Applications Architect

Applications Architect

Job Title: Applications Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-05-23
Reference: V-36200
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2019 12:44

Job Description

Seeking an Applications Architect- Reporting to the Manager Business Solutions, and as part of the Dev-Ops and BAU Teams
The Role:

The Specified personnel must undertake the following tasks:
  • Further define, develop and document application architecture and solution designs to enhance the department Application Development capability.
  • Design and develop architectural model and roadmaps.
  • Assist the Dev Ops manager in the validation, documentation and governance processes to authorise system designs.
  • Provide technical input to Statement of Work and other contract documents for outsourced capability delivery and operations
  • Attend design workshops and prove input to design process from a technical viewpoint.
  • Assist with ad-hoc system design and analysis tasks as required.
  • Assist in the development of internal staff.
  • Any other task as directed by the Manager Business Solutions
Skills and Experience Required:

  • Extensive experience in development of systems architecture and systems delivery across a variety of bespoke and COTS platforms.
  • Extensive experience managing delivery of enterprise-wide software delivery life cycle capabilities in an organisation/s of a similar size (or larger) to  (medium sized ICT Commonwealth organisation).
  • Extensive experience as agency internal technical manager for outsourced ICT capabilities including design of contract-enforceable quality assurance metrics and monitoring.
  • Experience with DevOps enabling technologies and pipeline automation techniques.
  • Experience with working in a Project structure as well as the ability to work independently.
  • Communicates with influence, demonstrated technical writing skills and demonstrated ability to communicate complex technical concepts to non-technical people.
Location and Contract Term:

The role is Canberra based with an immediate start for a 12 Month Contract with Options to extend for a further 12 Months

Security Requirements:

Candidates must be Australian Citizens. A Baseline Security Clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 2 June 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Joanne Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information