IT Application Architect

IT Application Architect

Job Title: IT Application Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-10-07
Reference: V-38020
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 08, 2020 11:20

Job Description

The Role:

The Department is seeking a experienced IT Architect for a 12 month contract.

Key Duties: 

• Lead the creation of new functional and non-functional requirements for the system

• Help with the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities

• Provide an active role in mitigating impediments, that are impacting the team’s ability to reach their sprint goals

• Ability to identify, differentiate and extract technical and functional requirements based on use cases and user stories

• Advanced understanding of BPM frameworks

• Ability to create and maintain various architecture documents

• Skills to act as an interface between business functions, technology and build teams

• Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills with internal and external stakeholders


Skills and Experience Required:

•            Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a IT Application Architect

•            Tertiary education or qualifications in IT, Computer Science, Engineering or similar

•            Experience in gathering and writing functional and non-functional requirements

•            Experience in maintaining and creating UML diagrams

•            Practical experience in using Enterprise Architect (EA) Sparx or equivalent modelling and design tools

•            Support solution architect at an application architecture level

•            Communicate the product owners needs to the development teams

•            Contribute to the production of systems documentation that clearly articulates the design intent, user experience, systems and business processes, issues and risks

•            Running training sessions and workshops on system processes and designs

•            Have knowledge of software development and web technologies

•            Work collaboratively, develop own expertise and build the skills of others through knowledge transfer to achieve business outcomes

•            Outstanding communication, presentation and leadership skills

•            Excellent organizational and time management skills

•            Sharp analytical and problem-solving skills

•            Creative thinker with a vision and attention to detail

•            Past experience working on an identity-based solutions highly desirable


Location and Contract Term: This is a Canberra based role. Contract till November 2021. 2 x 12 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. 


How to Apply:

Applications close 12 October.

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 Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information