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Systems Engineer - APS Level 6 (Ongoing)

Job No: 495941
Work Type: Full time
Location: Canberra

The Infrastructure & Technology Operations section is responsible for providing advice to National Archives’ management on the efficient and effective use of technology and to enable National Archives staff through the provision and support of end user devices. The section also supports infrastructure relocation projects and is responsible for providing data storage infrastructure and managing its availability and capacity to meet business demands.

Systems Engineers are responsible for providing expert technical advice to management in relation to National Archives server infrastructure and Domain Services. The role will proactively maintain, monitor and replace infrastructure to ensure service delivery and will ensure that server operating systems and applications are patched and that approved applications are permitted to run.

The successful applicant will provide system administration to ensure server infrastructure is maintained and secure. This will include preforming troubleshooting tasks to resolve complex ICT problems and incidents, preparing and reviewing standard operating procedures and maintaining an awareness of the overall health and performance of ICT infrastructure through regular monitoring.

One immediate ongoing vacancy available. Order of merit will be used to fill future ongoing and non-ongoing vacancies as they arise.


Eligibility:  Applicants must be Australian citizens and be able to obtain and maintain a Negative Vetting Level 1 (NV1) security clearance with the ability to obtain NV2 or TSPV if required.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted via our online e-recruitment system. Applicants must in 1000 words or less outline the skills and relevant experience you would bring to this role. Please refer to the position description for this role.

RecruitAbility applies to this vacancy. Under the RecruitAbility scheme you will be invited to participate in further assessment activity for the vacancy if you choose to apply under the scheme; declare you have a disability; and meet the minimum requirements for the job. For more information see:

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