Location: Canberra
Discipline: DevOps & Infrastructure
Job type: Contract
Job ref: GMT-0821-17280
Published: 28 days ago
Duration: Up to 33 Months
Startdate: 1/10/2021

The role

Our client is currently seeking a Network Engineer with a strong understanding of operating system and open source application support. A self-starter able to work under pressure, and independently under limited guidance but comfortable working in a team environment.

You will be a key member of a small team responsible for maintaining critical systems and applications and supporting platform upgrades

Experience needed:

  • Administrating Linux systems on physical & virtual platforms: SAN storage, software patching & configuration of backup & monitoring agents.
  • Strong experience with the following technologies:
    • Scripting: Bash, PHP or Perl.
    • Authentication sub-systems: Active Directory integration (LDAP and Kerberos) & Sudoers
    • Software distribution & package management: Foreman/Satellite, creation of custom RPM's & familiarity with automation software such as ANSIBLE or Puppet
  • Installation, configuration & management/maintenance of:
    • Linux database systems: Ingres and MySQL.
    • Linux applications: File Server (NFS), Print server (CUPS), Authentication Server (RADIUS), Web Server (Apache), centralised SYSLOG, Source code control (Git)
  • Excellent Stakeholder as well as written & verbal communication skills; and ability to mentor junior staff
  • Ability to create & maintain documentation with attention to detail: detailed design documents, installation guides & procedure manuals.

Highly desirable abilities include:

  • Configuring MS Windows based SSH clients
  • Administering multi-factor authentication systems.
  • Interest in Cloud technologies to assist with the development of a cloud migration strategy

Application Eligibility: This role is in a sensitive Federal Government environment & applicants must be Australian Citizens & hold a Government (AGSVA) Negative Level 1 (NV1) Security Clearance.

Contract Duration: contract to June 2022 with up to 24 months extension / Location: Canberra CBD

Apply now.
For more information contact the client manager Erin or speak with one of our consultants on 0262010100.