Senior DevOps Engineer

Job Title: Senior DevOps Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/000498_1600058416
Contact Name: Erin Perry
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 14, 2020 14:40

Job Description

You will be a key member of our client's Site Operations team focusing mainly on setting up the DevOps environment, as well as a bit of automation, scripting, and database development. This role will require a rotation for On-Call for off peak hours to maintain 24/7, 365 system availability.


  • Knowledge of DevOps concepts such as "Infrastructure as Code" using orchestration tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef, Terraform, etc.
  • Agile and Scrum experience
  • 3+ years' system administration of Linux (e.g. - CentOS, RedHat, Ubuntu).
  • Troubleshooting experience of networking issues, Linux, Apache, Tomcat, or Python
  • Ability to write executable scripts in Bash, Python and/or ruby.
  • Experience working with SQL databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL) and NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Couchbase).
  • System and application monitoring experience - e.g. Nagios/Icinga, InfluxDB/Prometheus, Ganglia, Grafana, etc.

Nice to Have

  • Continuous Integration / Source Control (e.g. - GitLab, Bitbucket, Jenkins)
  • Experience of containerized environment (e.g. - Docker and Kubernetes)
  • Log Management - Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana).
  • Knowledge and experience of working with virtualization environment, e.g. - KVM, Zen, VMWare, OpenStack, etc.
  • Knowledge of change control and associated procedures.
  • Good knowledge of enterprise level networking and concepts (TCP/UDP, IP, VPN, VIP, Firewalls, etc.)
  • Professional experience of working within the public cloud environment such as AWS, GCP, and/or Azure