Senior DevOps Engineer

Job Details
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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Technology
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1411017
Closing Date: 19-Aug-2019
Salary Range: $120,692 - $161,511
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - VPS6 - Senior DevOps Engineer - DDIB - July 2019.DOCX (Word, 188KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kurt Foster
(03) 7017 5272

Position Details

An exciting opportunity exists for a Senior DevOps Engineer within the Digital, Design and Innovation branch at the Department of Premier and Cabinet. 

The Digital, Design and Innovation branch within the Governance Policy and Coordination Group delivers modern digital infrastructure, platforms and services and encourages digital innovation and reform across the whole of Victorian Government. The DDI branch makes it easier for Victorians to find, access, and interact with Victorian Government and the information, data and services it provides. DDI provides advice, tools and capability to improve the way government takes advantage of digital channels.

Working within a dedicated, collaborative team designing and delivering digital services. You will be driving continuous improvement across a range of hosting infrastructure services. The main focus will be on OpenShift based hosting platforms used by Single Digital Presence (SDP) project,, and the Whole of Victorian Government (WoVG) API, The technology stack includes some standard AWS and Azure VM based hosting services as well as CI/CD pipelines using tools including Lagoon (, GitHub, Jenkins and CircleCI.

The closing date for this position is midnight on Monday, 19 August 2019.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date via the website

All applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Please refer to the contact on the position description if you have any questions regarding the job vacancy.

Other relevant information:

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role. We work for the people of Victoria by helping the government achieve its strategic objectives. We do this by supporting the Premier, Deputy Premier, Special Minister of State, the Ministers for Aboriginal Affairs, Equality, Multicultural Affairs and Veterans, as well as the Cabinet.

DPC is proud to participate in Recruit Smarter, an initiative of the Victorian Government to address unconscious bias in recruitment practices. For more information on Recruit Smarter, please visit or. call 13 22 15.

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