IT Architect (End User & Unified Communications)

IT Architect (End User & Unified Communications)

Job Title: IT Architect (End User & Unified Communications)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-07-05
Reference: V-39421
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 06, 2021 15:16

Job Description

The Role:

We are seeking driven and experienced IT architect/technical specialists to join our team to evolve and execute the Departments End User and Collaboration Strategies and key initiatives that enhance the staff experience. You will provide advice with regard to relevant technology roadmaps and designs.  You will define intended outcomes and liaise with business areas, end users, service providers and delivery teams in order to achieve these outcomes. The position(s) are located in either Canberra or Melbourne CBD (Docklands). 


Skills and Experience Required:

   •         Has experience in large complex Government environments

•            Has extensive experience working in complex and dynamic business and technical environments and in the integration of systems and applications

•            Has technical knowledge and demonstrated practical experience as an enterprise architect within one or more of the following areas:

o            Cloud platforms such as Azure and AWS

o            End User technologies, including Microsoft-based systems

o            Unified Communications and collaboration platforms such as Cisco Webex, MS Teams and supporting infrastructure

•            Industry or relevant certifications are highly desirable

•            Has expertise in defining architecture policies, standards, principles and reference architectures

•            Thinks about systems sustainability, longevity and end to end operability when establishing or assuring patterns and design solutions

•            Shares expertise, guides and mentors others, and works collaboratively to achieve business outcomes

•            Can navigate complex commercial, technical and operational landscapes to provide sustainable solutions that are able to scale

•            Is an excellent communicator who can tailor and present highly complex technical information to various audiences


Location and Contract Term: This role can be either Canberra or Melbourne based. Contract till August 2022 with 2 x 6 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval


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


How to Apply:

Applications close 9 July.

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