Infrastructure Engineer (12 Month Contract)Melbourne | Australia nbsp; Why You?Are you a Melbourne based Cloud Infrastructure Engineer ? Are you available for a 12 month contract? Is automation a way of life to you? Do you understand how to balance complexity and functionality? At the end of the day, Infrastructure Engineers create interesting solutions using cutting edge technology and use their skills to deliver value to our clients, if this sounds like you then this job could be for you!nbsp;What will you be doing?
As the Infrastructure Engineer you will become part of our clients’ team, building trust, providing technical leadership and managing client relationships with regards to the current project to which the Engineer is assigned.
Work with stakeholders to discover technical and business requirements, assist in project plan creation and documentation for both small and medium sized projects.
Participation in sprint planning activities including story point estimation and ceremonies such as standups, backlog grooming and story refinement, planning and retrospectives.
Implement technical project work and deliver to clients.
Research, evaluate, and recommend third party software and technology packages.
Provide component or site-wide performance optimization and capacity planning.
Make and document best practice recommendations.
Create automated provisioning solutions for servers, environments, cloud, container platforms and data centers.
Continuously learn and improve existing technical skills, and acquire new skills that will be useful for future work.
Be an expert on a wide range of tools and platforms, and embrace an ever evolving technology landscape.
What do we need from you?
We are looking for engineers that already possess some or all of the following skills:
Hands on experience as an administrator of Linux or Windows, preferably both.
Be able to write scripts for maintenance and automation in a variety of languages (e.g. Bash, Python, Ruby, or Powershell etc).
Experience with common configuration management tools (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc)
Hands on experience with Kubernetes with Kubernetes and tools such as Helm and Istio is a plus
Exposure to Anthos a plus.
Experience to on-prem Infrastructure stacknbsp; - VMware Esxi, F5 Load Balancers etc.
Be skilled with common CI/CD tools (Jenkins, Bamboo, Artifactory, ArgoCD, etc)
Understanding of the principles of data security, including encryption, access control and identity management, and the technical application of associated policies, such as separation of duties and data custodianship.
DisclaimerFor this job an equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered.Pythian is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.The successful applicant will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check.Applicants must be legally authorized to work in their country of residence permanently Pythian will not relocate, sponsor, or file petitions of any kind on behalf of a foreign worker to gain a work visa, become a permanent resident based on a permanent job offer, or to otherwise obtain authorization to work.No recruitment agenciesnbsp;