Senior Cloud Engineer at Atlassian

Engineering, Full Time, Sydney, Australia sydney engineering full-time
Posted 1 months ago
Atlassian is continuing to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. Everyone new to the team, along with our current staff, will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our offices.

Do you enjoy automating your Cloud Infrastructure management and find yourself intrigued about the challenges of doing it at scale? The Cloud Engineering team is Atlassian's Cloud Centre of Excellence. We’re searching for a Senior Engineer to join the team and help keep our cloud practices lean and mean.

A typical day in the job will see you maintaining and improving our tooling, on/off boarding AWS accounts, automating configuration management, security and compliance monitoring, and standards enforcement. Your passion for researching Cloud Services in depth will see engineering teams throughout the business seek your guidance on using them safely and at scale.

An ideal candidate is someone who is eager to learn new things, keeps on top of industry trends (particularly those related to cloud technologies) and loves to share their knowledge with others.

On your first day, you will have:

A deep understanding of Python, including frameworks such as Django and/or Flask
Experience with integrating services using REST interfaces or similar techniques
Significant experience with operating large scale services on AWS.
Strong interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with a wide variety of people, from junior engineers to senior executives
Working in an Agile team

We would love you to have:

Proven ability to coach and mentor other specialists to grow their technical and troubleshooting skills.
JS (React Preferred) experience
Experience supporting other Cloud Providers (GCP, Azure)
Familiarity with Atlassian products (Jira, Bamboo, BitBucket)

More About the Team

Cloud Engineering was crafted to specialise in the design and application of proven methodology principles to Atlassian's hosted services and infrastructure. Currently 5 strong and from a variety of backgrounds, the team's mission is to thoroughly examine current and emerging cloud technologies and practices, with the purpose of optimising their use at Atlassian. As Atlassian grows, our challenge is to ever improve our ability to scale with our customers, providing faster and more efficient ways of empowering them yet maintaining consistency.
As each year passes our mission becomes more ambitious as we strive to optimise the financial, operational, and security practices our ever growing cloud presence. We build and maintain services that touch every corner of Atlassian's infrastructure, spanning 100’s of accounts, and effecting 1000’s of internal customers.