Principal Solution Architect - Digital

Job Title: Principal Solution Architect - Digital
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: attractive package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 194163_1571009699
Contact Name: Jan Hundleby
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 07, 2019 09:42

Job Description

Principal Digital Solution Architect

A Principal Digital Solution Architect, responsible for leading consulting assignments and engaging with executives (Director and 'Head of' level) is required to define business and/or Digital technology solutions and roadmaps for strategic business problems. Guiding business investment to align with the agreed business value priorities, Technology Strategy and Target Architecture to maximise long term benefits and achieve Group outcomes.

The role will lead business analysis activities, identify and prioritise business opportunities, define and evaluate solution options and provide recommendations for strategic business problems.

This role will facilitate the engagement of other Technology partners to deliver services and solutions in a coordinated manner aligned to the Group's Digital and Technology Strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

Solution Consulting:

  • Delivery of Digital and Transformation Strategy Solutions
  • Engage with business owners to understand their priorities, value drivers and needs.
  • Provide well-conceived, clearly articulated, pragmatic solutions and recommendations to complex business problems.
  • Provide high end consulting services to stakeholders across the Group to ensure the delivery of strategic outcomes.
  • Responsible for the development of solutions for one or more complex portfolios/domains to ensure effective solutions are designed in accordance with business value priorities, business requirements, Group standards and Technology Strategy. Significant focus on Software Engineering
  • Responsible for facilitating high quality, timely technology estimates for solutions and roadmaps to ensure effective technology estimation of technology solutions.
  • Identify opportunities to resolve complex problems, deliver value, optimise benefits and reduce the cost base of the Group.
  • Responsible for business and technology collaboration and ensure effective engagement with various delivery partners.

People leadership and capability development:

  • Develop a high performing team that can build trust with the business, deliver high quality services and effectively navigate through a changing environment.
  • Develop a team in accordance with the Group's people principles and processes, including developing optimal structures and clear accountabilities, maximising employee performance, providing mentoring and coaching to ensure the right people in the right roles to deliver technical services required to achieve business objectives.
  • Develop a customer centric, progressive and "game changing" culture.


  • 8+ years' experience within the IT Industry/financial services or in business consulting.
  • Recent experience with large scale digital transformations.
  • Experience developing IT Strategies and formulating roadmaps.
  • 4+ years' experience working across industry / product / architecture domains.
  • 5+ years' experience delivering major business solutions into production within an organisation.
  • Must be from an Software Engineering/Devops background.

For further information please contact Jan Hundleby and quote reference #194163