DevOps Team Lead - 100% Projects - Multi Cloud solutions provider


Experienced delivering Public Cloud projects? Perfect opportunity to step up and lead a team of highly skilled Cloud DevOps Engineers. AWS & Azure

  • 20th Great Place to Work in Australia
  • Lead a Fun, Vibrant and Collaborative Team (7-8p)
  • Endless opportunities to learn, develop and grow
  • 20th Great Place to Work in Australia
  • Lead a Fun, Vibrant and Collaborative Team (7-8p)
  • Endless opportunities to learn, develop and grow

About the company

At AC3, our purpose is to make technology real, and as the leaders in secure multi-cloud solutions, we get to do this for our customers every day. We are an Australian owned ICT MSP, with offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland, servicing over 50% of the NSW State Government and over 700 enterprise customers.

We are a growing business with a focus on three technology areas – cloud and infrastructure, cyber security, and software and data integration. We support our customers at every step of their technology journey, from consult, to procure and build, to run, optimise and talent management.

We’re a company that believes in doing the right thing by our customers and each other, focused on delivering on our promises. Beyond getting to work with cool tech and cool clients, you’ll also find real recognition and flexible work that works for you.

About the role

As the Cloud Engineering Team Lead, you will bring your technical expertise across Infrastructure, IaC, DevOps, and Public Cloud (AWS and Azure) and lead a team of 7-8 DevOps Engineers to deliver the best solutions for our customers.

Sitting in our Professional Services Department, the Cloud DevOps team Lead role is based in Sydney, whilst members of the team are spread across various locations in Australia and New-Zealand. 

This role is customer facing and you will work on requirement analysis, detailed solutions design, cost estimates, proposals, and on delivering solutions involving the latest technologies.

You will guide, mentor and motivate your team members, manage workloads and ensure projects are delivered on time and on budget.  

You will be expected to liaise with multiple teams and stakeholders, work across multiple projects and your ability to think fast, learn and adapt will see you succeed in this cutting edge role.

Part of your responsibilities will be:
  • Plan, coordinate and oversee the DevOps Engineering team activities to ensure services are provided and projects are delivered in a timely and cost effective manner
  • Direct and motivate the team in the achievement of agreed goals, strategies and standards.
  • Be available as a team escalation point and business escalation point for high priority business issues and incidents
  • Provide technical content for client proposals.
  • Produce detailed design documentation, based on customer requirements in collaboration with project teams.
  • Provide technical expertise, working across a multitude of infrastructure, security, systems and application products 
  • Implement cloud infrastructure, systems and application solutions and services with focus on CI/CD and automation tasks to treat Infrastructure as Code.
  • Deploy complex solutions in line with quality, scope and time constraints
  • Manage tools like JIRA and GIT workflows according to best practices
  • Prepare relevant handover documentation needed for transition into ongoing support.
  • Engage with customers and become a trusted advisor

We are seeking interest from like-minded professionals who believe they can add value to our organisation by being truly passionate about technologies, and gets a kick out of developing the best solutions for our customers.   

Skills & experience

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, solution-oriented, collaborative and approachable with a focus on best practice:
  • Experience and confidence in a customer facing consulting or
    consultative pre sales role with strong technical presence and
  • 2-3 years enterprise experience working with AWS
  • Previous experience working as a Senior DevOps Engineer / DevOps Lead highly regarded
  • Ability to prioritise a multitude of workload and competing priorities in a pressured environment
  • Previous experience working on IaaS, SaaS and PaaS solutions
  • Proven experience in planning and execution of complex project deployments and migrations.
  • Experience using tooling and programming languages such as Bash,
    Git, Jira, CloudFormation, Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible
  • Creative, strategic and thoughtful “hands on” leader with “can do”
    leadership approach
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills, with proven document/report writing ability
  • Willingness to learn and grow
  • Exciting time to join a Leading Multi Cloud Solutions Provider
  • AWS Premier partner and Microsoft Gold & Tier 1 CSP partner
  • Lead a high performing team of 7-8 Cloud DevOps Engineers
  • Genuine flexible work environment
  • Varied engagements, environments, and clients (corporate and government)
  • Strong investment in training and upskilling
  • Mature team environment with a high level of engagement
  • Exceptional working environment and culture with NO corner cutting
  • Convenient Sydney CBD location (Central)
  • Facilities for socialising and relaxing
  • Up to $170K package + benefits


As number 20 on Australia’s Great Places to Work list, it’s clear that culture is a top priority at AC3. We approach business with family values, which means people here have real relationships that go beyond work. We believe it’s important that everyone is heard and treated with respect, whether you have the next big idea or simply a question. We keep it simple and live by our four ways of being:
  • Own It: If I say I’m going to do it, I do it. And I give it my all.
  • Better It: I take the current status quo and make it better.
  • Brave It: I listen, say what needs to be said, and do the right thing. Especially when it’s tough.
  • Enjoy It: I take my work seriously, but don’t take myself too seriously.
We’d love for you to experience the AC3 way for yourself!

If you are interested in this position and believe that your experience is closely aligned with the requirements listed, then please forward your application via the APPLY Button.

Note: All positions at AC3 must undergo a criminal background check.