System Administrator - Windows and Linux Level 4 (TSPV)

System Administrator - Windows and Linux Level 4 (TSPV)

Job Title: System Administrator - Windows and Linux Level 4 (TSPV)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-09-14
Reference: V-37887
Contact Name: Kate Kornsasi
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 15, 2020 13:58

Job Description

The Systems Administrator will be responsible, under general direction to set up and manage servers used by software developers and a proven ability to work within an integrated team of technical/non-technical personnel.
Skills and Knowledge required:
  1. Experience in deployment, management and use of various versions of both Windows and Linux (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6/7) Operating Systems
  2. Experience with deploying, managing and updating COTS and FOSS applications/services. E.g. (Splunk, Version control systems, Jenkins, Artifactory, etc)
  3. Scripting and automation skills are highly desirable. Ability to use, write or modify using one or more of the following: Unix/Linux scripting, SQL, Ruby, Python, Perl, Powershell. These skills can be developed on the job.
Major Responsibilities:
  1. Manage Windows and Linux systems hosted on a VMware ESX. Some understanding and maintenance of VMWare ESX infrastructure will be occasionally required.
  2. Perform development to improve usability and functionality of services/systems, this will include writing and improving Python and shell scripting for automating tasks.
SFIA security level required: The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 4.
Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. 24 months contract.
Security Requirements: Current Top-Secret Positive Vetting (TSPV) security clearance is strongly preferred, however candidates who have held a TSPV in the previous 12-month period (which has since been downgraded) may be considered.
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 09 October 2020 or until position is filled.
Call Kate 0447 199 931 for any further information.