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Solutions Architect – MAAS

Closing date:   July 28, 2019
Institution:   Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences
Salary:   $131,969. Package includes salary ($108,044 - $119,061), employer's contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading.
Employment status:   Full-time
Location :   Sydney Region / Sydney - Inner West
Contact name:   Priya Bajaj, 02 9217 0445
Contact email:   Not supplied yet.

Our Story…
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (MAAS) is an executive agency of the New South Wales State Government. Embodying the best of design ingenuity and innovation, the Museum profiles one of the world’s great collections and is a highly successful interdisciplinary institution that sits at the intersection of the arts, design, science and technology and plays a critical role in supporting the brand and vision of the city.

The Powerhouse Precinct at Parramatta is one of the largest cultural infrastructure projects currently being undertaken in Australia.  The project will transform and renew one of Australia’s oldest and most important cultural institutions and carry forward its legacy to reflect the changing needs of the contemporary communities of NSW.

Do work that matters…
As a part of our ICT team, you will be developing and managing enterprise solutions ensuring compliance with the organisational and government policies.

Key highlights of the role:

  • Develop, review and interpret and respond to business requirements specifications
  • Contribute to planning ICT strategies, Integrations and Enterprise architecture
  • Provide technical expertise across various systems, networks, hardware and client operating systems
  • Create documentation to manage third-party supplier engagement (RFPs/RFQs)
  • Lead the implementation of full product solutions

What will it take?

We are looking for someone to join the team with the following attributes:

  • 5+ years’ experience in the DevOps or equivalent
  • Strong experience with Git, Bitbucket combined with knowledge and understanding of JIRA and Salesforce
  • In-depth exposure to hybrid environments (Active Directory. Office 365, Exchange, Database platforms, SQL desired)
  • Strong cross-domain knowledge covering web and windows application development, database optimisation, product development processes, and software craftsmanship
  • Map strategic drivers to business capabilities and ensure alignment through KPIs, SLAs, vendor management and policies
  • End to end Solutions Architecture in complex environments;
  • The transformation of legacy applications environments into modern technology;
  • An understanding of technology transformations, the impact they have on connected services;
  • A trusted advisor and logical thinker with process analysis skills to solve day to day client challenges in the realm of people, process and technology
  • Flexibility to adapt and learn new technologies in changing work environment
  • Demonstrated management and executive stakeholder skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience in public sector is desirable but not a deal breaker
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