Senior IT Architect

I'm working with a large Federal Government department to find a Senior IT Architect.

This is an initial 12 month contract with 3 x 12 month extensions.

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Be experienced with architecture presentations, solution demos and cross team interactions / collaboration, manage architecture stakeholders and solution portfolio
  • Review and guide application designs, software architecture and detailed design documentation for software based applications/services;
  • Participate in reviews of system specifications including software applications and ensure architectural compliance and enterprise objectives are achieved;
  • Liaise with departmental and external vendors on enterprise and ICT architecture matters;
  • Manage a team of cross domain architects
  • Establish Baseline, transition and future Architecture roadmaps for the program
  • Deliver solutions with a large degree of independence across the enterprise architecture to support business needs
  • Lead research activities and provide expert advice on IT directions, strategy, candidate technologies, and the re-use of enterprise IT capabilities within a framework of department policies, priorities, objectives and strategy

You will have the following background:

  • Experience working on large federal government projects
  • Experience working within an Agile environment
  • Excellent understanding of application development methodologies and infrastructure and network architecture
  • In-depth knowledge and experience within the application architecture domain
  • Strong knowledge of infrastructure
  • Experience in architectural disciplines across a range of projects and technologies
  • Significant experience as an Architect with specific knowledge across Systems Integration, Apps Development, and Infrastructure
  • Experience in resolving solution design and architecture contentions with stakeholders
  • Extensive related work experience as software architect, software engineer, programmer (minimum 10 years)
  • Expertise in defining enterprise architecture policies, standards, principles, reference architectures and procedures for development

To have your application considered, you will:
  • Be an Australian citizen
  • Not have worked outside Australia for the last 5 years

If this role sounds of interest to you, please APPLY NOW. For more information, please contact Aimee Goff on 02 6113 7520 or via email on aimee.goff @igniteco .com
Canberra (Harman)
I.T. & T