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Platform Architect
Convenient Melbourne CBD
06 Months contract
Work Life Balance and opportunity to enhance your skills

The Role:

  • The Platform Architect role is responsible for taking business requirements and Technology architecture to formulate, maintain and/or improve solutions for projects. Considering Architectural approved Strategy and Architecture principles of Architecting for Simplicity, Speed to value and Always on.
  • Contribute to strategy formulation, pattern development and procedural efficiency.

Core responsibilities:

  • Create Solution Architecture for projects and other initiatives.
  • Deliver non-functional service requirements as part of the Platform solution architecture;
  • As required, contribute to developing technology strategy and roadmaps
  • Create & assess options/proposals to offer solutions for the project
  • Help with management of any solution architecture issues/exemptions required and propose remediation plan
  • Manage dependencies of Platform solution architecture with other services.
  • Aid with synchronization, management and integration with other projects, new or modified services.
  • Support project demand management through maintenance of current SOW’s Governance of solutions in projects to ensure alignment to standards, strategies and roadmaps
  • Ensure the solution creation is holistic considering commercial and service operations along with architecture
  • Ensure project risk management is adhered to for all new Platform solutions

Leadership& Communication

  • Constantly influence the participating managed services provider /vendors to adopt the client Strategy, principles and policies
  • Provide high level advice and analysis of technology solutions or new technologies
  • Leverage industry developments and trends to provide new opportunities & improve current technology architecture
  • Continuously improve the quality and efficiency of the existing technology services
  • Constant communication of the status of the solution creation process to stakeholders
  • Be an advocate for the TPA service offerings

Highly Desirable:

  • Projects currently in flight are around capacity and refresh of our existing networks
  • These will be diverse projects that include network upgrades, capacity uplifts, migration of services from on premise to public cloud etc
  • Skill sets are predominantly around route/switch but include Nexus DC switching and F5 Load balancers.

How to apply:
Please apply using the link below or call (Kish – 03 8506 6521) for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please share your resume in Word format only.