Job details

Location
Parramatta
Salary
Up to AU$950 per day + Super
Job Type
Contract
Ref
37817_1655439163
Contact
Laurie Weeks
Contact email
Email Laurie
Contact phone
0405 306 634
Posted
11 days ago

Job details

Location
Parramatta
Salary
Up to AU$950 per day + Super
Job Type
Contract
Ref
37817_1655439163
Contact
Laurie Weeks
Contact email
Email Laurie
Contact phone
0405 306 634
Posted
11 days ago

Role: Solution Architect
Daily Rate: $950 + Super
Duration: Until 30/12/22 (highly likely to extend)
Location: Parramatta
Client: NSW Police Force

The Project

The Refresh and Resilience Program will directly address the NSWPF Strategic Imperative to uplift core IT capability and services to stabilise and protect critical platforms as highlighted in the NSWPF ICT Strategy 2019-2021. Additionally, the project will upgrade the organisational capabilities in the area of Technology Enablers through:

  • Mitigating the risk associated with "burning platforms";
  • Enhancing the basics of operational and business service delivery;
  • Providing upgrades to systems and application platforms;
  • Aligning asset refresh programs to Enterprise Architecture.

The Role

The Solutions Architect role is a role within NSWPF supporting the Refresh and Resilience transformation program within NSWPF. The Program's remit is to adopt a contemporary Policing platform and modernise its Policing systems whilst ensuring the level of service is maintained / improved for front line officers and back-office staff within the business.

The position works closely with other business units and the program / project team and has an emphasis on the development of solution architecture deliverables. The role reports directly to the Refresh and Resilience Program Manager and the IPOS Lead Architect, with a dotted line to Enterprise Architect for Integration and Applications.

The role will ensure alignment of solution architecture with enterprise architecture and NSWPF ICT Strategy.

Key Acountabilities

  • MS Dynamics, CRM Experience is essential
  • Will be working on a MS Dynamics On Prem solution
  • Product Owner relations experience is essential
  • Drive all stages of solution architecture, including identification and evaluation of relevant solutions, that support the organisation's required capabilities throughout the lifecycle of the program.
  • Work within the Enterprise Solution concept and Enterprise architecture framework to identify possible solution options highlighting the benefits or risks of each option and reticulate the rationale for a preferred solution.
  • Define and design solutions to assist the business in meeting their business objectives.
  • Work within an Agile project delivery team and drive architecture deliverables based on project timeframes.
  • Analyze and translate business and technical requirements into a solution blueprint that outlines enterprise services integrated across applications, systems and platforms teams to achieve objectives.
  • Document current and future state architectures.
  • Identify and develop transition state architectures that takes into account a multi-year multi-system transformation program.
  • Provide leadership and guidance in the subject of Application Architecture and Integration (Services and API Management).
  • Develop, pilot and recommend new architectures to support application requirements leveraging reusable components. Reviews new solutions for conformance to existing architectures. Understands and articulates technology strategies and objectives.
  • Responsible for ensuring appropriate security and privacy measures are implemented on all solutions.
  • Ensure team effectiveness and manage client expectations through timely delivery of project deliverables.
  • Experience with different DevOps toolsets in the automation of Software and infrastructure as Code.
  • Experience in complex application integration approaches using products e.g. Mulesoft, IIB, EntireX and MQ.
  • Ability to solution leveraging microservice architecture through containerization technologies e.g. AKS, Vmware, Kubernetes and service mesh implementations.
  • Ability to architect using the latest cloud innovations including SaaS, PaaS and with a background in either Azure services.
  • Experience with interfacing with Salesforce, Service Now and Marklogic.
  • Demonstrable experience in Java or .Net development.

About You

  • Experience working on an on prem MS Dynamics solution (not a cloud based solution)
  • Proven extensive experience as a Solutions Architect gained across a number of larger organisations (>5,000 users) with complex solution requirements.
  • Aptitude to formulate and articulate solution approach and vision.
  • Previously worked at a senior level within a solution architecture practice area who has defined and implemented complex solution environments.
  • Ability to lead complex solution discussions to achieve an agreed outcome.
  • Experienced in designing solutions and deployments using modern approaches including Agile, Devops.
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Computer Sciences / Information Technology and Management disciplines, or equivalent industry experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in enterprise applications, solution development, implementation and support.
  • Sound working knowledge of contemporary software development practice and methodologies.
  • Ability to take accountability and to make sound architectural and strategic decisions.
  • Effective ability to deal with ambiguity, unexpected events, and changing business requirements; ability to juggle multiple activities, projects, and initiatives simultaneously.

If this sounds like you, please APPLY today!