Web Administrator / DevOps - Permanent

Job Title: Web Administrator / DevOps - Permanent
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-1807-89924_1534478159
Contact Name: Soraya Hosseini
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 13:56

Job Description

Join the Automation Cloud team in a global organisation to automate deployment and support applications in a production environment.

My client is seeking a Web Admin - (DevOps) professional to join the Automation Cloud Team. This is an opportunity to work within a dynamic operational team in a complex environment working with cloud based solutions and assisting with cloud design strategies. This person will also be responsible for application deployment management, monitoring and incident management and will be assisting with migration of applications to cloud.

We are seeking a Web Administrator with passion, who gets a kick out of working with multiple teams, leaders and continuously improving their capability.

Key Responsibilities

  • Automation of application deployment and continuous delivery processes
  • Adhere to the change control process for all application and associated services
  • Contributing to the cloud transformation strategy
  • Implementing cloud based transformation initiatives
  • Deployment of application maintenance and enhancement releases
  • Monitoring and reporting on application service availability
  • Installing and configuring web and middleware systems, patches and upgrades
  • Implementing new applications and associated objects
  • Conducting all aspects of performance monitoring and tuning of applications, web and middleware services
  • Managing backup and DR for all web and middleware servers
  • Capacity planning and management
  • Contributes to incident and problem management across supplier partners and internal FCTP teams
  • Maintain compliance posture across systems
  • Provides input to disaster recovery, high availability, rapid restoration of services through involvement in business impact assessment and business continuity planning

Qualifications and Experience

  • Strong experience supporting applications in a high availability production environment
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Facilitation of architecture reviews and design sessions
  • Worked in an Agile environment
  • Strong Linux System Administration experience, CentOS / RedHat preferred
  • Experience administering/troubleshooting Apache / Nginx / PHP stacks and Apache / Tomcat / JBoss stacks / Wildfly Swarm
  • Experience using/configuring Provisioning tools (Puppet / Saltstack / etc) and Server/application monitoring tools (Splunk / Cacti / Nagios)
    • Strong understanding of the following:
    • Website performance troubleshooting / caching strategies
    • Scripting languages (one or more of BASH / PHP / Python / etc)
    • HTTP protocol
    • Load balancers ( stickiness / SSL )
    • Basic network services ( DNS / SSH / SMTP / etc )


  • Containerisation - (Docker, Rocket)
  • Container orchestration - (Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Mesos)
  • Experience using Amazon Web Services - predominately EC2 / VPS / ELB / S3
  • PHP Frameworks/CMSs - Symfony / Drupal / ExpressionEngine / Wordpress
  • NoSQL Databases - memcached / redis / mongo
  • Maven / Jenkins / Team City / Nexus / Sonar Qube / Rundeck
  • Relevant university degree and/or industry qualification

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Soraya Hosseini on 07 3023 1005, quoting ref no. JO-1807-89924. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at