Instaclustr: Casual Employment Opportunities

Instaclustr Casual Positions Available


Instaclustr  is seeking up to three computer science undergraduates for casual positions (up to 20 hours per week) to work alongside our engineering teams undertaking a range of smaller tasks to help us get stuff done and improve the quality of our products.  Work will be varied and including:

- creating tutorials and other technical user documentation for our Managed Apache Cassandra, Apache Spark, Apache Kafka and Elassandra offerings

- assisting our dev teams with testing tasks

- developing utilities and less critical development


The position requires excellent written English communication skills, basic linux admin and Java development skills and strong ability to learn new technologies. Some existing understanding of Apache Cassandra, Apache Spark, Apache Kafka or Elasticsearch would be highly regarded.


This is an opportunity to get some hands-on experience with these technologies while working with Instaclustr’s experienced development and technical operations teams. We anticipate that employees would have the opportunity to work full time during university holidays and be embedded with our engineering teams.


Working hours will be at least partly in our offices on the University of Canberra campus.


To express your interest for this position, please submit an application



If you have any queries regarding the position, please contact


Application closing date

9 March 2018
Applications open for this opportunity: 
27 Feb 2018
Study level: 

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