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Senior DevOps Engineer


Base pay $100k - $140k
Permanent Standard business hours
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Full job description

Your new company
An exciting new opportunity is available for a Senior DevOps Engineer on a Permanent basis.

Your new role
We are looking for an experienced and capable Senior DevOps Engineer to join our team. This position is a permanent full-time role based in Canberra, Australia and offers a rare opportunity to work in a fast growing, best of breed company that retains the atmosphere and culture of a start-up. If you're passionate about doing great work in a fantastic, flexible environment then this could be for you.


  • Maintain and improve our SAAS infrastructure (multiple cloud-based data centres)
  • Ensure excellent security, resilience, and uptime.
  • Be a part of an on-call 24/7 level 3 priority 1 support roster
  • Support increased automation of system rollout to our data centres.
  • Work with partners and customers to solve specific high-level issues.
  • Collaborate with our software architecture teams to support change in our services.
  • Design and actively improve release and deployment pipelines for products in the region
  • Support the automated deployment of infrastructure into cloud platforms.
  • Be an authority in the use of tooling for delivery and operations usage

What you'll need to succeed

  • Experience in the management of cloud-based systems, preferably with a cloud certification
  • Experience with Kubernetes and Docker, a CKA or CKAD certification would be advantageous.
  • Experience with IaC tools i.e., terraform/ansible
  • Experience in configurating modern deployment pipelines i.e., Azure DevOps
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Previous experience with monitoring tools e.g., Prometheus/Grafana/Splunk
  • Fluent in English and have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • System administration experience (including Linux experience)
  • Open to new ideas and experiences. Seeks out learning opportunities. Handles situations and problems with innovation and creativity. Thinks broadly and strategically
  • Shows evidence of clear analytical thinking. Gets to the heart of complex problems and issues. Applies own expertise effectively. Quickly learns new technology. Communicates well in writing
  • Plans and works in a systematic and organised way. Follows directions and procedures.
  • Supports others and shows respect for them in social situations. Puts people first, working effectively with individuals and teams.

What you'll get in return

  • Working simultaneously across a diverse range of interesting projects in a high performing and collaborative work environment.
  • Security clearance is not needed.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call now on (02) 6257 9802 or email Sandeep.Gunawardena@hays.com.au

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Base pay range
$100k - $140k
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Job details
Date posted
24 Feb 2022
Science, Technology & Environment
Base pay
$100k - $140k
Contract type
Job mode
Standard business hours
Career level
Experienced non-manager
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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