OpenShift Engineer
26th October, 2021
About the Team

The role is within the ATO’s Enterprise Solutions and Technology business line, in the Infrastructure Services branch of User Technology Services. Cloud Services comprises approximately 50 staff covering many disciplines of IT as they relate to Cloud use in the ATO. Cloud Services are responsible to deliver a large program of work to migrate applications to Public Cloud infrastructure from Development through to Production. This will improve application delivery lifecycle and enable agile development and DevSecOps.

About the Role

As part of the wider Cloud Services section under the Cloud Engineering and Enablement team, this role will be enabling and supporting the container journey by driving fast paced delivery and support of ATO Enterprise Container Platform. The role will be working with AWS and Azure on a true enterprise scale towards delivering an automated, robust and secure container platform. Cloud Services are looking to engage skilled and experienced cloud Engineers to support ATO’s adoption of Software, Platform and Infrastructure ‘as a service’ offerings. This group is rapidly building a top-notch Cloud engineering capability and culture, adopting the industry best practices.

The Openshift Engineer will:
• Orchestrate and Automate Container-based platforms throughout the organisation.
• Lead and develop best practices for the larger Cloud Services team.
• Plan, design and develop cloud-based application infrastructure.
• Experience working with Kubernetes and Container technologies (Docker & OpenShift)
• Design and Build the cloud environments in accordance with the standard technical and security guidelines.
• Work as a technical resource on enabling IaaS or PaaS services across the public clouds for hosting workloads.
• Build and configure the Containers to support the ATO’s hosting strategy
Essential criteria (Key Skills)
• Demonstrated experience and understanding of AWS or Azure technologies and cloud architectures
• Minimum 3 years’ experience designing, documenting, and implementing cloud-based architectures for large, complex enterprise systems
• Expertise in diverse technical skills across infrastructure, networks, security and applications.
• Skills to implement & manage orchestration tools & automation of the full technical stack
• Fluent in one or more of the following scripting platforms: Python, NodeJS, PowerShell or Bash & tools such as Ansible or Terraform
• Solid Experience in configuring and supporting AWS or Azure services.
• Strong background in infrastructure-as-code development
• Experience with cloud related automation (AWS Automation, Powershell, TFE, Jenkins, GIT, Artifactory, Jira)
• Experience in networking technologies including DNS, TCP/IP, SSL, DHCP and Load Balancing.
• Demonstrated ability to identify common risks in the Cloud, and formulate and execute cloud strategies
• Experience in EC2, S3, Cloudformation, Lambda, StepFunction, SNS, SQS, AWS CLI
• Experience using cloud native tools to review, manage and monitor cloud services
• Certification(s) in AWS or Azure (Desirable)

** Must have ability to obtain baseline security clearance**

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