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Solution Designer

Solution Designer

Job Title: Solution Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Industry:
Salary: Market Rate
Start Date: 2021-02-25
Reference: V-38683
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email: mohammeds@whizdom.com.au
Job Published: February 26, 2021 16:39

Job Description

The Role:

One of our Federal Government clients is looking for an experienced Solution Designer to join a multi-disciplinary team to support the successful implementation of projects.

As a Solution Designer you will:
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and liaise with staff, Managed Service Providers and Third-Party Providers in the design, implementation and transition to service of projects;
  • Create, review and iterate technical and non-technical documents such as;
    • High level and very detailed solution designs and infrastructure designs (including coverage of IP addresses, firewall rules, etc.);
    • Options papers covering technology and platform options for designs;
    • Penetration tests and security assessments scopes;
    • Costing documents or requirements for solution approach to markets (ATM); and
    • Determining resource and capacity requirements.
  • Document and review processes and methods used in:
    • Existing Systems for the purpose of developing plans for proposed modifications or
    • New systems to meet business requirements;
  • Be business outcome focused, able to apply a continuous improvement lens over work processes and practices and always seeking to optimise efficiency.
  • Act as a central reference and information source to;
    • Provide technical guidance and assistance in the Project to meet business needs;
    • Identify solution opportunities through discussions and workshops; and
    • Conducting research and defining requirements to gather, analyse, and understand the solution contexts and their requirements.
  • Collaborate and communicate with stakeholders (including CIO, Architects, Project Managers and technical/business SME’s) to:
    • Gain agreement to the overarching solution or infrastructure design;
    • Clearly articulate the impact of existing technical opportunities & constraints in relation to business requirements;
  • Commit to solution and infrastructure design decisions that ensure effective, secure, scalable, convergent, flexible and manageable solutions of high standards;
  • Develop end-to-end Solutions Designs to meet agreed business requirements and ensure that the build, test and deployment of the solution is in line with the agreed outcomes;
  • Assess, design and implement solutions in line with our client’s and Government requirements and guides;
  • Assist in the development and implementation of migration and transition plans;
  • Have working knowledge of a range of Technologies such as:
    • Virtualisation Platforms – Nutanix, VMWare and Microsoft
    • Networking – LAN, WAN, Internet
    • Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
    • Linux and Unix Operating Systems
    • Storage Systems
    • Backup Solutions
    • Cloud Services – SaaS, PaaS and IaaS
Essential Skills and Experience:

Have working knowledge of a range of Technologies such as:
  • Virtualisation Platforms – Nutanix, VMWare and Microsoft
  • Networking – LAN, WAN, Internet
  • Microsoft Windows Operating Systems
  • Linux and Unix Operating Systems
  • Storage Systems

Location: Canberra

Contract Term: 12 months with 2 x 12 month extension options

Security Requirements: Must be an Australian Citizen. Due to the work environment, our client has requested that all candidates must hold a current Baseline Security Clearance.
 

How to Apply:

Applications close Wednesday, 10 March 2021

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.