Technology / Application Architects

Job Title: Technology / Application Architects
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 206381_1602033134
Contact Name: Carissa Burgos
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2020 12:12

Job Description

Our Federal Government Client is seeking multiple Technology / Application Architects to design and architect applications.

This is a long-term contract role until 30th June 2021 with possible extension options, located at our Client's Canberra City location.

As the selected candidate, you will:

  • Lead a mixed group of technical and business resources in initiatives to design applications end-to-end
  • Support application teams in architecting and designing applications
  • Maintain the department's application architecture and related models
  • Perform application portfolio management
  • Support the implementation of the department's IT Strategy
  • Prepare relevant technology briefings, strategies and architectural roadmaps
  • Provide technical advice to IT investment proposals
  • Provide technical advice and support to Application Development, Technical Operations and other relevant departmental teams
  • Support the Architecture, Strategy and Emerging Technologies Team staff and priorities, as needed.

To be successful in the role, you should have:

  • Have experience in designing and implementing applications from ground up including application architecture, application design, database design and development
  • Previous experience as a developer before becoming an architect is essential
  • Be up to date in the latest technologies
  • Have experience in implementing systems on premises and Cloud
  • Have experience in PaaS and SaaS solutions
  • Have knowledge and experience in architecting for maintenance and application performance
  • Have knowledge in application design patterns and application development patterns
  • Understand networking concepts
  • Understand authorisation frameworks and well as authentication mechanisms
  • Be able to work in an agile, virtual team environment
  • Be able to collaborate effectively with business and IT stakeholders
  • Have excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Have the following essential skillsets and skill levels outlined below.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 9137 8700 quoting Job Reference: # 206381

Please note: Only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.