Lead Solutions Architect

Location: Queensland
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Architects
Salary: AU$1100 - AU$1280 per day + super, flexible, hybrid
Reference: CR/011937_1654835381
Contact: Karlenina Gomez
Email: email Karlenina
  • Encouraged flexibility with excellent hybrid arrangements (3 days WFH / 2 days in-office)
  • Highly accessible location, Ipswich City
  • Reputable Government Organisation
  • Competitive daily rate of up to $1280
  • Initial 3 month contract + option to extend

Our client is a large reputable Government organisation, seeking a Lead Solution Architect. The succesful candidate is a passionate leader who will manage a team of Solution Architects; assisting in maturing the Solution Architecture practice, and providing hands on Architecture work for projects and other change initiatives.

Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Lead the Solution Architecture practice within DTI Performance
  • Provide leadership, direction and coaching to ensure consistency of engagement and solution deliverables across initiatives
  • Champion the Solution Architecture practice and its benefits to business and project stakeholders
  • Liaise with Enterprise Architects on documenting reusable architectural patterns
  • Responsible for the quality and completeness of project architectural deliverables, and participation in related governance activities to streamline artefacts through governance gates
  • Liaise with the DTI Project Management Office (PMO) and BAU representatives on resourcing matters relating to Solution Architects
  • Undertake other duties, which are assigned from time to time by the Team Leader.

Knowledge, Experience, Skills & Abilities:

  • 8+ years in Solution Architecture, with 3+ years in practice leadership or similar
  • Experience in developing Solution templates, both in documentation and in structured modelling
  • Expert across full domain stack: Business, Information, Application and Technology
  • Demonstrated experience in providing technical leadership, guidance, and support in the deployment of complex applications in distributed technology environments
  • Demonstrated experience in the following areas:
    • Software Solution Architecture
    • Business Process modelling
    • Data and Information Architecture
    • Integration Architecture
    • Hybrid environments (on-prem, Cloud)
  • Experience with IT / OT will be highly regarded
  • Proven ability to lead, develop and challenge work teams to achieve objectives and high levels of performance.
  • Alignment with Seqwater values
  • Unrestricted 'C' class Drivers Licence

If you're interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

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