Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Area of expertise:

Software Engineering

Job Description

DevOps Engineer 


Avanade is growing, and we seek passionate and driven technology professionals to join our team designing and delivering exciting solutions to transform our client’s businesses. 

As DevOps Engineer, you are an accomplished software engineer with a broad skillset including cloud infrastructure and OS knowledge as well as an understanding of software delivery and object-oriented programming methods.  


Core to the role 

You are self-driven with proven experience in cloud, hybrid and on-premises devops toolset.  


You are adaptable and can quickly learn technologies and business domains that live outside your core skill set. You will also be able to demonstrate and describe achievements that applied DevOps on previous projects. 


Day to day you will 

  • Be part of a very collaborative team of highly skilled consultants who all share the passion for Microsoft technology and development. 
  • You will have access to all the newest technologies and services within the Microsoft stack. 
  • Be part of the development team onshore sometimes working with offshore delivery centres 
  • Tenaciously champion core DevOps behaviours like collaboration, communication, and ownership 
  • Work with development, quality assurance, and infrastructure team members to build an effective continuous integration / continuous delivery pipeline 
  • Share best practices for build and deployment across several technologies (Azure DevOps, GitHub Enterprise) 
  • Drive the team’s triaging capability by taking on challenging problems not understood by front-line support teams 
  • Relentless automation of every aspect of development, build & deployment process 
  • Collaborate and communicate with customers and colleagues in the projects to ensure the delivery of quality solutions. 
  • You will work with some of the absolute best Microsoft consultants in the industry both in Australia and in our global community. 

In addition, your professional skillset likely includes:  

  • Experience in Microsoft clouds and platforms 
  • Experience in configuring/administering CI/CD for Azure DevOps or GitHub Enterprise 
  • Scripting in languages such as PowerShell, Bash, or JavaScript 
  • Proficient with git and enterprise branching strategies 
  • Experience with enterprise-level software delivery and release management practices 
  • Experience with micro-services or cloud-based architectures for web or mobile applications 
  • Experience with securing DevOps and applications with Azure KeyVault, Azure Active Directory 
  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages (e.g. C#, Java, etc.) 
  • Experience in containerization with Azure Kubernetes, Docker, Helm, etc. 
  • Experience in Authoring custom pipeline tasks for Azure Pipelines or GitHub Actions, Infrastructure as Code such as Azure ARM Templates, Terraform, Ansible 
  • Experience in Code quality and security tools such as SonarQube, Checkmarx, Fortify 
  • Experience/Strong Knowledge with artifact repositories, such as Artifactory, Nexus, and Monitoring tools such as Azure Monitor, Application Insights, Splunk 
  • Experience on collaboration tools such as JIRA, Confluence 


Additional requirements 

  • Australian Citizenship is required
  • Ideally 3-5 years of experience working in DevOps and Agile environments with hands-on DevOps tooling. 
  • Certification in Microsoft AZ-400/Microsoft DevOps Engineer highly desirable.  


In addition to your salary, Avanade employees also receive: 

  • 5 annual “MyDays” in addition to Annual Leave 
  • Annual Wellbeing allowance and Gadget allowance 
  • Microsoft Certifications and career pathways 
  • 80 paid training hours per year 
  • 18 weeks paid parental leave 
  • Gender transition leave 

*Benefits subject to change annually 


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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 56,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at