Lead Python Engineer (Contract)

White Bay Search

Lead Python Engineer (Contract) needed to lead a team of mid-level DevOps engineers and set technical direction.

  • Sydney CBD Based
  • Great Day Rates on Offer
  • 6 Month Rolling Contract
Lead Python Engineer (Contract) needed to lead a team of mid-level DevOps engineers and set technical direction.

As we continue upon our transformation path to a microservices architecture we are now in need of a strong tech lead to drive consistency, SDLC best practice and continual improvement.

The successful applicant will have vast experience with microservices in a containerised environment, with a focus on APIs and testing, code contribution & review, CI/CD.
You will work with the broader DevOps and Online teams to deliver infrastructure automation, public-facing APIs and web solutions for our internal and external customers.
Tech Stack:
  • Python (Django)
  • Ansible and AWX
  • Kubernetes
  • Public and private cloud infrastructure
In essence you will:
  • Bring best-of-breed development and DevOps practices into the business to facilitate faster deployment and lower ongoing operational expenditure
  • Evaluate and champion new technology to support underlying business needs and initiatives
  • Provide technical coaching and guidance to team members
About you
  • You’re a development technical lead or an experienced software architect with experience automating code deployment across infrastructure. You still code, you’re able to establish a technical vision and work with the developers to turn it into a reality. You will have worked in agile software development teams, be no stranger to test-driven development and automated testing. You embrace and champion new generation, open-source tech, plus you’re not afraid of talking infrastructure with experts in that area when needed.
  • You will need this skill set and background to be successful:
  • Strong software architecture and design skills
  • Years of software development experience - applications, APIs, infrastructure-as-code and microservices
  • Hands-on with test-driven development, continuous integration and delivery
If you’re a highly seasoned engineer looking to progress their career or already leading a team and looking for a new challenge then this role is for you, get in touch to learn more.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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