Enterprise Architect - Applications

Job Title: Enterprise Architect - Applications
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: AU$950 - AU$1040 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 178067_1515369541
Contact Name: Nick Munro
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 08, 2018 10:59

Job Description

Enterprise Architect - Applications

The Role:

The Enterprise Architect will have responsibility for developing, communicating and maintaining enterprise-wide application and integration architectures, strategies, roadmaps and standards that support the business' unit strategies. This will be achieved by:

  • Delivering and demonstrating value to the business through the delivery of key application and integration strategies and architectures, as specified by Enterprise Architecture Program of Work
  • Working closely with Chief Engineer to align the application enterprise architecture domain with IT Strategy
  • Providing enterprise architecture governance across the business, driving the delivery of immediate outcomes and championing the adoption of the architectural standards
  • Contributing to the delivery and maintenance of application references models, guidelines and principles, tools, artefacts in line with the Enterprise Architecture Framework
  • Providing application architecture and blueprint consultation to solution architects and project managers throughout the project lifecycle, ensuring projects maintain an enterprise-wide view
  • Providing vision into target state architectures and develop pragmatic roadmaps to support delivery of major strategic projects
  • Providing a balanced point of view when understanding the need for strategic and tactical investments
  • Managing and supporting the mitigation/resolution of architectural issues and risks
  • Identifying and evaluating new and emerging OT technologies and associated services and providing appropriate advice to key stakeholders, Chief Engineer, the Manager ICT and ICT Steering Committee
  • Engaging with external consultants as required to support the definition and delivery of the enterprise architecture program

Skills & Experience:

  • Degree qualifications in engineering, IT, computer science or similar discipline.
  • Extensive experience in industrial process automation, process control, real-time and SCADA/Operatioal Technology (OT) solutions
  • Significant experience in developing, communicating and implementing application strategies
  • Broad experience in a wide range of information systems technologies and technical architectures.
  • Experience in the development and implementation of end-state application architectures.
  • Demonstrated ability to persuade Chief Engineer and business units of the benefits of the enterprise application architecture and application plans.
  • Extensive project management and project consulting experience.
  • Demonstrated success at advising at the General Manager level.
  • Strong commercial focus