Platform Engineer (Cloud Technology) - Contract


About this role

About this role

Platform Engineer (Cloud Technology) – Perth - WA (Contract)

Brunel Australasia are seeking a Cloud Platform professional to join our client in Perth in order to support the definition, strategy and roadmap for the cloud platform and associated capabilities.

Support the engineering of complex system and platform implementations in the Cloud, identifying and developing automation opportunities, and applying automated build / delivery and continuous integration practices in complex environment.

Ensure your solutions fit in the bigger picture and the long-term strategy. As the appointed Platform Engineer you will have the ability to quickly action and apply your knowledge to engineer scalable, resilient and future-proof platforms.

Fluent in the application of Agile and Lean approaches.

Depth of experience working with Cloud based services (including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) – AWS, Azure or GCP.

The business see experience in the analysis, planning and execution of large-scale cloud application migrations as key criteria for hire.

Fundamental understanding of Cloud pricing models and ways to optimise efficient use of the cloud services.

Knowledge of ITIL and IT Service Management best practices.

Experience developing a DevOps or DevSecOps strategy and hands on deploying applications and building infrastructure in cloud via deployment pipelines.

Experience working in a mining and resources domain is preferred.



Drive forward the delivery, engineering decisions and platform solution to align to the long term strategic architectural vision.

Overall responsibility for the day-to-day operations of managing cloud platform ensure streamlined service management processes.

Provide advice and guidance on the discovery of on-premises workloads, assisting the suitability for migration to Cloud and development of plans for migrating exemplar workloads to Cloud.

Guide and collaborate with engineers in developing good quality detailed designs and implementing quality solutions aligned to target architecture and best practices.

Ensure that the architecture, design, and relevant implementation exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability, and reliability.

Ensure that clear platform architectures, blueprints/patterns, standards exist and are actively managed, maintained and are up to date for cloud platform.

Translate architecture designs into engineering patterns.

Contribute to recommendations on platform architecture decisions.



Our client has ensured market rate for this opportunity.

Brunel provide dedicated contractor support through the engagement and assignment life cycle. Additional consultation during and after your assignment for market opportunity within the Brunel network.

Join the Brunel Family

Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 40 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

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Ossie Daniels
Brunel Energy Australia Brisbane

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