IT Systems Analyst

IT Systems Analyst

Job Title: IT Systems Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-01-31
Reference: V-38492
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2021 11:21

Job Description

The Role:

We are seeking an enthusiastic, competent Systems Analyst to join our Enterprise Solutions and Technology business area.


Key Duties: 

As an IT Systems Analyst in our Enterprise Solutions and Technology business area, you’ll develop standard system documents for various IT applications such as COTS products and in house developed applications that are internally used within the Department. You will work in a Scrum team, collaborate with our developers, business partners and delivery services with an agile approach.

Effective communication in various styles across different media types is critical to providing detailed technical, professional, and/or policy advice on complex problems to a wide range of business partners in this role.

As a member of the scrum team, you may also mentor and review the work of less experienced team members as well as provide quality assurance on others work. We’re an agile team with between 10 and 15 team members – primarily based within Canberra.


Skills and Experience Required:

- Extend and enhance the System documentation repository, covering new or changed system functionality.

- Support, coach and guide less-experienced staff and actively support team training

- Adhere to all established processes, methodologies and procedures; contribute to the development of new work practices

- Work collaboratively with clients and Department staff on issues and problems that arise and assist in issue resolution to ensure all business requirements are achieved

- Contribute to quality assurance reviews and make recommendations for improvements

- Maintain effective performance levels and expertise; share knowledge with team members

- Work within various multi-disciplined teams, using own experience to contribute towards requirements analysis, development and support processes. Identify and report on technical issues or risks and collaborate on their resolution.

- Liaise with internal stakeholders establishing, maintaining effective, influential networks and represent the Department.

- Encourage and promote quality excellence within the team, ensure that work practices are effective and consistent, and that best practice is identified and shared.

- Adhere to the Departments system development methodologies -Demonstrate practical experience working in an Agile environment


Location and Contract Term: Canberra based role. Contract till August 2021 with 2 x 6 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. A baseline security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.


How to Apply:

Applications close 4 February.

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