DevOps Engineer

Country/Region:  AU
State:  WA
City:  Perth
Job ID:  1698

About Us


Fortescue is both a proud West Australian company and a global green solutions business. We are recognised for our culture, innovation and industry-leading development of infrastructure, mining assets and green energy initiatives.

Our Opportunity


Work Location: Fortescue Centre & Bennett St. Fortescue’s Perth office is located on the traditional lands of the Whadjuk people.


Roster: Monday-Friday


Looking for a highly experienced Database DevOps Specialist to join the IT Database Management team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Managing the Database teams CI/CD pipeline and related services
  • Maintaining the teams DevOps tooling and development environments
  • Monitoring and reporting on pipeline tasks
  • Managing the development, testing and production using DevOps practices
  • Adding to and maintaining the teams custom PowerShell modules
  • Preparing and testing backup and recovery plans of the DevOps environment
  • Liaising with DBA’s on how to implement DevOps practices
  • SQL Server database management duties required as needed
  • Contributing to the development of policies and procedures governing corporate Database operations and related issues.

Qualifications and Experience

  • A minimum of three years of experience as a SQL Server Database Administrator
  • A minimum of two years of experience using DevOps pipelines
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014/2016/2017/2019
  • CI/CD toolsets (Jenkins, Terraform, DSC)
  • Windows and Linux administration
  • PowerShell development

Our Commitment


Fortescue is deeply committed to providing a safe culture that builds respect, fosters inclusiveness, and values diversity. We celebrate individual strengths and team members from all backgrounds are encouraged to bring their whole selves to work. Our global workforce drives and promotes an inclusive culture, both within our organisation and throughout the communities we interact with across the world. Diverse backgrounds include First Nations Peoples, people with differing abilities, LGBTIQ+ community, gender, neurodiverse, cultural diversity, all age groups, and those with an intersectional or multiple diverse characteristics. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply. 


Internal Candidates / Current Contractors please apply via Success Factors Careers Portal. For further information on how to apply please visit the Fortescue Hub. 


Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified. Fortescue will never contact you to ask for payment of any kind, whether directly or through a third party.