NV1 Kubernetes Platform Engineer

Posted 03 August 2022
Salary / RateAUD $0.00
Job type Contract
Contact nameLynette Cardinal
Contact email l.cardinal@verticalscope.com.au

Job description

Are you an NV1 cleared Kubernetes Engineer who wants to deliver critical infrastructure projects within the National Intelligence Community? Join our award-winning team at VSG!

Vertical Scope Group (VSG) are seeking an experienced Kubernetes Engineer to join our Canberra team and directly support our government customers in defence and the national intelligence community.

We need motivated and experienced Kubernetes specialists who are looking to broaden their knowledge in a variety of technologies in an environment where security matters.

You will be responsible for designing, automating and maintaining on-premise 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 unique role will allow you to work to your strengths while gaining experience in modern technologies with automation, open-source applications, systems and security controls.

Essential Criteria:

-Must have an NV1 Security Clearance

-The client would prefer the candidate to be located in Canberra, ACT. However, interstate candidates are welcome to apply and will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.

Key Responsibilities:

· Experience with Kubernetes at the infrastructure level (Designing, Automating, Securing, Updating, Migrating, and Maintaining Kubernetes clusters.

· Experience with Kubernetes distributions that can be utilised in on-premise environments (kubeadm, K3s, Rancher Kubernetes)

· Experience securing Kubernetes, including Creating network policies, Enforcement of policies via admission controllers, Container image scanning

· Linux Administration experience (Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Ubuntu or Debian)

· Sound experience in IaC pipelines and automation utilising continuous integration/delivery tooling

· Excellent client communication skills

Why work for Vertical Scope Group?

Vertical Scope Group are an award winning, security cleared, ICT and cyber specialist with over 10 years’ experience providing end-to-end consulting services to Australian Government and corporate clients.

We are a proud member of the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP), the Recruitment, Consulting and Staffing Association (RCSA) and are 100% Australian owned and independent.

We are accredited and compliant, meeting or exceeding all applicable Australian and international recruitment and contracting standards.

We continuously invest in our team and offer our permanent consultants:

  • Birthday day off
  • Additional Superannuation Contribution
  • Novated Leasing
  • Annual Company Conference
  • Paid for attendance at award and industry events
  • Generous Defence Leave
  • Part-time, remote, flexible work options (when available)
  • Attractive salaries
  • Fortnightly payments
  • Diverse programs to work on
  • Professional upskilling with RTO partners including budget for commercial qualifications

We believe people are our greatest asset, and we will work with and support you throughout your career.

If you are security cleared and would like to discuss other security cleared opportunities available to you, please also apply and a dedicated consultant will contact you to advise.

If you want to join a trusted, reputable, expert consulting firm, and work on exciting defence and national security programs, apply here!

Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, veterans, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

📱 1300 447 377 | 📧 professional@verticalscope.com.au | 💻 www.verticalscope.com.au