Defence Assurance Technical Lead

  • Job Number: JR-10066403
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: ACT: Canberra
  • Opening date: 05/08/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 18/08/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 4 days time

An excellent opportunity has become available for a highly motivated and passionate Defence Assurance Technical Lead to join the Service Assurance Team.

The opportunity:

As a Defence Assurance Technical Lead you will play a critical role in leading a tech savvy team to deliver technical solutions across our network, systems or applications by engaging, determining and implementing strategies to meet our customers’ expectations. You will do this by combining your extensive technical expertise along with your strong people skills to lead and develop a high performing team.

Please note all candidates must be Australian Citizens and hold a minimum of NV2 AGSVA security clearance to be considered. This role will require you to hold and maintain a Negative Vetting 2 (NV2) security clearance.

Your key responsibilities and major tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Assess problems and generate insights and solutions by working closely with stakeholders to understand their technical needs and support your team to deliver to stakeholder requirements and service level agreements.

  • Develop and deploy strategies and initiatives to improve the network, systems or applications and their interaction with Telstra processes.

  • Create and empower a team that thrives on a shared team purpose and clear goals and delivers outcomes that build a great customer experience, continuous improvement and operational excellence.

  • Contribute to work planning activities and identify resourcing requirements over multi-OKR timeframes.

  • Provide input into strategic objectives within your functional area and make and implement delivery decisions in line with the defined strategic direction.

  • Provide guidance, coaching and feedback to your team, and manage the full performance cycle to enhance their skills and contributions.

  • Provide input and support in collaborative problem solving, particularly issues

  • Identify and manage resourcing and budget requirements, so your team can successfully deliver technical projects within their domain

  • Take an innovative approach to address complex technical issues, considering the benefits and risks of a range of potential solutions

Enough about us, let's talk about you. To hit the ground running we are looking for individuals who can confidently demonstrate the following:

  • Strong experience in Juniper Networks

  • Strong experience with Unified Communication and Mobility in Defence

  • Proven experience in team training and coaching

  • Strong technical consultancy skills

  • Hold a minimum of NV2 AGSVA security clearance.

We fully embrace flexibility and choice at Telstra and it’s as unique as you. We believe every role can flex in some way and encourage you to work where, when, and how you are most engaged, safe, and productive. Talk to us about how a role could be flexible for you!

This role requires the successful candidate to be vaccinated against Covid-19, to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people and customers. However, please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.

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.

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  • Job Number: JR-10066403
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: ACT: Canberra
  • Opening date: 05/08/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 18/08/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 4 days time