DevOps Engineer - 3267


Exciting opportunity for a DevOps Engineer to work with a Federal Govt Department team and work collaboratively with the other Commonwealth entities to migrate government websites to the GovCMS SaaS hosting platform. Successful candidate will:

  • assist with the migration of websites from a variety of CMS tools and hosting environments.
  • be managing the ongoing enhancement of the GovCMS open source hosting platform. The platform uses Docker, Kubernetes and OpenShift to manage the development and deployment of more than 250 websites.
  • collaborate with senior members of the project team, including a Delivery Manager, the GovCMS Technical Lead, Senior Drupal Developers, and members of the Operations team.


Your main skills and experience

  • At least 2 years with Bash or other scripting languages.
  • Highly proficient with Ansible (Tower/AWX) and demonstrated experience using REST/GraphQL.
  • Using CI/CD/pipeline optimisation (GitLab preferred).
  • Using Docker / Kubernetes / OpenShift administration.
  • Ability to work within a multidisciplinary team in an Agile environment.

Nice if you have the following

  • Drupal, PHP, GovCMS
  • JavaScript testing frameworks and automation

For you to qualify

  • Australian Citizen
  • Preferably with an active baseline security clearance or able to obtain one.
  • Amenable for a contract engagement until 31 December 2019
  • Preferably to work on site in the Department offices in or outside Canberra ACT (NSW, NT, QLD,SA, TAS, VIC, WA) , but will consider remote working arrangements for the right candidate
  • Can start employment immediately


agile multi discliplined teamAnsible (Tower/AWX)Azure DevopsBASHCI/CD/pipeline optimisationCMS toolsDevOpsDevOps EngineerDockerdrupalGitlabGovCMSJavaScript testing frameworks and automationOpenshiftOpenShift administrationphpREST/GraphQLscripting languages