Cloud Platform Engineer

Job Title: Cloud Platform Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne C B D
Salary: Offered on Experience
Start Date: 2019-07-17
Reference: V-105651
Contact Name: Asmita Govind
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2019 17:24

Job Description

We are looking for a Cloud Platform Engineer to join one of our clients who are undergoing a large transformation journey.  You will be responsible for taking our AWS transition to the next level, working with Agile product squads to build out best practice Serverless / Compute solutions as well as selecting / developing componentry to speed development and reduce risk. 

For this role we are looking for technical gennius who can help bring others along on the journey. You will be working in a squad of of people who deliver tangible benefits with every change, enabling squads to work faster and better.  To do this you will have experience as a full stack developer with multiple languages, be able to operate in an Agile Dev Ops environment and have demonstrated experience with C#, JavaScript and Python (ideally) as well as with Lambda and Containerisation. 

In this role you will be required to: 
  • Champion the adoption of AWS Serverless & Containerisation solutions by engaging with product squads
  • Champion best practice, defining, documenting and sharing in a collaborative manner
  • Collaborate with teams to drive change, understanding that all of the value delivered is via the changes in squad behaviour and squad built solutions
  • Identify appropriate implementation patterns, document and share with squads to ease uptake while delivering best practice solutions
  • Develop solutions to minimise the time to implement for squads, automating tasks, collecting metrics and minimising cycle time / speeding up feedback loops
  • Deliver “just enough” design (including coaching others to improve their designs), plotting a path to maximise value delivered while continually improving solutions
  • Develop high-quality DevOps friendly platform components that bake in scalability, fault tolerance and security
  • Develop new capabilities within the business by providing solutions for Serverless, Containerisation and Environment Refresh
  • Live by the mantra “you build it, you run it”
  • Work with the architecture function to ensure solutions are consistent with architectural patterns, standards and practices that are developed to support solution delivery.
To be successful you will need: 
  • Demonstrated experience implementing AWS Serverless and Containerisation solutions as part of large scale system development
  • Demonstrated experience acting as a change agent, peering with others to change their operating practices and to influence broad communities of technical experts, regardless of reporting lines
  • Demonstrated experience with full stack development (7+ years) including mastery of c# and familiarisation with a variety of development languages and frameworks, preferably including JavaScript, python & html
  • Demonstrated understanding of modern operational paradigms and how they can be leveraged
  • Experience with Containerisation and Kubernetes
  • Experience with AWS security and security best practice
  • A skill for debugging systems without a full understanding of their operations, with a focus on resolving the root cause of the issue rather than the current symptom
  • Honed Stakeholder management skills and the ability to adapt, manage and work effectively with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Demonstrated success driving process and technical improvements through collaboration with teams by wining hearts and minds as well as illustrating that the recommend approach provides the best outcome
  • Ability to work with complexity and ambiguity and resilience on striving for goals
In return you will have the opportunity to work with an amazing group of people, lead change and be part of this great transformation journey. 

To Apply 

Please submit your CV through for review, please contact Asmita Govind on 03 9020 1997 if you have any questions.