Jun 30, 2020

Senior Cloud Engineer

  • Paxus Australia Pty Ltd
  • Sydney NSW, Australia
Contractor Data Engineer Cloud

Job Description

Primary purpose of the role

Develop solution architectures and undertake engineering activities that support the delivery of end user services used by more than 33,000 end users across the government.

Key accountabilities

  • Produce end user solution architecture designs that drive efficiency through automation and align with strategy, reference architectures, technology roadmaps and patterns.
  • Undertake engineering activities to iteratively enhance technology services. Establish and incubate proof of concepts in the spirit of test and learn and fail fast.
  • Provide quick and accurate cost estimation for project engagements.
  • Work as a technical SME on multiple projects using both agile and waterfall methodologies.
  • Drive awareness of and integration of services using standard consumption patterns.
  • Support the development of technology services that automate service delivery and request fulfilment
  • Foster effective relationships with business stakeholders, and deliver technology outcomes that provide business value
  • Manage third party supplier implementations of target state architecture and designs in a quality assurance capacity

Key challenges

  • Complex technology environment with a mix of heritage and strategic systems in place.
  • Balancing cluster wide strategic technology goals with those of individual Agencies within the cluster.

Essential requirements

  • Extensive technical expertise in: Microsoft Windows operating systems, Active Directory and LDAP, Group Policy, SCCM, Intune, Office 365, Azure Active Directory, desktop/laptop hardware.
  • Experience in client operating system build automation, PowerShell, cloud application delivery, identity management in Active Directory.
  • Prior experience with strategy and architecture development, ideally in the end user domain
  • Demonstrable executive stakeholder management skills including diplomacy, influencing and negotiation along with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Broad experience in managing third party supplier implementations of target state architecture and designs in a quality assurance capacity
  • Knowledge of security controls, and how they can be applied in enterprise environments to create balanced position between security and user experience


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