Linux DevOps Engineer

Linux DevOps Engineer

Job Title: Linux DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-03-08
Reference: V-38730
Contact Name: Huda Meer
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2021 16:26

Job Description

The Linux DevOps Engineer is accountable under general direction to undertake complex administration, integration, and problem management of Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) and Open-Source information management applications in an operational Linux environment of virtual machines and cloud infrastructure.

Skills and Knowledge:
  • Essential - experience with installation and configuration of open source and/or commercial software packages (e.g. based on PHP, Python, Java) into a virtual or containerised Linux environment.
  • Essential – Experience configuring software systems and associated hosting environments to meet ICT security policy and procedures.
Major Responsibilities:
  • Support System software: patch operating systems and applications; diagnose and resolve system and environment problems, implement break-fixes for diverse customers from individual users to system stakeholders.  Evaluate and implement software updates and environment updates such as cloud-based infrastructure. Identify and initiate improvements to architecture and configurations. Update system features or behaviour to meet customer needs as provided through requirements capture by other team members.
  • System Integration: conduct secure and robust transformations of existing data sets to meet environmental changes and business requirements; test software under environmental changes such as browser, proxy, firewall, network, load management and operating system changes; review, update and test software changes and patches to ensure system integrity and security, coordinate outages, draw on external resources as needed and provide specialist advice to colleagues.
Location and Contract Term: The role is based in Canberra. 12- or 24-month contract terms will be considered.

SFIA security level required: The Specified Person will be expected to demonstrate attributes of SFIA Level of Responsibility 4.

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 30 March 2021 or until position is filled.

Call Huda Meer 0431 935 440 for any further information.






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