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Manager, Solution Design

Advertiser: Curtin University3.8 out of 53.8 overall rating (133 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
13 Aug 2019
Work Type
Full Time
Information & Communication Technology, Management
  • Permanent, full-time
  • Competitive salary, plus 17% Superannuation 
Digital & Technology Solutions is Curtin University’s internal IT function, focused on delivering enterprise digital and technology solutions across the University. We deliver these solutions by leveraging a trusted partner and business IT model that is based upon the Curtin values and a set of IT team philosophies.

We have recently transformed our approach and structure to ensure we are driving innovation in a fast, scalable and agile manner that delivers an impact the first time. We are now ready to deliver our new IT improvement strategy and build the next five (5) year digital roadmap with the University.

If you enjoy technology, transformation, continual innovation and change, then the Digital & Technology Solutions team at Curtin is for you!

For further information on working at Curtin University please visit: About Curtin Perth
Your new role
Are you a highly skilled Manager with extensive experience in Solution Design, designing strategies and solutions that address business needs or opportunities? Can you plan, manage and organise the operations of the unit whilst providing strategic leadership to staff?
We are seeking an energetic Solutions Design Manager to join our Solution Delivery team.
You will:
  • Design, develop and maintain the solution architecture practices, processes and systems.
  • Provide support and leadership across every solution design created by the team.
  • Provide architectural support and solution insights on Digital & Technology Solutions business engagements.
  • Co-Design, build and maintain the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and the Solution Delivery Framework & toolsets
  • Ensure all work adheres to the Solution Delivery Framework.
  • Fully participate and engage in the team culture, mindsets & philosophies by modelling the expected behaviours and values.
You will bring to the role:
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications with extensive relevant experience at a senior level in the ICT field, or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training.
  • Extensive people management experience.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement.
  • Demonstrated knowledge, understanding and experience with solution architecture and design methods and practices such as Zachman and TOGAF 9.0.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of architectural standards.
  • Ability to follow architectural practices and frameworks.
  • Excellent communication skills including the ability to negotiate, influence and consult with a diverse audience across all levels of an organisation.
  • Proven planning and management skills and a record of successfully delivering business outcomes for an organisation.
What we offer you:
For details of Curtin’s employee benefits please visit
Applications close: 12am, Friday 23rd August 2019
Valuing Diversity and Inclusion
At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance.  
To find out more about this role please contact: 

Natalie Munro, Talent Advisor
Phone: 08 9266 2280
To apply please complete the application form below. 
Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time.

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