Cloud Infrastructure Technical Lead

Job details

20 May 2024
Weekly pay + hybrid work
Job type
Cloud + Infrastructure

Job description

Our Federal Government client is seeking an experienced Cloud Infrastructure Technical lead to join their Adelaide, Canberra or Melbourne team. This is a 12 month contract with 2x12 months extensions. This role is open for Australian Citizens holding an NV1 security clearance.

  • 12 month contract with 2x12 months extensions.
  • Candidates holding an NV1 security clearance.
  • Open for Canberra,Adelaide or Sydney candidates
  • Hybrid working model ( 3 days from office and 2 days WFH).
  • Paxus pays weekly.

The Cloud Infrastructure Technical Lead, will lead, manage and provide engineering services and support to deliver the technical implementation of a suite of priority cyber security enhancements to support secure credential management.

The successful candidate would lead, contribute, and collaborate with a multi-skilled team to deliver cutting edge security technologies to the agency, and would transition post project to manage the products in BAU.

Key duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead designing feature enhancements, implementation, and maintenance of a secure secrets management infrastructure using Hashicorp Vault.
  • Perform a technical leadership role, operating potentially as a Product Owner in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Provide broad technical support, design and engineering services for a project build, test and solution deployments.
  • Define and enforce access control policies for secrets.
  • Liaise on technical discussions with infrastructure, cyber security and development teams to address their requirements for a secure credential management solution.
  • Drive innovation, continuous improvement and manage and lead change in securing development pipelines.
  • Collaborate with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders to achieve project outcomes.
  • Oversee and prepare technical documentation.
  • Prepare reports to support senior executives through decision making Identify and implement new tools and features to strengthen the capability, efficiency, and security of the secrets management system.
  • Mature the usage and practices around HashiCorp Vault within the agency.

To be considered for this role you must:

  • Demonstrated engineering experience leading deployment, configuration and maintenance of Hashicorp Vault (Enterprise version) in a government setting or a large enterprise environment.
  • Demonstrated experience providing technical leadership and working with technical stakeholders to achieve project success.
  • Demonstrated experience working with technologies such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), infrastructure as code using Ansible Automation Platform and OpenStack and VMware, and Gitlab CI/CD pipelines.
  • Demonstrated experience working with different Hashicorp Vault secrets engines and authentication methods required in a government setting or a large enterprise environment.
  • Strong knowledge of secrets management concepts, cryptographic principles, security best practices and standards including Federal Government information security policy (i.e. Information Security Manual, Protective Security Policy Framework) and the ACSCs Cyber Security principles and guidelines.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Irina Alrogi on +61 (0)2 6151 9203 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process, including the application form in an alternate format, please contact me on the above contact details.