Google Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer – GCP – Exams

Are you ready to take the Google Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer Exam? Test yourself by answering 300 questions!

The Google Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer certification is a prestigious credential awarded by Google Cloud to IT professionals who demonstrate extensive knowledge and expertise in leveraging Google Cloud technologies for DevOps practices. This certification is designed to validate a candidate’s ability to deploy, monitor, and optimize applications and infrastructure on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) while adhering to modern DevOps principles.

The Professional Cloud DevOps Engineer certification exam assesses your ability to:

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

About the Google Professional Cloud Architect exam:

  • Length: 2 hours
  • Registration fee: $200 (plus tax where applicable)
  • Languages: English
  • Format: 50-60 multiple choice and multiple select questions taken remotely or in person at a test center.
  • Recommended experience: 3+ years of industry experience including 1+ years designing and managing solutions using Google Cloud.

Exam guide:

  1. Applying site reliability engineering principles to a service
    1. Balance change, velocity, and reliability of the service
    2. Manage service life cycle
    3. Ensure healthy communication and collaboration for operations
  2. Building and implementing CI/CD pipelines for a service
    1. Design CI/CD pipelines
    2. Implement CI/CD pipelines
    3. Manage configuration and secrets
    4. Manage infrastructure as code
    5. Deploy CI/CD tooling
    6. Manage different development environments (e.g., staging, production)
    7. Secure the deployment pipeline
  3. Implementing service monitoring strategies
    1. Manage application logs
    2. Manage application metrics with Cloud Monitoring
    3. Manage Cloud Monitoring platform
    4. Manage Cloud Logging platform
    5. Implement logging and monitoring access controls
  4. Optimizing service performance
    1. Identify service performance issues
    2. Debug application code
    3. Optimize resource utilization
  5. Managing service incidents
    1. Coordinate roles and implement communication channels during a service incident
    2. Investigate incident symptoms impacting users
    3. Mitigate incident impact on users
    4. Resolve issues with deployments (e.g., Cloud Build, Jenkins)
    5. Document issue in a postmortem

Is it possible to take the practice test more than once?

Certainly, you are allowed to attempt each practice test multiple times. Upon completion of the practice test, your final outcome will be displayed. With every attempt, the sequence of questions and answers will be randomized.

Is there a time restriction for the practice tests?

Indeed, each test comes with a time constraint of 120 seconds for each question.

What score is required?

The target achievement threshold for each practice test is to achieve at least 70% correct answers.

Do the questions have explanations?

Yes, all questions have explanations for each answer.

Am I granted access to my responses?

Absolutely, you have the opportunity to review all the answers you submitted and ascertain which ones were correct and which ones were not.

Are the questions updated regularly?

Indeed, the questions are routinely updated to ensure the best learning experience.

Additional Note: It is strongly recommended that you take these exams multiple times until you consistently score 90% or higher on each test. Take the challenge without hesitation and start your journey today. Good luck!