Randstad Technologies is partnering exclusively with Griffith University who are currently undertaking a market leading transformation of their digital solutions division. Randstad Technologies has been appointed to deliver the recruitment and placement of key ICT positions to lead this transformation.
Providing higher education services for over 40 years, Griffith University spans six campuses in South East Queensland and has become a comprehensive, research-intensive university, ranking in the top 2% of universities worldwide.
With over 4,000 employees over their Campuses, you will contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an environment which values excellence, equity, diversity and ongoing improvement and innovation.
About the opportunity
Digital Solutions is a value-driven strategic IT partner for the University, focused on delivering leading digital experiences for our Students, Colleagues and Community. They work within a contemporary operating model and are modernising our technologies and ways of working to create value and build a digital future for Griffith University.
Working in a collaborative team, with the ability to research and experiment in a demo environment, this opportunity requires someone interested in BAU and exciting project work with a significant On-Prem to Cloud Migration plan.
To be successful within this role, you will possess substantial experience as a Senior/Lead Systems, Platform or Cloud Engineer who oversees the continued successful operation of technology platforms minimising any disruptions that can impact client experience. You will need to Lead, Mentor and Coach other Platform & Systems Engineers & Administrators.
You will be accountable for overseeing the continued successful operation of technology platforms (Microsoft Windows Server Platforms) minimising any disruptions that can impact client experience. You are responsible for ensuring high availability, resilience and security of platforms as well as business operations / services; driving automation to reduce repetition.
The Lead engages with technical leaders and client teams to ensure the platform meets current and upcoming requirements and is frictionless to consume or adopt. They actively drive the ongoing continual improvement of Platform Engineering practices, methods and tools.
Key responsibilities will include:
- Lead technical professionals in project upgrade and cloud migration activities
- Hands-on escalation for BAU Server Support of over 800 Windows Instances
The ideal candidate will have proven success in one of more of the following areas:
- Demonstrated leadership, coaching and mentoring experience of other Platform / Systems engineers
- Strong demonstrated experiences supporting a large enterprise Microsoft Windows environment (incl SCCM, SCOM, AD, Group Policy etc)
- Demonstrated experiences with DevOps automation, virtualization & delivery tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Docker and Kubernetes
- On-Prem to Cloud migration experience is highly desirable (although not mandatory) therefore Azure / AWS stack exposure is desired.
What Griffith offers
Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans five physical campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world.
At Griffith University, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.
Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).
Applicants must have unrestricted work rights in Australia.
Successful candidates may be subject to a criminal history check.
For further information about this role, please contact Amy on email@example.com
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