Infrastructure Engineer

Brisbane, Australia
11 May 2018
End of advertisement period
27 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The Division of Information Technology Services

The Division of Information Technology Services (ITS) at The University of Queensland provides an information environment that supports the teaching, learning, research and engagement objectives of the University and contributes positively to the student experience and the University’s reputation, in line with our values of Service, Team, Accountability and Results. It comprises three major sections located across the University’s campuses: Academic Services, Enterprise Support and University Networks. Also located within ITS is the internationally recognised network security group, AusCERT, which provides internet security services throughout Australia and New Zealand. 

ITS manages core networks not only for the whole of The University of Queensland but also, on behalf of the Queensland Regional Network Organisation (QRNO), works with Queensland universities to manage access to the national university network (AARNet). ITS also operates Supercomputers and many of the University’s largest servers.

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The role

The Infrastructure Engineer will focus on service automation, supporting virtualisation, cloud, converged infrastructure, automated provisioning and networks to deliver services to the business that transition infrastructure environments from on-premise to the cloud. This position will also have a focus on automation activities, and will work with both Microsoft and Unix operating systems.  

The person

To be successful in this role you will have degree in computer science, software development or a related area with at least four years experience; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training. Substantial experience and knowledge delivering solutions using infrastructure as code combined with automation / configuration management tools, software development and testing is essential. Applicants should also demonstrate strong written and oral communication skills with the ability to express ideas clearly. 

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. 

For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at:  

Applications are also encouraged from women.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at HEW Level 7. The remuneration package will be in the range $81,883.65 - $89,559.15 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $95,803.87- $104,784.21 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File PD_IT Infrastructure Engineer.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Mr Beau Mason, Manager, Infrastructure Services on 

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