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
28/08/2022
Melbourne (Melbourne)
Contract
I.T. & T
BH-365699-2
Paul Wynne