Jira Administrator

Job Title: Jira Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 203177_1589241572
Contact Name: Colby Zurlini
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2020 09:59

Job Description

AWS / CloudFormation environment

Experience supporting instances a MUST

Contract plus extension (Sydney or Melbourne)

Our client a leading blue-chip company in Sydney / Melbourne CBD is looking for an experienced Atlassian Stack Administrator to support its software engineering DevOps team. The team is responsible for maintaining and enhancing the whole company's CI/CD tool and platforms.

The role:

  • Primarily responsible for ongoing performance and resilience of strategic on premise
  • Provide guidance and input to governance of Jira usage and configurations
  • Migrating and importing content from one Jira instance to another (we are undertaking a large-scale consolidation exercise)
  • Jira Admin services / performance tracking
  • Lead complex application performance or reliability issues through to resolution.
  • Creating workflows, screens, issue types, permission schemes etc.
  • Maintain availability of Staging and Production Instances
  • Recommend new add-ons which could improve the performance JIRA users
  • Support planned Upgrade of JIRA
  • Software delivery lifecycle including planning, development, testing, security, deployment, business readiness and execution of IT strategy in conjunction with business outcomes
  • Equivalent experience in any other Atlassian applications, specifically, Confluence, Bitbucket and Bamboo
  • Working with Atlassian Premier Support
  • Cloud platform design and security architecture frameworks
  • Distributed Systems design
  • Design and code reviews

The candidate:

  • Demonstrable hands on experience as an administrator of Atlassian Jira on premise instance(s) (incl Data Centre) with 10,000+ users.
  • Supported the platform with many users (in the thousands) - must
  • Skills in application and database performance tuning specific to Atlassian Jira
  • AWS, Cloud Formation
  • Administration and coding experience
  • Preferably from a DevOps team
  • Aws / CloudFormation is a MUST
  • Significant, hands-on experience configuring the JIRA software
  • Strong subject matter expertise in the most current version of the software
  • Basic knowledge of Ansible, Docker, Terraform, DevOps, Agile

Please submit CV in WORD format ONLY

Reference: 203 177