Jobs/Solution Architect


Solution Architect



Agency / Department

Fair Work Ombudsman Registered Organisations Commission Entity

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$125 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The Enterprise Architecture team at FWO is seeking a Solution Architect to support several emerging key initiatives and projects.


Key responsibilities of the solution architect are:  

  • Lead & influence the development of solution architectures for several FWO projects  
  • Work with business analysists & directly with business areas to develop an understanding of business capability & technical needs  
  • Evangelise technical solutions anchored in real world needs & outcomes for FWO  
  • Seek opportunities to rationalise and build reusable technical frameworks & solutions  
  • Design and document solution architectures to align with the Enterprise Architecture & governance frameworks such as ISM and Information Management  
  • Develop reusable architecture templates for system, infrastructure, security & operational viewpoints  
  • Lead detailed design, monitor development & testing activities to ensure alignment with solution & enterprise architectures

Essential Criteria

  1. A minimum of two years’ experience in Solution Architecture roles 5 years’ experience in solution development roles
  2. Familiarity with contemporary, best practice patterns, practices and metamodels
  3. Ability to work with various stakeholders including service providers, business owners and development teams
  4. Well-developed written, verbal and negotiation skills including the ability to communicate highly technical risks and opportunities to be understood by non-technical stakeholders
  5. Familiarity with Microsoft solution development tools and technologies including DevOps, Dynamics 365, Office 365, Azure, .Net Core and SQL Server

Desired Criteria

  1. Familiarity with whole-of-government opportunities such as, myGovID, and Australian Government - API Design Standard
  2. Industry accreditations and bachelor's degree or higher
  3. Advanced understanding of business analysis techniques and processes

Security Clearance

Must have current baseline clearance


1 X 6 month extension

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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