The Government Digital Services (GDS) Team aims to spearhead the digital transformation of the Government. The Government Platform-as-a-Service (GovPaaS) is an initiative to bring a new approach to application design, development and deployment. This agile, open and flexible solution aims to provide the government with a modern IT platform to accelerate software development without compromising security and operations. Our objective is to catapult government infrastructure into the new digital era with faster time to market, operational agility, automated deployments and rapid scalability. GovPaaS combines modern technologies like containerisation, Kubernetes and CI/CD techniques in order to drive the delivery of government digital services securely and enhance citizen experience.
If you are looking for opportunities to collaborate with leading industry experts and be surrounded by highly motivated peers, we welcome you to join GDS. This is an exciting position with many opportunities for groundbreaking contributions.
What to Expect:
As an Infrastructure Developer for the security team, you will be implementing automations and system integrations that elevate the platform as a whole.
A candidate’s performance profile:
Provision infrastructure, set up monitoring, perform hardening and related tooling via automated means
Develop scripts to automate builds, tests, application deployment and systems management
Maintaining and operate day-2 operations to maintain a healthy set of security tools for security team to use
How to Succeed:
A qualifying candidate should possess:
DevOps and/or DevSecOps mindset
Passion for automation, standardization and best practices
Experience with infrastructure provision tools (Ansible, Terraform, VMWare, etc.)
Good understanding of hardware infrastructure systems (network switches, firewalls, routers etc.) and Linux operating system.
Basic understanding of platform level systems (databases, storages etc.)
Basic understanding of security objectives
Basic user of security tools dealing with access control / logging / secrets management
A qualifying candidate is preferred to have:
Experience in working in an environment possessing DevSecOps mindset
Experience in Infrastructure As Code (Terraform, Pulumi, various cloud providers etc.)
Experience in public cloud providers such as AWS, Azure or GCP
Experience in container orchestration tools (Kubernetes, GKE, ECS, ACS etc.)
Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery using Git or other similar tools
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