System Administrator

System Administrator

Job Title: System Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-11-28
Reference: V-36911
Contact Name: Nicole McCann
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2019 14:10

Job Description

Seeking multiple resources. The System Administrator is required to provide system administrative support under general direction in a key capability domain; participate within a business environment that is in a complex, emerging domain and operates at a rapid pace.


Skills and Knowledge:

1.            Host based security (SELinux, IPTables, etc.)

2.            OpenStack, OpenShift, Docker

3.            DevOps and Image Building


Major Responsibilities:

1.            Design, install, configure and maintain Linux or Microsoft based systems (e.g. CentOS, RedHat, Windows 10).

2.            Configure Puppet, Ansible or Powershell to prepare and replicate system builds under broad direction.

3.            Assist in the continuous improvement process by developing and enhancing procedures.

4.            Navigate a complex business environment under broad direction and in doing so, be prepared to approach a wide variety of engaged stakeholders.

5.            Communicate with diverse stakeholder groups in technical and business process terms.

6.            Write documentation in accordance with policies and procedures.


Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. Contract term: 12 months


Security Requirements: Candidate must hold an active NV1 clearance and be willing to undertake a Psychological Assessment.


SFIA security level required: Level 3 - Advanced Practitioner


How to Apply:

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

Applications open until 16 January or until position is filled.

Call Nicole 1300 944 936 for any further information.