Platform Architect

Platform Architect

Job Title: Platform Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-03-01
Reference: V-38700
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 02, 2021 17:11

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Platform Architect,  

The Role:

That will be responsible for:

  • driving architectural decisions for interagency approval
  • technical communication, including in the engagement of organisational customers
  • technical assessment of designs and potential program decisions
  • negotiating with stakeholders to achieve mutually agreed outcomes in line with program objectives
  • drafting technical aspects of identity policy including integration standards
  • research and implementation of technical proofs of concepts or reference implementations
  • working with other teams and/or organisations, assisting with the implementation of decisions
Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria
  • Demonstrated experience in the development of platform architecture and design decisions, based on the needs of customers, delivery partners, and formal governance processes.
  • Effective communication skills, including in person and in writing, and including a technical audience and a non-technical audience.
Desirable criteria
  • Experience in the engagement of stakeholders, including delivery partners and institutional customers, to understand and represent their needs, and communicate the value of products and/or technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience in whole-of-government ICT delivery.
  • Specific expertise relating to identity, authentication, multi-service portals, web development, APIs, architecture standards, cyber security, reliability, software lifecycles and/or complex domains
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra or Sydney Based –3 Month Contract with 1 x 12 Months contract extension options

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Ability to obtain baseline security clearance

How to Apply:

Applications close 8 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

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information.