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ICT Infrastructure Engineer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Experience Level

Mid Level

Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$70 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Australian Electoral Commission are seeking an ICT Infrastructure Engineer. The Infrastructure Engineer supports the Infrastructure Team Leader, in the day to day deployment and maintenance of computer infrastructure and web technologies within the Engineering, Infrastructure and Operations Section of the ICT Branch, including participating in section planning for short term tasks and contributing to strategic planning for longer term initiatives. The role is responsible for undertaking work that is moderately complex to complex and/or sensitive in nature, under limited direction, utilising expertise and knowledge in the area of infrastructure engineering.

Essential Criteria

  1. Must have active NEGATIVE VETTING 1 CLEARANCE
  2. Experience in planning, developing, installing, troubleshooting, maintaining and supporting an operating system and associated server hardware, software and databases ensuring optimum system integrity, security, backup and performance.
  3. Ability to troubleshoot and provide service support in diagnosing, resolving and repairing server-related hardware and software malfunctions, encompassing workstations and communication infrastructure.
  4. Experience in preparing and maintaining documentation, policies and instructions, and recording and detailing operational procedures and system logs.
  5. Knowledge and experience in successfully setting priorities and delivering quality results on time and on budget.
  6. Proven ability to communicate effectively whilst anticipating stakeholder needs and expectations across a geographically dispersed network.
  7. Proven analytical abilities with the ability to propose and facilitate change and contribute to business improvement strategies.
  8. Demonstrated personal integrity whilst achieving results within legislative and policy parameters.
  9. AEC employees must be Australian citizens.
  10. Any person who is, and seen to be active in political affairs, and intends to publicly carry on this activity, may compromise the strict neutrality of the AEC and cannot be considered
  11. Applicants are required to consent to, undergo, obtain and maintain a character clearance.
  12. Applicants are required to consent to, undergo, obtain and maintain the security clearance required for this role.

Desired Criteria

  1. A relevant bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification

Security Clearance

Contract Extensions

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