Qualifications

 

Required

  • Linux or Windows infrastructure experience
  • Expert knowledge of primary GCP services
  • Strong practical Linux or Windows-based systems administration skills in a cloud or virtualised environment
  • A solid software development background and industry certifications

Preferred

  • Google Cloud / CPO200 / AWS certified / LPIC certified
  • Experience architecting, designing and provisioning workloads on cloud services such as Google Cloud, AWS and Azure.
  • Experience designing, developing and deploying large, scalable production applications on cloud IaaS or PaaS platforms
  • Hands on experience in Container administration (e.g. Docker) and DevOps technology will be an added advantage
  • Working knowledge of DevOps software development tools and methodologies
  • Experience with DevOps techniques, CI/CD, and agile practices.
  • Broad and deep skills across disciplines, ability and interest in mentoring technical staff and raising our collective technical competencies

Ideal Candidate

 

  • Someone who wants to become an industry leader as a GCP solution architect
  • Someone who loves a challenge with new and emerging technologies
  • Self-motivated results oriented with excellent analytical, problem solving, interpersonal, presentation and communication skills
  • Strong drive for results
  • Strong and effective communication, negotiation and influencing skills
  • Ability to deal with and resolve complex problems
  • Results and consumer oriented
  • Team player with strong organisation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong written, presentation and stakeholder management skills
  • Able to independently analyse and identify comprehensive solutions considering all functional implication while developing a workable solution

Task Overview

  • Provide expertise in cloud solution in the IaaS and PaaS space
  • Conduct capacity planning, performance and security analysis of Cloud solution for continual optimisation
  • Work collaboratively with users to define business cases for design of Cloud solutions, prototyping and development
  • Manage infrastructure projects, inclusive of procurement phase for successful commissioning within schedule and cost
  • Establish infrastructure systems that seamlessly support business operations
  • Identify key issues and limitations of the existing architecture and develop long term target architectures and plans
  • Adept at developing architecture frameworks and standards for cloud services, particularly for Google Cloud
  • Provide technical leadership and responsible for establishing the direction for the IT architecture, standards, design an implementation approaches for the agency systems
  • Demonstrate leadership in IT management by producing strategic and innovative concept proposals, papers, and speaking at conferences
  • Translate business requirements, including application resiliency requirements, in to application architectural specifications
  • Create, evaluate and implement plans and design proposals for high impact IT solutions, involving leading edge technologies and methods considering key factors such as its long-term effectiveness, practicality, technical limitations and criticality
  • Design the architecture blueprint of the organisation's business, information and ICT assets, by using multiple architectural model. Use, govern and enhance the architecture blueprint to ensure the business and ICT are in alignment.
  • Manage technical project delivery; perform code reviews and make recommendations of code changes; collaborate with vendor development staff resolve technical changes; help to analyse and determine performance tuning and scalability improvements of code and queries
  • Provide architecture and technical support during production incidents

Employment terms

Contract: Permanent

Probation Period: 3 months

Work hours: 9.30am - 5.30pm
Holidays: Saturdays, Sundays, New Year, Summer Holidays

Annual Paid Leave: 15 days after 3 months, increasing annually up to 20 days
Salary: Will be discussed during interview