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Cloud Engineer, Azure

Job no: 591150
Work type: Full time - Continuing/Permanent
Categories: Information Technology

  • Great opportunity to join our new Cloud Engineering team
  • Build and maintain the Azure platform to support solutions.
  • Make an impact!


About the role

Working closely with the Manager, Cloud Engineering, the Cloud Engineer will build and maintain the Azure platform to support solutions as well as define and implement the architecture, governance and compliance requirements.

You will need to be results orientated and experiment driven; capable of leading an idea from its ideation phase to successful implementation, including planning under SAFe and SCRUM practices, solution design and Implementation using ARM templates or Infrastructure as code.

To be able to deliver end to end, the role will also require a solid understanding of supporting services and skills ranging from networking, DNS, authentication systems, monitoring, operating systems, scripting, monitoring, design and documentation.

RMIT has a Global presence, as such this role will require being part of a 24x7 On Call Roster, which will involve working with Technical Engineers Internal and External to the Cloud Engineering team to resolve issues after hours


About you

You will demonstrate an expert level of knowledge in Azure design, architecture and services (compute, containers), and an ability or openness to changing the way IT operates today, with a desire to accelerate business change and remove traditional IT roadblocks.

You have a track record of successfully leading the provisioning, architecture, management and maintenance of an Azure Platform in large environments. Experience in delivering solutions as Infrastructure as Code (ARM templates etc.) and sound knowledge of server infrastructure, operating systems, networking, virtualisation (VMWare), and cloud computing.

Showcase an ability to work cooperatively within a team, imparting knowledge and sharing experience with others


Download File HEW 8 - Cloud Engineer, Azure.pdf

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest for this role. For more information on the role or a confidential chat please contact Margaret Cook, Senior Talent Advisor, on 9925 9092 or

We will be operating a rolling recruitment process for this position so please APPLY today!



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  • We were named as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency in 2019.
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  • We were recognised as a top five employer in 2018 for workplace accessibility with the Australian Network on Disability.


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