Application closing date: Tuesday, 19 July 2022 • 11:59pm, Canberra time (in Canberra)

Estimated start date: Tuesday, 30 August 2022

Location of work: ACT, NSW, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA, Offsite

Length of contract: 12 Months

Contract extensions: Not applicable

Security clearance: Must be able to obtain Negative Vetting Level 1

Rates: $120 - $150 per hour (inc. super)

The ACSC requires a motivated Kubernetes Platform Engineer who are looking to broaden their knowledge in a variety of technologies in an environment where security matters. These unique roles will allow you to work to your strengths while gaining experience in modern technologies with automation, open-source applications, cloud systems and security controls. You will be responsible for designing, automating and maintaining Kubernetes solutions that provide as-a-Service platforms to be consumed by engineering teams across the organisation. The experience you gain in upstream Kubernetes will be transferable anywhere and you’ll work in a great team with Kubernetes and Linux specialists. This role is an opportunity to obtain a security clearance. Candidates need to have obtained a Negative Vetting Level 1 (NV1) clearance and an ASD Occupational Suitability Assessment (OSA) before commencing work.

Essential Criteria

  1. Experience with Kubernetes at the infrastructure level, in Designing, Automating, Securing, Updating, Migrating and Maintaining Kubernetes clusters.
  2. Experience with Kubernetes distributions that can be utilised in on-premise environments, ideally with kubeadm, K3s or Rancher Kubernetes.
  3. Experience securing Kubernetes, including, creating network policies, enforcement of policies via admission controllers, container image scanning.
  4. Linux Administration experience (Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu or Debian)
  5. Sound experience in IaC pipelines and automation utilising continuous integration/delivery tooling
  6. Excellent client communication skills
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