Solutions Architect

Job Title: Solutions Architect
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $900 per day
Start Date: 2019-06-23
Reference: JO-1906-96120
Contact Name: Pooja Deshmukh (TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 24, 2019 17:00

Job Description

About the Role:

This role is to design solution for assigned projects and to deliver new initiatives.
The role will also coordinate delivery of assigned initiatives and activities required for the solutions. This will include working with project, ICT Operations, business stakeholders and vendor teams.
  • Develop solution designs for assigned projects.
  • Coordinate technical delivery of project or New Initiative designs though multi-disciplinary teams (vendor, ICT Operations and project teams).
  • Recommend solutions roadmap for existing systems based on technical assessment.
  • Develop technical documentation to support procurement.
  • Monitor the market to gain knowledge and understanding of currently emerging technologies.
  • Identify new and emerging hardware and software technologies and products, assess their relevance and potential value to the organisation, and contribute to briefings to staff and management. 
  • Provide detailed time and cost estimates for delivery of these solutions.
  • Providing technical advice on establishing and maintaining robust and scalable ICT solutions that will assist ICT strategies, products and enhancements.
  • Provide timely and effective ICT solution design services including technical advice on complex matters relating to the desktop and server environment, network topology,  and ICT infrastructure.
  • Undertake work required to reduce the new initiatives queue to target levels
  • Triage new initiatives and progress candidates through technical investigation.
  • Develop solution designs/technical delivery plans for approved initiatives.

About You:
  • Proven ability to develop high quality solution design documents, diagrams or other design artefacts.
  • Proven ability to utilise critical thinking, judgement, and experience to define, analyse, and resolve incidents and problems
  • Proven ability to coordinate multi-disciplined teams to achieve a high level of availability and reliability.
  • Proven ability to utilise critical thinking, judgement, and experience to define, analyse, and resolve incidents and problems
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to establish effective stakeholder relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to express high-level solution design in terms that are understandable to both business stakeholders and the technical resources that need to develop detailed solution design.
  • Demonstrated ability to utilise a high-level of initiative with minimal supervision.
  • Understanding of and experience with technologies, including:
    • Networking
    • Telecommunications
    • Virtualisation
    • Storage
    • Server Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, Solaris, AIX)
    • Systems (Active Directory, Exchange, etc)
    • Citrix
    • Databases (Oracle, SQL)
  • Proven ability to develop technical documents for procurement purposes, and experience conducting tender evaluations.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Pooja Deshmukh on 07 3023 1078, quoting ref no. JO-1906-96120. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at