Junior Systems Admin / DevOps Engineer

Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary Annual bonuses, share scheme
Specialization: Technology, Digital & Telecommunications
Sub Specialization: System Administration (Windows / UNIX)
Contact: Daryl Hubber
Reference: JO-1912-432387
+612 9431 6507
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  • City based role, great culture, bonuses
  • Sys admin (Linux and Windows), scripting, systems engineering
  • Python, Linux, Windows, Networking, Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, NGINX, Mongo, Mercurial


'New role with fast-growing, listed Australian R&D group for a talented recent graduate (c1-5 years' experience) with a strong interest in DevOps. The position is orientated towards systems admin and networking, but there are also opportunities to develop your devops expertise, work with engineering teams to provide break/fix support for infrastructure and services, contribute to corporate/production systems architecture and design, analyse and resolve complex performance issues and configuration problems, work closely with hardware, software and test engineering teams.

You will need good sys-admin experience with either Linux or Windows, scripting skills, some experience with containerization and networking (the more the better), and a good overall understanding of systems engineering / Site Reliability Engineering (SRE). Exposure to modern DVCS, code review processes, test engineering and CI/CD practices would also be helpful.


  • Linux and/or Windows system administration
  • Coding and scripting with Python, Go, Shell or similar
  • Some containerisation and networking experience
  • Exposure to modern DVCS and CI/CD tools
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analysis skills
  • Strong interpersonal and documentation skills


  • LXC, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Kickstart, Ansible, Ansible AWX/Tower, Puppet, Chef
  • CI/CD, Git, Mercurial, Artifactory, Jenkins, Bitbucket
  • Prometheus, Alertmanager, Grafana
  • Nginx (or Apache), MongoDB, NodeJS, Meteor
  • CCNA, CompTIA Network+

For more information on this role and to find out about other similar positions, please contact Daryl Hubber on 02-9431-6507. All documents should be sent in MS Word format.

Please note that this is a permanent position and candidates who lack Australia PR or citizenship can't be considered.