DevOps Engineer

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

My client a large consultancy is looking for 2 strong Devops engineers with at least 4 years' experience for a 6 months contract starting ASAP based in Melbourne CBD. The rate is up to $600 per day all-inclusive and this role has a very good chance of extension

The position is responsible for developing, deploying and maintaining automation objects in the key practice areas of-

  1. Configuration Management
  2. Continuous Integration
  3. Continuous Delivery
  4. Continuous Testing
  5. IAC - Cloud deployment/management

The successful candidate must have a minimum of 4 experience (hands-on) in developing, deploying and maintaining the above listed DevOps practices.

This role will encompass use of broad range of technologies, tools, operating systems and application environments.

Core Responsibilities:-

  • Automate, maintain and manage automation practices and delivery pipelines for availability, performance, scalability and security across the project systems and pipelines.
  • System troubleshooting and problem solving across platform and application domains.
  • Suggesting architecture improvements, recommending process improvements.

Required Skills:-

  • Scripting - Strong scripting (Python, PowerShell)
  • Operating systems - Windows, Linux
  • DevOps practices- Configuration management, Continuous Monitoring, Continuous Testing, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration and IAC.
  • Problem Solving - Ability to analyse and resolve complex automation issues.

Desired Skills:-

  • Hands on container solution and micro services; Open Shift, Kubernetes, Dockers.
  • Should be able to implement the best industry practice for CI (Continuous Integration/ Build and deploy) by implementing leading tools like Jenkins, BAMBOO, Maven, Apache, Tomcat, Chef Puppet, UCD, Git, BitBucket, Atlassian JIRA or similar tools.
  • Strong scripting skills on C and its varieties, Python, Perl, Java, Ruby, shell/bash scripts, PowerShell.
  • Experience working in test-driven development (TDD) and behaviour driven development (BDD). Preferred hands on Cucumber.

If you have the relevant skills and experience needed to be successful in this role please apply today and I will be in touch to discuss this role further.

Sthree Australia is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.