Cloud Platform Engineer


About the Role

The Infrastructure and Hosting Service Delivery team are responsible for the stability and maintenance of infrastructure and platform services. This role will focus on the Cloud Platform.

The role will be responsible for the continuous improvement of AGL’s growing Cloud platform ensuring; cost optimisation, environment stability, service right sizing, and cloud governance.

The role will work with key 3rd party partners to ensure platform stability.

Key Responsibilities

  • Project reviews- review proposed solutions and costing models from business-driven projects
  • Project advisory- work with business projects to ensure Cloud best practices are being met
  • Project engineering - be available to deploy services, as required
  • Continuous improvement- Cost optimise the platform using techniques such as; right timing, right sizing, hybrid benefit licenses, reserved instances
    • As well as maintaining the above, identify new cost optimisation opportunities
    • Templated builds are maintained and up to security and operational standards
    • Creation and onboarding of new Cloud Operations processes and runbooks

About You

We are looking for someone who has the eagerness to learn new technology and a willingness to innovate and work in a fail fast environment

  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Azure
  • Cloud based certifications
  • Must have extensive experience in IT
  • Expertise in PowerShell scripting
  • An understanding of IaaS, PaaS and SaaS
  • Eagerness and willing to learn in a culture that fosters experimentation
  • Ability to work in Agile projects

What’s in it for you?

You’ll be working in an A-grade building with state of the art activity based working facilities. Being supported by our new flexible ways of working. We call it Smarter Working.

You’ll get the opportunity to work with some of the most engaged and innovative in the business. Being exposed to more opportunities to advance your skills and career.

Working in a company the size of ours the sky’s the limit for your career aspirations and we’re focused on investing in you.

About Us

It truly is an exciting time to be part of AGL Energy as we lead the way in generating sustainable energy solutions for all Australians. With a heritage of over 175 years and listed in the top 50 companies on the ASX, AGL offers a genuinely diverse, safe and supportive work environment, where "actions not words" fosters a culture of achievement and personal development.

Come with us on a journey of exploration and creativity, doing the same things differently, better, faster by encompassing innovation and passion for a more sustainable world.

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