

The average annual Salary of an Azure Developer in the United States is $127,348 per year. Azure DevOps professionals combine people, process, and technologies to continuously deliver valuable products and services that meet end user needs and business objectives.

Attaining a Microsoft Certified Azure DevOps Engineer certification validates your understanding of the following concepts:

  1. Analyze existing artifact (e.g. deployment packages, NuGet) and container repositories
  2. Analyze existing test management tools
  3. Analyze existing work management tools
  4. Recommend migration and integration strategies for artifact repositories, source control, test management, and work management
  5. Design and implement an Agile work management approach
  6. Identify and recommend project metrics, KPIs, and DevOps measurements (e.g. cycle time, lead time, Azure Kubernetes Service, WIP limit)
  7. Implement tools and processes to support Agile work management
  8. Mentor team members on Agile techniques and practices
  9. Recommend an organization structure that supports scaling Agile practices
  10. Recommend in-team and cross-team collaboration mechanisms
  11. Design a quality strategy
  12. Analyze the existing quality environment
  13. Identify and recommend quality metrics
  14. Recommend a strategy for feature flag lifecycle
  15. Recommend a strategy for measuring and managing technical debt
  16. Recommend changes to team structure to optimize quality
  17. Recommend performance testing strategy
  18. Design a secure development process
  19. Inspect and validate code base for compliance
  20. Inspect and validate infrastructure for compliance
  21. Recommend a secure development strategy
  22. Recommend tools and practices to integrate code security validation (e.g. static code analysis)
  23. Recommend tools and practices to integrate infrastructure security validation
  24. Design a tool integration strategy
  25. Design a license management strategy (e.g. VSTS users, concurrent pipelines, test environments, 26.Open source software licensing, DevOps tools and services, package management licensing)
  26. Design a strategy for end-to-end traceability from work items to working software
  27. Design a strategy for integrating monitoring and feedback to the development teams
  28. Design an authentication and access strategy
  29. Design a strategy for integrating on-premises and cloud resources

Prerequisite:
To become a Microsoft Certified: Azure DevOps Engineer Expert, you must either earn the Azure Administrator Associate or Azure Developer Associate certification.

Exam Details:

1.Exam AZ-400: Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions

2.Languages: English

3. This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: design a DevOps strategy, implement DevOps development processes, implement continuous integration, implement continuous delivery, implement dependency management, implement application infrastructure and implement continuous feedback.

For Scheduling your exam, you must have to login first with your Microsoft account: https://login.microsoftonline.com