Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer

A Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer is responsible for efficient development operations that can balance service reliability and delivery speed. They are skilled at using Google Cloud Platform to build software delivery pipelines, deploy and monitor services, and manage and learn from incidents.

The Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer exam assesses your ability to:

  • Apply site reliability engineering principles to a service
  • Optimize service performance
  • Implement service monitoring strategies
  • Build and implement CI/CD pipelines for a service
  • Manage service incidents

    About this certification exam

    • Length: Two hours
    • Registration fee: $200 (plus tax where applicable)
    • Language: English
    • Exam format: Multiple choice and multiple select, taken in person at a test center. Locate a test center near you.
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Recommended experience: Three+ years of industry experience including one+ years managing solutions on GCP.

    1. Review the exam guide

      The exam guide contains a complete list of topics that may be included on the exam. Review the exam guide to determine if your skills align with the topics on the exam.

    2. Training

    3. Hands-on practice

      This exam is designed to test technical skills related to the job role. Hands-on experience is the best preparation for the exam. If you feel you may need more experience or practice, use the hands-on labs available on Qwiklabs as well as the GCP free tier to level up your knowledge and skills.

    4. Additional resources

    5. Schedule your exam