Current Positions

Posted on October 7 2021

F5 Administrator

  • Role based in Darwin
  • Loads of Variety
  • Contract Position

Elite Executive are searching for an F5 Administrator to work in Darwin for one of our clients who are a data analytics consultancy and IT advisor working with multiple companies across Australia.

About our client
Our client is a consultancy that provides end to end digital capability, backed up by market leading technology practices. This allows them to provide services to clients from design and build, deployment, and testing.

About the Role
We are seeking an F5 specialist with Advanced skills in Design, installation, configuration and maintenance of the F5 BIG IP infrastructure.

Other  duties include:

  • Orchestration and automation utilities for distributing and enforcing standard configurations, support for patching, and upgrading software and configuration changes across multiple sites.
  • Complex technical analysis, design review, and recommendations on logical and physical designs.
  • Manage and support load balancing, reverse proxy, web acceleration, caching and compression for internal and external websites.
  • Manage and support external access portal.
  • Ensure security hardening policies for externally facing websites and applications are applied.
  • Develop and maintain F5 iRules
  • Authentication offload including Active Directory, Kerberos, LDAP, Radius, TACACS and SAML integration.
  • System administration and technical input for the support of midrange virtualised server technology stack for Windows and Unix/Linux Server technologies and associated operating systems.
  • Administration of a centralised Storage Area Network and data protection solutions using Veeam and CommVault across platforms.

Skills and experience required

  • Be self-motivated and have the ability to prioritise and schedule one’s own work.
  • Experience developing work instructions and other documentation as required.
  • Experience working with customers to provide administration advice and feedback to customers.
  • Experience with the security of corporate data and applications.
  • Prior experience diagnosing and resolving complex issues.
  • F5 Big-IP LTM, APM, WAF, and GTM modules and understanding of load balancing concepts.
  • Implementation and support for application load balancing.
  • F5 iRule development, implementation and support.
  • ITIL framework and knowledge.

Desirable experience:

  • Good understanding of network, virtualisation and storage concepts.
  • Experience in a midrange application hosting environment would be advantageous.

How to Apply
Via the link below including a recent copy of your resume. Applications that fail to address the outlined criteria may not be considered.

Closing date for applications will be 1700hrs Friday, 29th October 2021.

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