Data Solution Architect (SFIA 4 to 5)

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Reference: 261159

Our Federal Government Client is seeking for a Data Solution Architect to be part of small multi-disciplinary team focussed on developing end-to-end solution architecture to support the Client's Enterprise Data Warehouse, data & analytics projects providing effective business outcomes.

The Data Solution Architect will be responsible for development of the technology solutions and mapping the business requirements to data and data platform/systems/technical requirements to ensure they are in line with the enterprise architectural plan. The successful candidate will have experience in a technical team focused on the ingestion, integration and effective use of data on an Enterprise Data Warehouse platform.

  • Deliver solution architecture and design documentation understanding the enterprise patterns and data technology and applying industry best practice frameworks, patterns, and technologies including on-premise, cloud and hybrid environments.
  • Very strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Improvement of work processes, and the development/implementation of standards, processes and procedures required to ensure that the team is working productively and to a high capacity.
  • Embed strong leadership practices focussed on developing our workforce and collectively plan for improving capability.
  • Expertise in Azure DevOps and a working knowledge of SharePoint; and
  • Contribute towards knowledge and skills transfer.

Essential Criteria

  • 5+ years' years of experience in data architect roles or solution architect role in data warehouse space;
  • Understand complex information systems and design effective data solutions and models to store and retrieve departmental data in adherence to enterprise standards.
  • Prepare and champion architectural artefacts such as Solution Architectures, Design Standards, Data Strategies to business executive, architecture forums as well as to technical staff.
  • Recommend solutions and patterns for improving processes in existing or new systems/capabilities.
  • Support the iterative design and definition of common entities in the Enterprise Data Model
  • Work collaboratively in Scaled Agile Framework team to deliver contemporary data solutions, prototypes in a hybrid hyperscale cloud environment.
  • Proven experience in delivering high quality, well-structured communication that is fit-forpurpose.
  • Technical competency and ability to communicate technical information and designs including interpreting, analysing and presenting based on the target audience.
  • Cloud, hybrid-cloud, or cloud-migration experience with a demonstrated understanding of the benefits and limitations of new paradigms of data management in the cloud.

Capabilities Required

  • Experience with data modelling, data modelling patterns and enterprise data models.
  • Understanding of Data Warehouse Patterns
  • Technology Integration skillset

The role has an initial 12-month contract with two (2) possible 12-month contract extensions. The services will be performed by the Specified Personnel from the Canberra/Brisbane office, with minimum 3 full days per week in the office.

Candidates must be Australian citizens with active AGSVA Baseline Security Clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Maria Lastierre on 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 261159

The closing date for this role is on Tuesday, 19 March, 2024.

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.