Jobs/DevOps Engineer


DevOps Engineer



Agency / Department

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$113 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The Department is looking for multiple talented DevOps Engineers


The Department is looking for a talented DevOps Engineer to:

  1. Develop DevOps automation capabilities
  2. Design and develop DevOps practices to be utilised by other project teams in the Division
  3. Mentor, train and support project teams in adopting modern DevOps practices
  4. Supporting legacy projects in their transition to modern DevOps practices

Essential Criteria

  1. Extensive C# development experience, with an emphasis on writing high-performing code and test automation.
  2. Demonstrated experience in developing cloud native software solutions
  3. Demonstrated experience with git source control and git branching practices
  4. Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  5. Strong communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate with business and technical personnel.
  6. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a team to achieve outcomes and meet deadlines

Desired Criteria

  1. Experience with the Azure DevOps Services platform
  2. Experience writing YAML pipelines for both build and deployment processes
  3. Experience with writing PowerShell scripts and modules

Security Clearance


Ability to obtain baseline clearance



Two option periods of twelve months each:

  • a.1 Jul 2021 to 30 Jun 2022,
  • b.1 Jul 2022 to 30 Jun 2023

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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