Senior System Engineer

Job details

19 June 2024
AU$900 - AU$1100 per day
Sydney CBD
Job type
Cloud + Infrastructure

Job description

  • 12 month contract + high potential for extension
  • Day rate around $1000 depending on provided experience
  • Hybrid working environment- WFH/Office

One of Australia's largest financial institutions are seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to join the team and lead the migration of document and services infrastructure to a PostgreSQL database on AWS.


  • Design, develop, and implement a comprehensive plan for migrating all documentation to a PostgreSQL database on AWS.
  • Provide ongoing operational support for the migrated PostgreSQL infrastructure.
  • Design and implement solutions to optimise PostgreSQL performance and security.
  • Leverage Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform or CloudFormation) to provision and manage infrastructure on AWS.
  • Develop and implement CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins or similar tools.
  • Automate infrastructure and configuration management tasks using tools like Ansible.

To be successful, your CV must highlight much of the following:

  • Proven experience with large-scale database migrations (GoldenGate and AWS DMS experience a plus).
  • Strong understanding of PostgreSQL development, design, and performance optimisation.
  • Expertise in AWS cloud services, particularly with a focus on database services.
  • Proficiency in Linux administration and software configuration management.
  • Experience with Python scripting and version control systems (Git/GitHub).
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure as Code tools (Terraform or CloudFormation).
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins or similar tools).
  • Ability to work effectively in a large enterprise environment.
  • Previous experience in the financial sector is beneficial but not essential

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Aryan Eskandari on 02 9464 5584 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.