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  • Team Leader - Business Solutions

    Apply now Job no: 492526
    Work type: Permanent Full Time
    Location: Penrith
    Categories: Information & Communication Technology
    Salary: $105,300 p.a.

    A position exists in Information and Communication Technology for a permanent full-time Team Leader – Business Solutions.

    About the organisation

    Are you looking for an exciting career in a place of limitless opportunity? The city of Penrith sits at the foot of the Blue Mountains, alongside the Nepean River, and is home to approximately 198,000 people. We employ approximately 1200 permanent, temporary and casual employees across a diverse range of fields and are committed to attracting and retaining the best people. We offer a diverse range of career paths with a strong commitment to training, education assistance, paid parental leave and flexible working arrangements.

    About the team

    Information and Communication Technology is responsible for the provision of ICT services across the organisation through business solutions, infrastructure/systems integration, spatial information systems, project management, internal ICT customer service and strategy delivery.

    Our team of ICT Professionals are passionate about working with new technologies and being on the leading edge of delivering change through quality ICT services. As part of our team you will inspire, advocate and champion the effective use of innovative technologies across the organisation.

    About the role:

    As the Team Leader - Business Solutions, you will:

    • lead a team that improves Council operations and services utilising digital based solutions.
    • manage a pipeline of technology initiatives through a portfolio management process.
    • architecture expertise with a focus on new ideas through technology transformation and evolution.
    • assist business partners to evaluate cost-benefit and ROI analyses and develop business cases for initiatives.

     Essential Criteria

    • A tertiary qualification in computer science, business or a relevant field
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and proven ability to work effectively with all organisational levels
    • A demonstrated quality approach to the design, architecture and deployment of solutions, with end-to-end requirements traceability and verification
    • Proven experience in delivery of software\digital projects
    • Demonstrated understanding of current and emerging information and communication technologies
    • Previous leadership experience

     Desirable Criteria

    • Experience local government related software
    • Experience in Microsoft Dynamics/CRM architecture, design and development
    • Experience in the preparation of system specifications and documentation
    • Experience with development system and user acceptance test plans
    • Organisational change management experience

    Commencing Salary: $105,300 per annum, plus 9.5% superannuation

    Intending applicants are required to submit a cover letter and resume before 11.55pm on the closing date. In addition, applicants are required to provide comprehensive responses to the selection criteria. Applicants who do not meet the essential criteria will not be considered.

    For further information about the position, please contact Jane Howard on 4732 8255.

    Please allow 4 weeks from the closing date for the processing of your application.

    Council practices EEO and WHS principles.

    Position description

    Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
    Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Penrith City Council (02) 4732 7777 (02) 4732 7958 601 High St Penrith NSW 2750 Australia