Senior Cloud Engineer

Job Title: Senior Cloud Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Docklands, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 237213_1631231707
Contact Name: Veronica Rea
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2021 09:55

Job Description

Our Client is a Large Financial Services Organisation requiring a Senior Cloud Engineer to support AWS cloud services with a healthy knowledge in Windows and Linux system administration.


  • Support AWS cloud services with a healthy knowledge in Windows and Linux system administration
  • Use cloud native tools (i.e. AWS Cloud Watch and Cloud Trail) to review metrics, manage and monitor system/service health and utilise cloud services
  • Utilise tooling to improve efficiencies and repeatable tasks and improve the day to day reliability and performance of cloud managed services
  • Use infrastructure-as-code as well as git repositories for code management and development.
  • Use cloud related automation concepts and tooling such as Cloud Formation, TFE, Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Git, Artifactory, Jira
  • Manage and develop in-life security patching, manage backup and disaster recovery processes
  • Fine tune virtualization, storage configuration, and replication for specific workloads
  • Engage, manage and coordinate between partners, acknowledging Security, Network, Architecture and Service Management requirements.
  • Provide out of hours support for cloud services on a roster

Skills and experience:

  • Core AWS services such as EC2, RDS, EBS, S3, VPC's, ELB, auto-scaling
  • Experience with Desired State Configuration (DSC), CI/CD Pipelines, Git code management, developing infrastructure-as-code (IAC), Hashicorp Configuration Language (HCL)
  • Experience with Terraform deployments, AWS Cloud Watch & Cloud Trail, AWS Backup and LAMBDA.
  • Confident with Virtual Machines/containers such as automated image creation and deployment, load balancers, scale sets, security groups, virtual networks and building to High Availability resilient designs across availability zones, regions or clouds.
  • Strong mentor and coach for your peers and embrace new ideas and approaches

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Roni Rea on 02 8267 2483 quoting reference 237213.

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