Linux Systems Engineer

Coles Supermarkets  HAWTHORN EAST 


Requisition ID: 15950 

Employment Type: Full time 


Good things start here


This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At Coles Group, these are moments we live for.


Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.


About the role


Our Infrastructure and Security division is focused on reinventing and transforming the shopping experience to best suit our customers' needs, and therefore, making their lives easier. We look ahead to continuously assess how we can apply the latest technologies and innovations including, cloud and technology solutions.


This role will have you delivering cutting-edge project solutions within Coles’ Platform Services, Operations and Networks team. Working on Linux Solutions, Security and Cloud Services you will bring your broad expertise to deliver large-scaled projects across the Coles brand.


What you’ll be doing


Linux and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) delivery is a technical and hands-on team; primarily responsible for building and delivering Linux Infrastructure solutions incorporating virtualisation, cloud, and container technologies.  Due to ongoing technical growth, we are currently working on various new and exciting projects and are on the lookout for an experienced Systems Engineer who has proven knowledge across Linux Infrastructure and Azure cloud (IaaS).


You’ll also:

  • Responsible for the project delivery on Linux solutions from design through to implementation.
  • Bring commercial experience within a similar technology environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining and supporting enterprise-based computing infrastructure in a large-scale and complex business environment.
  • Develop detailed documentation to satisfy business and operational requirements.
  • Perform all aspects of planning, development, and implementation on Linux-based services across the organisation.
  • Provide in-depth technical expertise and advice as appropriate to the organisation.


Good things you’ll need


This hands-on technical role is fully accountable for various Linux based solutions working closely with internal and external stakeholders and providing professional technical advice throughout the organisation.


As a hands-on Linux Systems Engineer, this role offers you the opportunity to work on different technologies and tools, managing the end-to-end processes to shape Coles’ new technology portfolio.

You will have extensive experience across Linux-based services including virtualisation, cloud, and container technologies.


You’ll also need:

  • A detailed repertoire in planning and delivering Linux-based projects in a large-scaled enterprise environment.
  • Demonstrated Shell, Puppet, Ansible, Perl, php or SQL scripting skills.
  • Experience in delivering IaaS solutions in Azure.
  • Azure automation experience, using Terraform, Ansible and PowerShell (desirable).
  • Demonstrated understanding of Change Management, DRP and security issues.


Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.


For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.


We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.