Digital Senior Consultant

  • Job Number: JR-10018891
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: INTERNATIONAL: Singapore
  • Opening date: 25/11/2021 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 08/12/2021 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 1 days time

Hi! We’re Telstra Purple 👋

We’re more than just tech and innovation. We’re a collection of passionate people who give purpose to technology. These are the most important aspects of our business – in fact, so important that we’ve used them to literally inspire our name (Purpose & People). 

Everything we do is founded on our core beliefs:

  • We thrive when our people thrive
  • Our customer's success is our success
  • We are trusted and empowered as individuals
  • We are stronger together
  • We continuously learn, share and innovate

Join us on the leading edge of innovation, as we help our clients navigate to a brilliantly connected future.


The role

The Senior Technical Consulting- Specialist helps build out the applications and cloud business of Telstra Purple across Asia. The successful candidate will be business savvy and a technical lead in this space. Both the Cloud and Applications pillar are key to the success of the vision of Telstra Purple both globally and here in Asia. We have a growth target and this role is vital as this will help the BD bring in the work and be across delivery from a technical leadership standpoint.


  • Senior consultant across
    • Orchestration (Kubernetes), Containerization (Docker)
    • DevSecOps
    • Re-architecture of application (Serverless, Micro-services)
  • Up to date with the latest trends
  • Strong application development background to architect application migrations and development on cloud platforms


  • Sales and target driven, responsible for technical proposals, work closely with BD to meet and exceed sales target.
  • Strong technical sales skills in public cloud and cloud native solutions
  • Great communication skills with technical and business stakeholders to quickly understand the problems from customer and able to drive solutions for customers
  • Strong solution design skills in cloud and application space and presentation skills
  • Estimate and outline the solution proposals, and articulate the application and infrastructure design rationale
  • Hands-on skills for implementing the proposed solutions and even small PoCs to prove the concept


  • Technical ownership of the project delivery, and able to technically guide the delivery team for successful development and deployment of the proposed solution
  • Work with teams to understand application infrastructure needs and to ensure these are developed and maintained during the life of the application
  • Documents infrastructure and application architecture and ensure it is up to date.
  • Champion in socialising infrastructure/application policies and practices.
  • Help drive infrastructure as code using deployment automation tools, such as terraform.
  • Have experience in implementing enterprise application using both IaaS, PaaS (platform services) like web app, Azure SQL, event hubs, stream analytics, document DB etc.
  • Familiar with serverless technologies like Azure Logic Apps, Azure Functions etc.
  • Build application containers (Docker, Docker-Compose)
  • Knowledge in container orchestration technologies like Kubernetes
  • Knowledge in CI/CD for both IaaS, PaaS and container based hosting environments
  • Coding/scripting (Bash, JavaScript, JSON, Yaml, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of security fundamentals, including encryption, certificates, etc.
  • Detailed knowledge of systems infrastructure, networking, monitoring and supporting tooling.
  • Certifications with Azure will be highly regarded.

Key Attributes:

  • Demonstrable experience developing solutions in their chosen technology focus.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of their chosen technology focus
  • Contributes ideas to enhance proposed solutions
  • Easy to work with, instilling a positive and proactive attitude
  • Dynamic, flexible and contactable

To be successful in the role, you'll need the following…

The ideal candidate will have highly developed skills and experience in customer management, development, enterprise consulting and development solutions, including:

  • Presenting solutions to clients
  • Building key relationships within business
  • Experience in designing/delivery of key development solutions into Azure or AWS
  • Experience in designing/delivery of key development solutions to on premise/hybrid systems
  • Experience in delivery of web front end development stacks such as HTML and JavaScript and/or experience in delivery of mobile development stacks
  • Exposure to multiple agile methodologies, best practices and development technologies
  • Exposure to classic waterfall methodologies
  • Ability to define and understand customer problems
  • Ability to collaborate and work part of a larger team
  • Good communication skills, high level of technical expertise and extremely passionate about technology

We're after the right blend of experience and enthusiasm, and look for cultural add, rather than cultural fit. We benefit from the unique gifts and backgrounds of each person in our business, and push for diversity of thought in all we do.

Interested? Apply Now!

Working at Telstra brings endless opportunities to develop and grow your career with us in a creative and a success-based culture. If you can help us add a positive impact to every Telstra customer’s experience, enjoy collaborating with different people and can handle challenge in any form, we'd love to hear from you.

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  • Job Number: JR-10018891
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: INTERNATIONAL: Singapore
  • Opening date: 25/11/2021 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 08/12/2021 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 1 days time