Mar 26, 2020

Senior Cloud Engineer

  • Michael Page
  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
Contractor Cloud Back End Software Engineer

Job Description

  • A great opportunity to work for a very established global IT consultancy

  • A great opportunity to work for a well-publicized, very high profile business

About Our Client

A well established Global IT Consultancy.

Job Description

This role is a customer-facing role, working with some of the businesses' enterprise clients. The role will be predominantly focussed on:

  • Identifying new opportunities for using cloud services and infrastructure to improve IT to reduce program cost or schedule
  • Hands-on design and implementation of cloud solutions in programs and shared environments
  • Develop key reference architectures and designs for Cloud implementations
  • Researching new Cloud technology trends, assessing their utility and developing the concept of operations for deployment, including the latest IaaS and PaaS trends.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentoring for junior engineers of the team
  • Developing business case justifications for Cloud services, and presenting this information to program management, along with bid metrics for customer proposals.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate needs to meet the following criteria:

Technical experience:

  • Proven experience with public Cloud implementations, e.g. Google, Kubernetes
  • Experience scripting in languages such as Perl, Ruby, Powershell, BASH or Python
  • Hands-on experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Chef, Ansible or Puppet
  • Experience with infrastructure deployment tools such as Packer and Terraform
  • Experience with build tools, CI/CD pipelines and DevOps
  • Deep understanding of cloud computing-based architectures, including IaaS, Paas, and SaaS models

Person specific:

  • First-rate communication stakeholder management skills
  • Works comfortably in an Agile environment to uplift platforms in maturity
  • Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills, solution orientated

What's on Offer

The roles provide a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Cloud Engineer to join a very established global IT consultancy on a rolling daily rate contract. The company offers a fantastic company culture, benefits and opportunity to grow with the business.


Senior Software Engineer