JOB

Solutions Architect

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Monday, March 1, 2021

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$135 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment is seeking architects for various bodies of work

Essential Criteria

  • Experience in working in complex government environments on business-critical projects involving cross agency engagement, solutions delivery and capability establishment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with an emphasis on having an ability to explain complex problems and solutions in a simple manner, and an ability to communicate with stakeholders
  • Extensive experience in designing and delivering hybrid cloud enterprise solution architectures using and integrating Microsoft Azure IaaS, Paas and SaaS components.
  • Technical knowledge and experience in designing and delivering hybrid cloud enterprise solutions based on Microsoft Dynamics 365, Portal, Power Platform and SharePoint online.
  • Technical knowledge and experience in designing and delivering solutions based on the full stack of Microsoft Enterprise Technologies, from networking and service bus; to platforms and applications
  • Experience in development and implementation of strategic ICT business plans and technology roadmaps; and patterns and standards.
  • Experience in working with and supporting Agile programs and projects.

Desired Criteria

  • Experience in facilitating co-design, capturing design insights, and translating insights into solution architectures; providing a clear line of sight between actions and outcomes.
  • Experience in, and knowledge of Education, Skills and/or Employment systems and environments.

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

Two x 12 month extension options