Solutions Architect

Location:: Canberra
Sectors: Engineering
Employment type: Contract
Salary: AU$120 - AU$170 per hour
Contact name: Ashleigh Martinez-Dyson

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Job reference: BBBH2284_1719188885
Published: 22 days ago

We are seeking a Solutions Architect to champion a comprehensive ICT strategy, enhancing digital services for citizens and businesses. We seek innovative thinkers to collaborate in defining modern, interconnected digital solutions that align with strategic priorities, integrate government standards, and simplify the customer experience. This role demands deep expertise in Microsoft stack solutions leveraging cutting-edge cloud technologies.

Estimated start: 1 July 2024
Initial contract duration: 12 months + 2 x 12 months
Security Clearance: Must hold NV1 clearance
Location of work: Canberra


  • Demonstrated experience as a Solution Architect within a federal Department - including writing high level and detailed designs and engaging key suppliers (cyber security etc) and business stakeholders, to achieve the right design outcomes.
  • Proven ability to document Azure/.Net based architecture, solutions and processes up to secret level.
  • Provide detailed technical advice relating to on premise and cloud architecture and technologies.
  • Experience leading and supporting a team of technical experts in defining guidance, coding standards and best practices for solution development and maintenance.
  • Multiple years of Microsoft .Net experience doing full stack development including using Azure resources such as Functions, Logic Apps, PaaS SQL, API Manager, Service Bus, Entra ID, and deployment using YAML pipelines.
  • Strong understanding of the cyber landscape, and specific Australia Government requirements and best practices along with industry best practices.
  • You have the ability to work under pressure, deliver business outcomes and work effectively as part of a team with a focus on leading teams to provide quality services.

Cleared Recruitment is leading the way for Defence recruitment services, bringing together some of Australia's best talent in ICT, Engineering and business and connecting those with specialised and future thinking Defence industry suppliers to ensure Australia is mission-ready at all times.