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Technical Specialist - Cloud & Data Centre


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 06/10/2017

Job Category:

Engineering / Electronics / Communications

Job description:

Join a company dedicated to your career development.

We are currently seeking a Technical Specialist – Cloud & Data Centre to take operational ownership of the services that are being offered to Optus Business customers.

You will be working on, and with, our major national managed services clients, our multi-tenant cloud platforms/infrastructure and internal teams to support, maintain and design high performance enterprise grade solutions and services.

You'll be a technically experienced individual, with a strong customer focus and an ability to provide expert reactive assistance to resolve our client’s incidents, as well as proactive planning and management to prevent problems occurring.

You will have one or more of the following qualities and or technical experience:

  • Solid Cloud and Hypervisor knowledge (Hyper-V and management suite of tools)
  • Solid understanding of managed service multi-tenanted environments
  • Experience managing the full stack of infrastructure (Compute / Storage / Networking / OS / Applications)
  • Comfortable automating routine tasks through various scripting languages (PowerShell, Bash, Python)
  • Understanding of networking technologies, especially, SDN's such as NSX and ACI.
  • Prior experience with automation and orchestration tools

It’s highly beneficial that you possess administration ability/knowledge of infrastructure technologies such as; VMware vSphere, Cisco UCS B/C Series devices, EMC Storage products, Pure Storage/NetApp, Microsoft Windows Server/RedHat Linux.

But most importantly, although all the technical knowhow is important, we really want people who are passionate about the Cloud & Data Centre field, have a can do attitude and an eagerness to automate everything.

If this sounds like you, then we'll be excited to see your application!

Before you call/apply please be aware that this role involves work for the Australian Government and will potentially have access to classified information/resources. As such, a security clearance is required and therefore it is a requirement that the successful candidate

Heads Up!!
Due to the fast paced nature of the Optus business, our vacancy close dates may be subject to change. Don’t delay, make sure you apply as soon as possible. We will assess applications as they are received.
One last thing, Optus operates a direct sourcing model so no agency introductions, sorry folks.