VMWare Support and Automation Engineer

  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • Full-time
  • Job Type: Permanent

Company Description

We’re a large scale systems integration company, committed to delivering trusted solutions that help to safeguard Australia. With over 20 years’ local experience and the backing of a 32,000 global network, we currently number 1,000 employees mainly in Canberra and Melbourne. We’re growing fast and are building a business that is focused and fit for the future. Change and innovation are central to the way we work, and we thrive when developing unique, practical solutions to seriously complex challenges.                                     

Job Description

We are seeking a talented engineer with the passion to bring an enduring positive impression into our operations and refine how processes and policies define our culture. We will be relying on your extensive industry experience in IT operations, infrastructure management and emerging technologies to be the catalyst that propels our client’s operational capability into a new era of automation.

In this role you will join a team delivering day to day service and operational management support in the Defence environment along with developing solutions in alignment with a strategic platform roadmap. A relentless motivation to automate manual tasks and provide our customer with market leading self-service solutions will identify you as a key resource within the team.

To be successful you will need a positive attitude for innovation and solid operational support experience as this role includes an out of hour’s on-call support component.


Demonstrated experience in technical troubleshooting, systems automation and orchestration will be essential for this role.

Your experience in the following will allow you to hit the ground running:

  • VMWare vSphere Suite
  • VMWare vCloud Director
  • VMWare vRealize Suite
  • Experience in large scale cloud deployments

Experience in any of the following will be of benefit:

  • ServiceNow Administration and implementation including ITSM, ITOM (Discover Now) and Cloud Management Platform applications
  • Web Services/Systems integration experience with REST and/or SOAP. Experience with Mulesoft ESB will be highly regarded.
  • Automation and scripting tools such as PowerShell, Chief, Puppet and/or Ansible.

Additional Information

At Leidos, we’ve built our business on the ability to Redefine Possible and the same applies to your career. We proudly embrace diversity and support our people at every stage of their Leidos journey in terms of inclusion, accessibility and flexibility. We look forward to welcoming you.

This role does require the successful applicant to be an Australian Citizen and ideally hold a current NV-2 security clearance or be eligible to obtain one.

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