Eligibility for an Australian Government Security Clearance is mandatory for this role (must be an Australian Citizen) and current Baseline security clearance would be highly advantageous.

We have 5 open positions for the same.

Job location: Canberra

Role description

We are seeking experienced Solution Architects to join our Canberra Security team to help our Defence and National Security clients transform their enterprise technology landscapes and pivot to new operating models.

In this client facing role, you will have the opportunity to lead some of the largest and complex projects where you will play a crucial role in helping our clients uncover trapped value and deliver next generation digital services; thereby building the foundation for the improved delivery of services to their partners, allies, and the Australian Public.

Key responsibilities

+ Providing digital and architectural evangelism and leadership to Accenture’s Defence and National Security Industry teams and client teams of all shapes and sizes, acting as a trusted advisor, bringing a focus on time to value and improved service delivery.

+ Designing, developing, and leading the implementation of digital programs and projects, including those delivering capabilities to on-premise or cloud hosted environments.

+ Establishing and operating Solution Architecture forums and governance bodies to advise on technology patterns, services, and technology roadmaps.

+ Managing high performing digital design professionals with emphasis on staff wellbeing, stewardship, and client value creation.

Help drive thought leadership on our Defence and National Security digital services agenda, by demonstrating specific and upcoming digital services and Accenture assets through Proof of Concepts, publications and/or asset development.

Skills and experience

+ Experience of at least five years delivering or supporting enterprise technology services,

+ Experience of at least two years delivering or supporting enterprise environments and platforms as a Solutions Architecture, either in a management or leadership role;

+ Experience with developing Solution Architecture documentation including architecture product roadmaps and design documentation aligned to The Open Group Architecture Forum (TOGAF);

+ Experience providing solution architecture advisory services and acting as a trusted advisor to clients.

+ Experience with Cloud Infrastructure, Platform and Softwas as a Service offerings, including cloud native services provided by Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.

+ Experience managing a team of solution architecture professionals and meeting project timeframes, such as the operationalization of product delivery services in a client environment or managing continuous improvement initiatives as part of BAU with a predefined release schedule.

+ Experience with providing solution advisory services in support of programs of work delivering large Enterprise Platforms such as CRM, ERP, HCM or other large technology application environments.


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