Software Solution Architect

Melbourne | Permanent / Full Time

Listed: 1/04/19

The Company

Our industry leading client is looking for a Software Solution Architect to take the responsibility of development of a common Digital platform architecture supporting the need of the client. You will directly engage with the business customers and Product Owners. 

  • Work with business and technical representatives to outline Target State and high level road map for the assigned business domains and for enterprise solution capabilities
  •  Collaborate within a cross functional team, during business case development to outline the solution, call out tradeoffs, major technical debts and provide input for cost estimation
  • Work with tech leads/designers and business analyst to shape the solution architecture/high level design
  • Actively contribute to Architecture Governance process to ensure that alignment to the target state and trade offs are understood and accepted by relevant stakeholders.
  • Work with business stakeholders in shaping the demand portfolio early on, presenting proposed solution, discussing solution trade-offs and prioritisation of solution capabilities.
  • Proactively scan the market and identify tools and technology trends that can have significant business value. Where applicable, lead the incubation efforts of new technology.
  • Work closely with Head of Application Development and the Enterprise Architect to improve operating model and services related to the practice. Contribute towards uplifting the value of architecture group.
Experience required
  • Strong experience in solution architecture and/or solution design roles on major software development projects.
  • Collaboration skills to work with various stakeholders at different levels of architecture/solution discussions - enterprise architect, business analyst, developers, management and business stakeholders.
  • Experience leading the solution design process for IT software projects.
  • Experience in one or more of major solution capabilities such as Batch Integration (eg. ETL), Real Time Integration (Web APIs and/or Enterprise Service Bus), Master Data Management, Search and Match, Application Architecture.
  • Experience in projects involving web services and web technologies.
  • Work with industry leading client on a large application project
  • Permanent opportunity 
  • Work life balance and collaborative working culture 
If you have relevant experience that matches the requirement, please apply online via Seek or send your resume to Mitali at for consideration