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Sitecore Application Architect

  • Sitecore Application Architect
  • Initial Fixed term Contract to end of Dec 2022 (long term project, likely 3+ years)
  • Melbourne/Sydney
  • Leading Insurance & Healthcare Organisation
  • Salary ranges from $160k – 180K base+ super

Job Description:

  • Client has an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Sitecore Application Architect to join our Domestic Retail and Digital domain. Our application architecture is evolving, and we are looking for fresh perspectives to usher in a modern design to enable our rapid growth and focus on our digital platforms.
  • As a Sitecore Application Architect, you will join our architecture team and be responsibility for the end-to-end architecture and design of the Sitecore application stack and services. The role will play a key role on transforming the monolithic solution in to composable & loosely coupled architecture such as JAMStack or MACH with NextJS & Node.JS hosted on docker and Kubernetes Services which provides great performance and rapid speed to market.
  • This role will lead the definition, oversight, and governance of architectural patterns for our Sitecore platform and services in the Health Insurance Digital estate, and will work collaboratively with the engineering, feature teams, security architects and analysts.
  • You will also play a lead role in the wider architecture community at client, exchanging information with the community and showcasing the Digital architecture.
  • You will be an engaging technical leader with exceptional communication skills and a clear passion for empowering data-driven decision making across government.


  • End-to-end accountability for identification of application solution options and recommendations, governed by our strategic architecture and informed by our current and future technology landscape
  • Provide oversight and management of detailed application architecture, design and build to ensure that the built solutions match the designed solution, meet customer requirements, and perform to required service levels
  • Ensure application architecture, design and development align with client’s enterprise and solution architecture and overall security and coding practises
  • Take an active leadership role based on a deep understanding of and hands-on approach to the full technology stack. They will play a key influencing role through working with business stakeholders, Product Owners, Architects and Tech Leads as well as third-party partners and technology vendors to deliver the most effective solutions.
  • Utilising their advanced technical expertise, the role holder will ensure that applications are architected and developed to best practises, maximise re-use, and deliver high quality and secure applications that meet or exceed the business and customer expectations.
  • With the Technology Manager, the role will contribute to building ongoing team capability and setting the strategy for the team, recruitment, 3rd party engagement and onboarding of technical staff.
  • Manage the performance of team members and conduct employee reviews. Provide technical leadership, coaching and mentoring of team members. General HR and people management. Assist in recruitment and onboarding processes.

Qualifications, Training and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in an IT discipline or related field
  • Certification and extensive experience working with architecture frameworks / methods
  • Extensive [ 10+ years’] experience in application architecture and design
  • Proven ability to leverage technical expertise to guide teams and influence decision makers
  • Experience with Azure Cloud services and DevOps
  • Experience .NET / C# experience including Web Services development and deployment.
  • SQL Server, Oracle, or other SQL experience mandatory, experience with NoSQL databases advantageous
  • Experience with Agile, Lean and Human Centred Design methodologies advantageous
  • Significant development experience using MVC framework and multi-tier architectures
  • Experience with front end development tools including but not limited to; HTML, CSS, JS, and frameworks such as React
  • You are an advanced strategic thinker, effective at managing change and multiple priorities in a dynamic environment, with the ability to see the bigger picture
  • Knowledge of the health insurance business (desirable)

How to apply:
Please apply using the link below or call Nick on 03 9034 5210 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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