Senior DevOps Engineer

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH94101_1498699555

This is a fantastic opportunity to be working within one of Australia's Big Four Banks, on a long term project building their DevOps capability. My client is looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer to join a newly created, collaborative team to consult, mentor, promote, design, build and implement development pipelines.

You will be required to:

  • Design and continuously improve the tools and processes that automate the flow of code through these pipelines (CI) and automate the testing and deployment of apps through these pipelines (CD).
  • Advise product/ project teams across the organisation on the principles of CD and DevOps with an advocacy for open-source.
  • Work autonomously to a vision with tight deadlines using lean-agile methods.
  • Understand the importance of producing and maintaining high quality code with immutability as a core principle.
  • Collaborate and influence a wide variety of colleagues and teams at vastly differing levels of engineering maturity.
  • Break down deeply ingrained status-quo culture to drive shared outcomes in a complex enterprise environment.

Skills and Experience

  • Extensive experience across CI/CD tools such as Jenkins/Bamboo
  • Experience with configuration management tools ie. Chef/Puppet/Ansible
  • Ability to read and write scripts in languages such as PowerShell, shell, bat, python to automate repeatable manual steps
  • A deep technical understanding of software development
  • Experience of implementing open-source in large complex enterprises.
  • Extensive experience in designing and implementing enterprise level branching paradigms to support highly complex development and release cycles.
  • Experience in the consultation, build and execution of roadmaps for the re-architecting of large, highly complex enterprise apps for cloud (12 factor etc).
  • Strong scripting skills on both a Windows and UNIX platform

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced DevOps Engineer to take on a new challenge in a leading organisation; if this sounds like a role that you are interested in, don't hesitate to apply now or contact Katie on 02 9248 6266 for a confidential discussion.