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Director - Technology Partnerships and Architecture

Job no: 492842
Work type: Full Time
Location: Head Office, Canberra
Classification: Executive Level 2

Title: Director - Technology Partnerships and Architecture

Level: Executive Level 2

Salary Range: $137,043 - $168,624 per annum, plus superannuation

Business Solutions and Technology (BS&T) is responsible for all software related business analysis, business solutions, architecture, software development, telephony, IT Services, Infrastructure and Cyber Security. We excellence technology products and solutions that provide efficiencies to the broader organisation. The BS&T team supports project management, business contract fulfilment, staff development, productivity increases and enhanced customer service.

The Technology Partnership Office (TPO) facilitates successful working relationships with DHA's business stakeholders and to promote business needs within as part of the technology program. TPO is here to understand, shape, and champion your requirements and ensure their alignments with the organisation’s technological and strategic direction. The business process and business analyst teams support request validation and delivery of agreed solutions as part of the software development lifecycle.  The DHA Architecture team provides oversight and advice ensuring all proposed solutions and designs support both best practice and align with technology principals.  The Data and Insights team manage and maintain the data warehouse and data provisioning tools delivering expertise in the development of reporting outcomes, visualisations, data management and transfer.

You will lead and oversee engagement, providing a conduit between DHA’s business areas and BS&T technical and subject matter experts delivering support from ideation through to implementation of technology solutions across both groups.  You will lead the prioritisation of requests, considering organisational strategic direction and assess and advise on enterprise architecture impacts.

You will apply your extensive knowledge of IT business case development, risk management, business analysis, software development lifecycles and process redesign develop, to implement and continually improve best practice in technology delivery for DHA. You will be responsible for the Technology Partnership Office, Business Analyst and Business Process Teams, Enterprise Architecture and Data and Insights Team.  This includes the oversight and maintenance of the enterprise architecture tool, architecture forums and contribution to the broader technology strategy.

You will have the following skills to be successful in this role:

  • Excellent stakeholder engagement. Negotiation and relationship building skills with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated advanced requirements elicitation and analysis experience leveraging data from a variety of sources
  • Strong presentation and communication skills with experience at presenting to Executive, Boards and Committees
  • Demonstrated decision making and strategic thinking skills, particularly when analyzing how return on investment, cost and risk implications will be leveraged across the business.
  • Extensive team management and leadership experience across multiple disciplines including workforce planning, recruitment, mentoring and development.


Benefits for working at DHA include:

• 15.4% superannuation

• Work-life balance and flexible working options

• Generous leave entitlements

For more information please view the position description.

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Applications Close: Thursday 6th of October 2022, 11:55pm AEST

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