Cloud Lead Engineer

Contract or Temp
IT & Telecomms

Job Title: Cloud Lead Engineer
Our client: Federal Government
Contract: Long-term contract
Location: Melbourne CBD
Major Responsibilities
  • Be responsible for working with key stakeholders and project leadership in building a viable working set of software to demonstrate viability to successfully stand up in public cloud environments.
  • Identify, develop and deliver working software to demonstrate realisation of the projects success criteria.
  • Create validation of design and proof points within the determined cloud environment.
  • Ensure consistent use in relevant technology principals is in line with the detailed project plan and schedule.
  • Identify and manage critical ingredients to successfully stand up working software in cloud environment.
Skills and experience
  • Minimum 8 years’ experience as a Technical Lead, Lead Engineer or Senior Developer
  • Demonstrated experience successfully standing up software in the public cloud environments.
  • Experience with AWS or Azure based hosting options (or suitable others like IaaS or ‘bare metal’ compute)
  • Mature understanding in delivering medium to large software elements in public/ private cloud environments, with heavily utilising open source components.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience with software defined network to server components to quickly support project timelines in establishing suitable working / cloud environments.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing working software to demonstrate realisation of the successful criteria.
  • Experience working or ability to quickly adopt agile techniques.
  • Well-developed organisational skills, with an ability to prioritise and manage tasks to meet agreed service standards.
  • Previous experience working with tier-1 industry vendors and smaller organisations
Security clearance
Prospective candidates must have Australian Citizenship.
Personnel will be required to complete an entry level check (including a national criminal history check) and a probity clearance.  
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