Kubernetes Platform Engineer

Ignite has partnered with the federal government in Australia for many years: we are proud and privileged to do so. At present we are looking for a Kubernetes Platform Engineer.

Some further points and requirements about the role:
  • A critical federal government role working on behalf of all Australian citizens
  • A motivated Kubernetes Platform Engineer, one looking to broaden their knowledge in a variety of technologies in an environment where security matters
  • The manager will enable this engineer to work to their strengths while gaining experience in modern technologies with automation, open-source applications, cloud systems and security controls
  • Have responsibility for designing, automating and maintaining Kubernetes solutions that provide as-a-Service platforms to be consumed by engineering teams across the organisation
  • The experience gained in this role in upstream Kubernetes will be transferable anywhere and will be working in a great team with Kubernetes and Linux specialists
  • This role is an opportunity to obtain a security clearance. Candidates need to have obtained a Negative Vetting Level 1 (NV1) clearance and an ASD Occupational Suitability Assessment (OSA) before commencing work
  • Note: OSAs determine suitability to work in a high security environment and are designed to ensure the greatest possible degree of privacy and transparency
  • Therefore, you must be an Australian citizen to apply for this role
  • The department will consider and negotiate remote working arrangements on a case-by-case basis
  • Applicants should note that there will still be a requirement for regular travel to Canberra for key team, stakeholder and organisational events
  • The successful candidate will normally work 5 days per week (estimated 40-hour week)
  • Initial 12 months engagement with a likely two further 12-month extensions
  • Daily rate – highly competitive and negotiable
If you would like to discuss the role, give me a call on 0451 092 959 or please email me your CV in Word format - paul.wynne@igniteco.com - and let me know a time which suits you to chat. Alternatively, please apply and I will get in touch with you as soon as I have seen your application.

I endorse this role unequivocally and am very confident it will prove to be an outstanding move in the career of the successful applicant.

Closing date 17th July 2022
Melbourne (Melbourne)
I.T. & T
Paul Wynne