HCI Specialist (Infrastructure) - Defence

  • Australia
  • Sydney
  • Contract
  • AU$1000 - AU$1038 per day + including super

HCI Specialist (Infrastructure) – Defence

  • 12 month contract (view to extend over 2 years)
  • NV1/NV2 Clearance Required
  • 5 days on site (Sydney location)
  • $1,038 per day incl super

Our client is searching for an experienced consultant to work with one of their key defence clients as an HCI Specialist (Infrastructure) on a critical program. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work within a Modernisation project, contributing to the cyber-hardened, integrated, and sustainable mission systems.

Key Responsibilities:

As an HCI Specialist, you will play a crucial role in the team, responsible for a range of duties to enhance and support their infrastructure. Your responsibilities will include:

– Designing, building, and supporting VMWare and Nutanix Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI).

– Managing and patching Microsoft OS and product-based Enterprise systems.

– Integrating complex ICT infrastructure software and applications.

– Analyzing, logging, tracking, and resolving complex issues related to Windows servers and integrated applications.

– Assisting with defect remediation in development and build processes.

– Developing, maintaining, and executing automated test scripts.

– Creating and participating in peer reviews of Standard Operating Procedure documentation (SOPs), build guides, and related materials.

– Collaborating closely with Test, Engineering, and Support teams.

Required Skills and Experience:

– Demonstrated experience as a Nutanix HCI Infrastructure Specialist in a Defense context.

– Proficiency in operating system patching and application deployment.

– Proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, Bash, and PowerShell.

– Strong knowledge of VMWare, Microsoft WDS, WSSUS, and Microsoft Active Directory.

– Ability to work both independently and as part of a team, with excellent communication, organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

Desirable Skills and Experience:

– Experience with Defence Deployed systems.

– Knowledge of ITIL best practices and ISO Quality Standards.

Key details:

  • Monday to Friday business hours (40-hour week)
  • On site 5 days per week due to high security

Security Clearance:

  • Have or ability to obtain at least a Negative Vetting 2 (NV2) security clearance before commencing work.
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