Platform Technical Lead

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 29 days ago
Contact: Param Kaur
Reference: 261372

Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Platform Technical Lead.

This is a long-term contract role with an initial contract duration of 8 months, with the possibility of a 1 x 8 Months Extension Option. The position is located at our client's offices in ACT, with offsite work arrangements considered.

As the selected candidate, you will:

* Oversee the operational support of client's Australia's Digital Earth Australia Program's (DEA) digital platforms, focusing on AWS.

* Manage adherence to Government security frameworks such as the ISM, PSPF, and E8.

* Lead the implementation of a new ML Ops environment with in-house ML experts and Data Scientists.

* Uplift Kubernetes infrastructure.

* Deliver project outcomes against DEA's Program Roadmap.

* Contribute to DEA's strategic direction and development of ICT services.

* Lead a small team of engineers and developers in an Agile environment.

* Assist with the coordination of operational requests and issues.

To be successful in this role you should have:

* Experience providing technical leadership, preferably with team management experience.

* Experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) principals, preferably within Terraform or CloudFormation.

* Strong understanding of Cloud computing concepts.

* Strong understanding of Service Orchestration and Service Discovery, Kubernetes.

* Experience in utilizing monitoring and logging tools such as CloudWatch, CloudTrail.

* Unix-based shell scripting expertise.

* Experience with Python scripting and serverless workloads, AWS Lambda.

* Understanding of cybersecurity frameworks and common security practices.

It is desirable if you have:

* Experience with GitOps & DevOps using Atlassian and Microsoft/Github products.

* Experience using common scripting and mark-up languages like YAML, JSON, Markdown, PlantUML.

* Experience managing SDLC using Agile methodology and supporting tools (e.g., Jira).

* Experience with Machine Learning platform implementation and operations.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens able to obtain Baseline security clearance.

The applications for the role is due on COB Wednesday, 03 April 2024

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Param Kaur on 0262689781 quoting Job Reference: # 261372

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.