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Technical Writer

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

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$85 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

Digital Identity provides people and businesses with a single, secure way to access government and other services online. A secure Digital Identity replaces the need for multiple logins across a range of government services, making getting things done with government easier and faster. T

he Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) is responsible for leading the delivery, strategy, and policy for the Australian Government’s Digital Identity program. The program is a key enabler of the government’s Digital Transformation Agenda. Once completed, the program will enable people to simply and securely establish a digital identity and safely reuse that identity to transact across all tiers of government and with the private sector, with their privacy assured.

Essential Criteria

  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Sound time management, planning and organising skills.
  • Significant (5 or more years) experience in technical writing within a large, complex ICT environment
  • Demonstrated experience in standardising and editing technical documentation prepared by other team members
  • Sound knowledge across broad array of technology and domains

Desired Criteria

  • Analytically minded and hold a high level of initiative and self-motivation.
  • High level proficiency in Microsoft office suite

Security Clearance


Ability to obtain baseline clearance

Contract Extensions


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