IT DevOps Engineer

IT DevOps Engineer

Job Title: IT DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-11-20
Reference: V-36883
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 17:57

Job Description

The Role:

The successful candidate will play a leading role in building up a DevOps team contributing to the greenfield design and implementation of a COTS product based solution for a major government initiative.

Key Duties: 

Ideally the candidate will be a good communicator and should be capable of communicating with senior program managers and Department architectural governance forum audiences, as well as with fellow team members. The role will require hands-on delivery of the continuous delivery pipeline including building frameworks to support automated testing, monitoring, logging, alerting etc. You will also participate in developing and documenting implementation designs in consultation with Department cloud architects, IT Security staff, cloud service provider professional services and representatives from the architectural governance forums.

Skills and Experience Required:

Extensive experience in a Senior DevOps Engineer role,
•Strong experience with Linux or similar operating systems,
•Automation skills and Continuous Integration and Delivery experience using Jenkins and Ansible etc.,
•Experience using Docker containerization and container orchestration platforms, ideally with a Kubernetes based product,
•Expertise with AWS cloud services and CloudFormation experience,
•Good problem solving skills with the ability to build telemetry into a solution, and to analyse feedback allowing continuous system improvement,
•Ideally will have some knowledge and hands-on experience of MongoDB and PostgreSQL.

Location and Contract Term: Brisbane based role. Approx start date mid December 2019 with contract till 30 June 2020 3 x 6 month contract extension options pending  budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. A baseline security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 27 November.

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly Shockley 1300 944 936 for any further information