Azure Cloud Engineers

Job Title: Azure Cloud Engineers
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 243547_1644986570
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 17, 2022 12:44

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking Three (3) Azure Cloud Engineers.

This is a long-term contract until 30 June 2022 with 2x12 months extension option, located at our Client's Canberra location.

As the selected candidate, you will be:

  • Implementing technical solutions in cloud to facilitate migration of applications;
  • Designing infrastructure solutions to host applications current on-premise;
  • Developing automated solutions to deploy infrastructure and applications to cloud;
  • Working within DevOps practices of the wider program team;
  • Inputting features and design of cloud foundations;
  • Developing new standard features and automation for standard customer cloud environments;
  • Contributing to Product Management practices to develop new features,
  • Contributing to agile/scrum ceremonies to develop, plan, and prioritise new feature delivery;
  • Maintaining and developing Infrastructure as Code for a range of different systems;
  • Supporting Java applications running in a Linux environment;
  • Undertaking performance tuning;
  • Working in a diverse team across a wide range of different technologies and systems;
  • Automating processes and building self-service capabilities;
  • Delivering and building services and technologies including but not limited to Microsoft Azure;
  • Leading and co-ordinating cloud development activities between relevant stakeholders and technical resources - both internal and external;
  • Periodically collaborating to develop and implement operational improvements; and
  • Leveraging experience with cloud native tools to review metrics and monitor the health/utilisation of agency's cloud services.

To be successful in this role you should have:

  • Demonstrated experience with Infrastructure as Code (Ansible, ARM, Scripting, Bash) for end-to-end automation and deployment.
  • Experience with managing and supporting Azure Infrastructure, DevOps, and Platform including PaaS services.
  • Experience with Linux based environments infrastructure support and maintenance.

It is desirable if you have:

  • Understanding and experience with Data pipeline comprising of both SQL and NoSQL data stores (column-store and graph databases) including administration.
  • ITQSB certification highly desirable.
  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and supporting Java applications in a Linux environment or experience in developing Java applications.
  • Demonstrated skills and contemporary practice in Hadoop/HDInsight, Elasticsearch, Neo4j, WSO2, Nifi and Networking.
  • Ability to apply the ISM to managing a PROTECTED cloud environment.
  • A strong understanding of the purpose of Information systems, coupled with strong written and verbal communication.
  • Tertiary qualifications in an appropriate discipline - Computer Science or Systems Engineering and/or demonstrated experience in a similar role will be highly regarded.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian who currently or have the ability to obtain a Negative Vetting 1 Federal Government Security Clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 8880 7642 quoting Job Reference: #243547

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.