Cloud Security Engineer

Cloud Security Engineer

Job Title: Cloud Security Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-07-06
Reference: V-37615
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 07, 2020 16:28

Job Description

Seeking a Cloud Security Engineer to work on the Digital Earth Australia and Digital Earth Africa projects.

The Role:

These projects maintain a suite of cloud-based infrastructure to provide web services, data science environments and processing pipelines enabling the use of and access to large volumes of Earth observation data. This role will involve working with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunities to improve infrastructure security and will be joining a diverse team of talented people. The role will involve creating security policies, infrastructure visibility, intrusion detection tooling and continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines. This role will involve creating responsible and sustainable infrastructure for our public facing python development environment.
This is a great chance to work in an inclusive team and to interact with peers from around the world in working on open data and open source software to make Earth observation data easier to access and in doing so, help us to make the world a little better.

Skills and Experience Required:
Mandatory Criteria
  • Extensive experience with the AWS cloud environment
  • Familiarity with containerisation, particularly Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with networking and firewalls as applied to cloud infrastructure
  • Knowledge of the Essential 8 security model and auditing standards
  • Degree or equivalent experience in a relevant field
  • Experience in scripting languages and Linux system administration
  • Extensive experience in source control management and processes
  • Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders
Desirable criteria
  • Experience working with EKS clusters
  • Knowledge of Python applications and build systems
  • Experience with Earth observation data
  • Experience with cloud orchestration, particularly Terraform and Flux

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra Based – 10 Month Contract

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Ability to obtain a Baseline Clearance

How to Apply:

Applications close 13 July 2020

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 Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information