Senior Cloud Engineer

Posted 17 June 2022
SalaryCompetitive Daily Rate | WFH Benefits
Job type Contract
DisciplineCloud + Infrastructure

Job description

Paxus is partnering with a large state government department who are currently expanding their cloud hosted environments across their sites. As a result of an increased pipeline of work, an opportunity for a Senior Cloud Engineer to join their North Brisbane office on a 12 month contract has become available.


As the Senior Cloud Engineer, you will be responsible for providing high quality technical support within the department's cloud hosted environments. Your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Day to day operational support for existing cloud-based solutions
  • Identify, analyse, and record, document and manage complex change/incidents/problems in accordance with established ITIL standards and procedures.
  • Consultation with stakeholders on the design and implementation of new Cloud based solutions built on Architectural best practises
  • Ensure that ICT support reference materials are consistently created and maintained including network diagrams, work instructions, quick reference guides and training material.
  • Provide skills and experience to current On-premises to AWS Migration project when required


  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience in AWS cloud architecture, Operations, and system administration in large complex environments.
  • Experience with tools such as CloudFormation, Terraform, Sceptre, Experience with automation and scripting tools (Puppet, Shell, PowerShell, Python)
  • Knowledge of Cloud environment security best practices.
  • AWS Associate or Professional level certifications highly regarded

Job ID: 256949

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Daniel Keyte on 07 33395613 or email: 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 please contact me on the above contact details.