Solution Architect

  • brisbane
Solution Architect About the Role… This position is a 6 month contract role. As a Solution Architect you will have both a planning and hands on role. The position leads the development and implementation of project solutions within the CIO platform. You will be expected to take ownership of project solutions ensuring they align with enterprise and platform strategies. You will use your technical expertise, organisational abilities and relationship management skills to: Collaborate with business and technology teams to define and select appropriate technology solutions. Guide the design and implementation of technology solutions ensuring alignment with principles and standards. Ensure all technology change passes through governance gates and meets risk appetite. Contribute to improving the enterprise architecture framework. In the role you will work with the CIO Platform Heads, Principal Architect and alongside key business stakeholders and other technology platform teams to deliver changes for Strategic & Transformational programs, roadmaps and business improvement initiatives. Your ultimate goal is to support the implementation of the Great Southern Bank Technology Strategy. About you… 5+ years’ experience in an Architecture role (ideally in banking) Excellent knowledge of technology environments, including infrastructure, software and data Solid understanding of application integration architecture Good understanding of project management principles Demonstrated experience to apply technology solutions to business problems Strong interpersonal, consultative and communication skills Ability to collaborate and work effectively across internal functional areas, as well as with external parties Advanced problem solving skills Tertiary or Industry (e.g. TOGAF) qualification in relevant discipline Professional experience within Information Technology ideally in the financial services industry, ideally across business or divisions. What’s in it for you? We want you to make an impact. You can be part of a growing and innovative organisation, with the ability to influence the people, culture and practices of Great Southern Bank to keep us at the top of our game. You will be able to make a bigger difference with us! While we might be a bit smaller than the majors, your circle of influence is infinitely greater. You will see the immediate results of your work, be recognised for your achievements, and be provided with the support you need to help balance your career. We believe that investing in our people is central to upholding our great culture.  To help you be at your best, we provide a collaborative, flexible and supportive working environment that helps you balance career, family, health and the things you love doing. We have a variety of employee benefits that you can access from discounted financial and insurance products, a variety of leave options, and benefits and incentives covering, health, wellness and lifestyle options. Read more about these exciting benefits on our careers site! At Great Southern Bank, we’re committed to building a strong, inclusive and diverse workplace, where people feel a sense of belonging, are valued, connected and respected.  We value diverse backgrounds, cultures, abilities, ideas and experiences; recognising the benefits they bring to our work, our communities and the way we help our customers.  We support and promote an inclusive culture through flexible ways of working, collaboration, fair and equitably decision making that empowers our people to be at their best every day. #LI-Hybrid Apply now Share Save Job