Technical Lead - Solution Architect DevSecOps - Australian Citizenship required

Technical Lead – DevSecOps AWS/Azure – Australian Citizenship required

This government agency is growing to meet the needs of the Australian population, the agency requires comprehensive IT systems to support the day to day running of the organisation.
The Platforms, Integration & Data team are responsible for scoping, designing, delivering, and maintaining high quality IT systems and applications to support the entire agency and our partner organisations.
As a Technical lead, you will be responsible for providing technical direction across all inflight and ongoing projects. You will be comfortable working collaboratively with both technical and non-technical resources with a high aptitude for learning in a fast-paced environment.
We are looking for someone who has a passion and drive for working in a DevSecOps environment, working with the latest tools and technologies, and ensuring that all technical implementations are aligned to our defined architectural patterns.
The technical lead will also provide mentorship to development teams fostering a culture of continuous learning and development.

  • Provide technical advice and direction on software development best practices.
  • Provide input into the architectural design and development on projects.
  • Provide advice and support across OCIO programs, implementations and BAU.
  • Design repeatable software and infrastructure patterns
  • Investigate complex technical problems and engage stakeholders appropriately.
  • Provide technical strategic advice to the Technology Services team and directorates.
  • Foster a positive culture within the Technology Services aligned with Agency values.
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Provide leadership, support, and motivation to technical team members.
Essential Criteria
  • Demonstrated 7+ years’ experience as a Technical Lead, Lead DevSecOps engineer or similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in:
- designing and implementing modern cloud-based applications (AWS/Azure).
- providing architectural and technical direction for software delivery teams.
- implementing Infrastructure as code patterns (Terraform Enterprise)
- implementing Infrastructure as Code (IAC) frameworks
- building Kubernetes based applications.
- building CI/CD pipelines and automated processes (Gitlab)
- producing highly technical documentation.
  • Demonstrated high level conceptual, analytical, and problem-solving skills, and the ability to develop creative and innovative solutions to difficult and complex problems.
  • Understanding of DevSecOps operating models & application development lifecycle.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced collaborative team, delivering robust scalable solutions.
Should this opportunity align with your skills and experience please contact Dwayne Joyce at or 0438 8412 760 for a confidential discussion.

Melbourne (Burnley)
I.T. & T
Dwayne Joyce