Your new opportunityRandstad Technologies is partnering exclusively with Griffith University who are currently undertaking a market leading transformation of their digital solutions division. Randstad Technologies has been appointed to deliver the recruitment and placement of key ICT positions to lead this transformation.Providing higher education services for over 40 years, Griffith University spans six campuses in South East Queensland and has become a comprehensive, research-intensive university, ranking in the top 2% [link removed] of universities worldwide.With over 4,000 employees over their Campuses, you will contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an environment which values excellence, equity, diversity and ongoing improvement and innovation.About the opportunityDigital Solutions is a value-driven strategic IT partner for the University, focused on delivering leading digital experiences for our Students, Colleagues and Community. They work within a contemporary operating model and are modernising our technologies and ways of working to create value and build a digital future for Griffith University.Working in a collaborative team, with the ability to research and experiment in a demo environment, this opportunity requires someone interested in BAU and exciting project work with a significant On-Prem to Cloud Migration plan.About youTo be successful within this role, you will possess substantial experience as a Senior/Lead Systems, Platform or Cloud Engineer who oversees the continued successful operation of technology platforms minimising any disruptions that can impact client experience. You will need to Lead, Mentor and Coach other Platform & Systems Engineers & Administrators.You will be accountable for overseeing the continued successful operation of technology platforms (Microsoft Windows Server Platforms) minimising any disruptions that can impact client experience. You are responsible for ensuring high availability, resilience and security of platforms as well as business operations / services; driving automation to reduce repetition.The Lead engages with technical leaders and client teams to ensure the platform meets current and upcoming requirements and is frictionless to consume or adopt. They actively drive the ongoing continual improvement of Platform Engineering practices, methods and tools.Key responsibilities will include:Lead technical professionals in project upgrade and cloud migration activitiesHands-on escalation for BAU Server Support of over 800 Windows InstancesTechnical Skill Set:Demonstrated leadership, coaching and mentoring experience of other Platform / Systems engineersStrong demonstrated experiences supporting a large enterprise Microsoft Windows environment (incl SCCM, SCOM, AD, Group Policy etc)Demonstrated experiences with DevOps automation, virtualization & delivery tools such as Puppet, Ansible, Docker and KubernetesOn-Prem to Cloud migration experience is highly desirable (although not mandatory) therefore Azure / AWS stack exposure is desired.Applicants must have unrestricted work rights in Australia.Successful candidates may be subject to a criminal history check.Further informationFor further information about this role, please contact Michael Whelan on firstname.lastname@example.orgAt Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.