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About the role
The primary role of the Project Architect is to craft the solution architecture for Core Systems (CS) led Programs/ Projects and oversee all design aspects of the development and delivery of the CS systems. You will be responsible for new development and enhancements to the applications within the CS, alignment of solutions across other IT domains and ensuring their end-to-end operability in accordance with SingTel/Optus IT’s strategic standards. The Project Architect is required to have a detailed understanding of enterprise as well as CS domain strategy and ensure that the CS projects conform to these roadmaps. A Project Architect will also be required to provide a mentor role for solution designers within the domain. It is expected that the Project Architect will be the broad knowledge expert at the business and technical level for the large number of applications within the CS domain; as well as being able to collaborate and design solutions which span across other IT domains and Networks. The Project Architect must adopt Cyber Security and Operational Resilience by design.
Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Software Engineering (or equivalent field)
At least one Architecture Certification across AWS, GCP, Pega, Salesforce Architecture
Waterfall and Agile Delivery methodologies Mastering of one or more architecture and design area – business model / process, application, data, integration, Micro Service design, infrastructure Mobile and Fixed Network
Technologies Software / Application Development and design experience Database Development and design experience IT operations Team leadership / management Enterprise Architecture Cyber Security
TMForum Frameworx (SID, eTOM, TAM, Open APIs) practical knowledge and skills 2.
Strong understanding in integration technologies related to SOA (e.g. XML, JSON, SOAP and REST web services)
Relational and/or OLAP Database design skills Architecture Methodology: TOGAF,
Strong Leadership skills
Good Negotiation Skills
Excellent communication and Technical writing skills
Aware of and follow business values
Very effective written and oral communication skills
Ability to adapt to sudden and frequent changes in priorities and workload
Ability to exercise independent judgment and to work unsupervised for long periods of time.
Analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work under pressure and to both externally and self
So, Why Optus?
Our vision is to be Australia's most loved everyday brand with lasting customer relationships. By creating unique customer connections, being digital everywhere and delivered by our amazing people.
Every role at Optus helps us to achieve our vision. We believe in the value of an inclusive and diverse workforce for our people to build stronger connections within our teams, with our customers and fuel innovation.
We're a highly collaborative workplace, and offer a range of perks such as:
Discounts to Optus products and services, and to over 400 retailers Australia wide
Ongoing training, mentoring and development opportunities
Hybrid ways of working
Vibrant campus life, variety of facilities including restaurants, cafes, gymnasium, GP, and post office
It starts with Yes!
To find out more about our culture at Optus, go behind the scenes with our people by searching #OptusLife on LinkedIn.
Please no recruitment agencies, we’ll be managing this role in-house. Any resumes submitted outside of our process will be deemed the sole property of Optus.
As a provider of essential services across Australia, Optus has a critical role in the community through keeping our customers connected to the people they love and the things that matter. We have a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy and also require vaccination to enter our workplaces. Please speak to us if you have any questions about this policy or how it impacts you, including any concerns you might have about meeting this requirement.